Roy D. “Bud” Avery died peacefully in his home on October 20th 2017 at Garber, Ok at the age of 78.
Bud is survived by his wife Ona of the home. Two children; Tonya Avery of Enid, Brent and wife Katie Avery of Mustang and sister Earleen Judkins of Hennessy. Bud was blessed with three grandchildren; Ashlynn Moutaw, Aryn and husband Tyler Kirby, and Amelia Avery. He is proceeded in death by his father Earl Avery, mother Eileen Avery and his uncle/brother and best friend Ronald Powell.
Bud was born January 16th 1939 to Earl and Eileen Avery in Lucien. Bud spent the majority of his youth in Garber and attended Garber schools. Bud was drafted into the U.S. Army January 18th 1962, and stationed at Fort Hood, Texas. During this time he married Ona M. Bailey of Covington on December 12th 1962. After an honorable discharge in 1964 Bud and Ona moved back to the Garber area where they remained for over 54 years. Bud worked for Halliburton for 10 years. He then decided to start Roy D. “Bud” Avery Trucking which he continued as owner/operator for over 37 years.
Bud will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was a generous individual who helped others and loved to visit and reminisce of times past and present. He was passionate about providing for his family and making sure everything was “taken care of.” He was an active attendee of Abundant Life Church in Enid, Ok.
A funeral is scheduled for 10:00 am on October 25th 2017 at Garber Assembly of God. All are welcome to attended and celebrate Bud’s life. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Hospice Circle of Love in Enid, OK, Abundant Life Church in Enid Or Garber Assembly of God Missions in Garber, OK.
Very fond of my good friend Bud and think of him often. I wish to send prayers to Onna and family
Russell E StonerRamona, OK
Ona and family, I’m sorry for your heartache and pray comfort for you all. Love and miss you.
Bertie BaldwinCovington, OK
Your family has been in my thoughts and Prayers during this difficult time.
Lacey DeedsEnid, OK
I'm very sorry for your loss. Bud will always be remembered and I cherish the years of friendship and all his entertaining stories.
Keith PettyjohnYukon, OK
So sorry for your loss Know he will be missed
La Veda CollierGuthrie Okla.,
I love you uncle Bud. I hope they have a good trucks for you & grandpa to drive in heven.
Gene JudkinsEnid, OK
Love you uncle Bud. Praying for aunt Ona, grandma, and mom and the rest of the family. Love you all.
Brittany PickensNocona, TX
Thinking and praying for Ona and family at this time
George and Sharoll K KeginCovington, OK
Sorry to hear about Bud. We will not be able to be at the service, going to Tennessee to visit our son. But our prayers are with you Ona and your family.
Harold and Beverly LanceEnid, OK
Ona, thinking and praying for your family with the loss of Bud.
Kathleen combrink strohmeyerEnid, OK
Sorry for your loss
Stella (Frosty) DeedsGarber, OK
My sincerest condolences. My prayers are with you.
Deanna TrammelGarber, OK
We are praying for your family.
Rod L. SmithApache, OK
Peaying for you all god be with you in the time of nee
Debbie LegatesLahoma, OK
Our prayers go out to you sweet lady. Love you
Phil and Judy CollinsShetidan, WY
Sincere condolence. Keeping your family in our prayers for comfort.
Ronnie and Stacy
Stacy ChainPond Crek, OK
Carol TrekellGarbet, OK
Our sincere prayers for your family.
Rudy & Teresa SimicGarber,OK 73738,
Sincerest condolences to your family from ours!
Tyson & Krystle BurpoGarber, OK
Sincere and heartfelt condolences to the family. See you on the other side.
Gene and Carla HendersonLahoma, OK