In Memoriam
Wilburn  "Mean"  Eugene  McLemore

TAHLEQUAH - Funeral services for  Wilburn Eugene McLemore , 48, of Tahlequah will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 20, 2004, at the Cedar Tree Tabernacle at Briggs. Officiating will Be Rev. Dale Wilson with Daniel McLemore assisting.

Serving as pallbearers will be Johnson Wacoche, Billy Wayne Wacoche, Robert Leon Wacoche, Larry Mouse, Stacy Wacoche, and Joe Tom Mouse. Honorary pall bearers are Andrew Bird, Leo Bird, Leon Bird, Sam McLemore, Tracy Wacoche, Timothy D. Wells, and Billy Gene Blackfox. Interment will follow in the Cedar Tree Cemetery under the care of Green Country Funeral Home. 

Wilburn was born Sept. 15, 1955, in Tahlequah the son of Rev. Sam and Mary Mayes McLemore. He died on Sept 13, 2004, in Tahlequah. Wilburn received Christ at the age of 10 at Fairfield Baptist Church in Stilwell. He was a graduate of Sequoyah High School in Tahlequah (Class of 1974). H e loved to play ball - football, baseball, and basketball - and liked track. He also enjoyed camping and swimming.

Predeceasing him are his parents; two sisters, Kathy Kanatobe '71 and Peggy Perry; a stepsister, Patricia McAlvain; and two brothers, Jimmy and Benny McLemore.

Surviving him are two sisters, Christine Mouse and her husband Tony of Moodys, and Margie McLemore Wacoche '76 and her husband Watie Wacoche '50s of Tahlequah; three brothers, Daniel McLemore '67 and his wife Lucy of Durant, Sanders McLemore Jr. '70 of Tahlequah, and Billy "Stony" McLemore '72, also of Tahlequah; a stepbrother, Wayne Gray and his wife Winona of Watts; stepmother Joan McLemore of Stilwell; aunt Christine Davis and her husband Virgil; uncle Taylor McLemore of California; a special friend and cousin, Jeanna Hendricks; several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and a host of friends.