He was born July 3, 1945, in San Diego, Calif., to Nave Junior and Nancy Alice (Casteel) Abbiss. Eddie served in the US Air Force during the Viet Nam conflict. Eddie was a member of First Christian Church, in Wewoka. She is survived by four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Willie Williams officiating, and interment to follow at Oakwood Cemetery. 24, 1968, in Wewoka, and to this marriage two children were born. They moved to Seminole 31 years ago from Del City to become cattle ranchers.
Survivors include two daughters, Bertha Tilkens, of Norman and Bonnie Gibson and her husband Jimmy, of Mounds; four sons, Thomas Jones and his wife Roseann, of Seminole, Paul Alexander and his wife Ann, of Tecumseh, Marvin Alexander, of Shawnee and David Alexander and his wife Melia, of Hartsville, Tenn.
She had 32 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren.
On June 4, 1989 he was ordained as a Baptist Minister.
He married Katherine Jo Hawkins March, 2, 1967, in Midwest City.
at Swearingen Funeral Home Chapel, in Seminole, with Rev.
Houston Tiger, Jimsey Harjo and Billy Merritt officiating.She is survived by her daughters, Sandra Yzaguirre and Christy Fontenot, both of Oklahoma City; brothers, Jesse Carpitcher, of Oklahoma City and Danny Carpitcher, of Seattle, Wash.; and sisters, Francis Glenn, Erma Harjo, and Carol Carpitcher, all of Oklahoma City Preceding her in death are her parents and son, Manuel Yzaguirre.Funeral Services are scheduled for Monday, June 22, 2009, at 1 p.m.20, 2009, at the Swearingen Funeral Chapel with Rev. Interment will follow at Jones Family Cemetery, in Seminole County. He was born June 17, 1935 to Willie and Jane Alexander.He was raised in Lula, and graduated from Lula High School. He was a bass singer in a few gospel quartets in the Wewoka area.He worked for Southwestern Bell as a Service Technician for 39 years before retiring in 1995. He is survived by his mother, Charlotte Alderson, of Maud; son, Travis Sean Alderson, of Maud; daughter, Summer Artensia Alderson, of Shawnee; sister, Charlotte Ann Shelley, of Maud; and two grandchildren; He was preceded in death by his father, Leonard Joe Alderson, and his wife, Frankie Jo Alderson.