Garland Cogburn was born June 15, 1934 in Clayton, Oklahoma, to Joseph Franklin and Nellie Ann (Summers) Cogburn. He passed from this life November 11, 2011, in Antlers, Oklahoma, at the age of 77.
Garland served his country in the United States Marines. He was a feisty person, and he enjoyed giving people a hard time and just being around others. Garland was in love with his daughter & grandchildren and loved his really cool son-in-law, Robert, as his own. He loved spending time with his family & friends.
Garland was preceded in death by his parents: Joseph & Nellie Cogburn; brothers: Robert Raymond Cogburn, James Edgar Cogburn, Willis Cogburn, Elvis Howard Cogburn, & John Lawson Cogburn; and a sister: Lula Mae Wells.
He is survived by his daughter: Debora Biddlecome & husband Robert of Carson City, Nevada; grandchildren: Robert Biddlecome II, Andrew Biddlecome, & Shannon Biddlecome; brothers: Harvey Cogburn of McAlester, Oklahoma and Ervin Cogburn of Arkansas; a sister: Joanie Cogburn of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma; as well as many other relatives and friends.
Funeral Service: 10:00 AM ~ Thursday, November 17, 2011 ~ Mills & Coffey Chapel
Officiating: Jim Collier
Music: "Amazing Grace" ~ "Go Rest High On That Mountain"
Interment: Antlers City Cemetery ~ Antlers, Oklahoma