Winfred Winston Waits Sr.

Winfred Winston Waits Sr.
May 18, 1922 – October 11, 2017
BOWIE – Winfred Winston Waits Sr., 95, passed away Oct. 11, 2017 in Lawton, OK.
The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. Oct. 15 at The White Family Funeral Home.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Oct. 16 in the chapel of The White Family Funeral Home in Bowie with Pastor Mike Henson officiating. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery in Bowie.
Winfred was born on May 18, 1922 to Lemmie Franklin Waits and Alice Addie Willis Waits. He served his country in the U.S. Army and Air Force during World War II.
He then went to work for General Dynamics for 30 years. He owned and operated WWW convenience store in Newport for 10 years. Winfred married Ruth Broome on May 27, 1992. He enjoyed farming and ranching.
He is preceded in death by his parents; sons, Harold Waits and Charles Waits; brothers, Elmer Waits and Lester Waits; and step-son, Tommy Broome.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth Waits, Bowie; daughter, Debbie Jackson, Wichita Falls; son, Winston Waits Jr., Antelope; step-son, Jimmy Broome, Springtown; seven grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; brother, Willard Waits, Phoenix, AZ and sister-in-law, Audrey Waits, Fort Worth.
Arrangements have been entrusted to The White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.
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