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Billingslea, E. O., Jr.

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E.O. Billingslea was born 21 Jun 1911 in Frederick, Oklahoma to Elmer Oscar Billingslea, Sr. and Vena Anne Ferguson.

He was first married to Marie ?, they had two daughters, Virginia Sue and Patricia Ann. He later married Johnnie Ethridge and they had three children, Ted, Jan and Larry.

E.O. joined the U.S. Army and was stationed at Shepherd’s Field in Wichita Falls, Texas.

He owned the T & L Drilling Company in Tipton, Oklahoma

E.O. died 9 September 1990 in Little Rock, Arkansas and is buried in the Frederick Memorial Cemetery.

Name submitted by Barbara Cunningham and was not a part of the original 1940's publication.