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Roy Glenn Dismuke, 74, passed away on May 15, 2017.  He was born in Comanche, Oklahoma, on Sept. 16, 1942. 
Family visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, May 17, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Whitt Funeral Home.
A memorial service is planned for Thursday, May 18, at 2 p.m. at Eastside Church of Christ with Rev. Ron Stough and Rev. Robert Teague officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Whitt Funeral Home.
Roy attended 1st through 9th grades at Velma and graduated from Duncan High School in 1960. He married Phyllis Branch on September 10, 1960. They raised three children, Rick, Brenda, and Cindy. In 1992, he began Dismuke Plumbing, which he operated with his wife until his sudden passing. He worked as a plumber for 59 years. Roy enjoyed hunting, fishing, collecting Indian artifacts, and making knives. He loved his coffee shop friends at Jimmy's Egg and Daybreak Diner. 
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie Wilson "CW" and Thelma (Brown) Dismuke; and three sisters, Betty Thompson, Dora Eason, and DeAlva Morris. 
Roy is survived by his wife, Phyllis; his children, Rick Dismuke, of Duncan, Brenda and husband Jim Franklin, of Edmond, and Cindy Dismuke, of Duncan; four grandchildren, Dylan and Dalton Dismuke, of Duncan, Kaitlin and husband Mitchel Allen of OKC, and Christian Franklin, of Edmond; one brother, Leemon and wife Darla Dismuke, of Duncan; two sisters, Kathy and husband Joe Henson, of Duncan, and Frankie Jones of Willis, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews. He is also survived by lifetime friends, John and Pat Burke, Jim and Barbara Logue, LeRoy Youngblood, Royce and Pat Merchant, and Dwight and Sherry Duncan.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.whittfh.com.
Published on May 16, 2017
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