- Ada, Oklahoma

October 30, 2013

George Cornelius Marion

Ada —

Services for George Cornelius Marion, 80, of Ada are at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Criswell Funeral Home Chapel. Another service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the Methodist Church in Mulhall.

Mr. Marion died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at a Pauls Valley nursing home. 

He was born Aug. 18, 1933, in Hennessey to John Andrew and Ruby Inez Mott Marion. He married Nadine E. Fox on April 24, 1987.

Mr. Marion was a construction worker building new homes and later a heavy-equipment operator in Logan and Pontotoc counties.

Survivors include his wife, Nadine Marion, of the home; four daughters, Peggy Sowell and her husband, Michael, of Wichita, Kan., Sandra Marion of Atlanta, Kan., Connie Tillery of Ada and Stacy Jo Marion of Shell Knob, Mo.; two sons, George C. Marion Jr. and wife, Denise, Wichita, Kan., and Mark Marion of Wichita, Kan.; a stepson, Lloyd Lee Fox of Ada; one brother, John Marion and wife, Dorothy, of Mulhall; 14 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

Bearers will be Martin Laurie, Rob Hood, Michael Miller, Daniel Bye, Jason Fritts and Hunter Conklin.