Celebrating the life of James Grady Osborne
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Services for James Grady Osborne are scheduled for 2;30 Sunday at the Lowell-Tims Funeral Home with Burial at the Olustee Cemetery with Ardon Hinton officiating. Mr Osborne was born to William Sammon and Jessie McCarter Osborne on April 21, 1903 in Parker County, Texas, near Weatherford, Texas. He was a framer and worked for the Frisco Railroad 26 years, retiring in 1968. He married Dessie Ellen Grant July 2, 1921 in Olustee. She preceded him in death September 20, 1988. He was also preceded in death by 2 sisters, Cleo Pope and Lyda Osborne, one brother Clarena Osborne, 2 sons Howard Osborne and Virgle Ray Osborne, one great granddaughter and one great-great grandson. Grady was baptized into Christ when he was 68 years old. Grady married Martha Drury December 17, 1989.
Mr. Osborne is survived by his wife Martha Osborne of the home; children, Arthur Osborne, Gruver, Texas; Bill Osborne, Altus, Okalhoma; Norma Drury, Olustee, Oklahoma; twelve grandchildren; twenty great grandchildren; nine step-children; Octava Felty, Altus, Oklahoma; Etta Jean Laird, Olustee, Oklahoma; Jack Alton Drury, Mangum, Oklahoma; Nelva Jo Fancher, Olustee, Oklahoma; Wiley Leverne Drury, Mangum, Oklahoma; Leveda Wagnon, Billy John Drury, Moore, Oklahoma; Mary Katheryne Whittenburg, Gleenpool, Oklahoma; Henry K. Drury, Norman, Oklahoma.
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