Dean  Worsham


Dean Worsham of Elmore City, Oklahoma was born to Kelley and Treva (Callahan) Worsham on May 27, 1937 in Wilson, Oklahoma and passed from this life on July 13, 2019 at his home in Elmore City at the age of 82 years.

Dean grew up and attended school at Fox, Oklahoma. Dean obtained his bachelor's degree from Southeastern Oklahoma State University in Durant and later attended OU. He finished his master's degree at East Central University.

On August 24, 1957, Dean married Shirley Lee in Ardmore, Oklahoma. Together they made their home in Elmore City, Oklahoma.

Dean was a science teacher at Elmore City Schools and later became high school principal until his retirement. He then worked in the oil field for 13 years. Dean was also a bus driver for Elmore City Schools for many years. In his spare time, he enjoyed playing guitar, singing, riding motorcycles and camping.

Mr. Worsham is survived by his wife, Shirley Worsham of the home; son, Larry Worsham of Elmore City, Oklahoma; daughters - Teri Huebner and husband Art of Elmore City, Oklahoma, and Angie Worsham of Konawa, Oklahoma; 4 brothers - Don Worsham and wife Karen of Tom Bean, Texas, Tommy Worsham and wife Jackie of Ardmore, Oklahoma, Jack Worsham and wife Pam of Plano, Texas, and Ronnie Worsham and wife Tana of Wylie, Texas; 3 sisters - Judy Enos and husband Jim of Winterhaven, Florida, Jane Strickland and husband Bill of Velma, Oklahoma, and Joy Doyle and husband Bob of Wylie, Texas; 7 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

Mr. Worsham was preceded in death by his parents, Kelley and Treva Worsham; daughter, Sheri Worsham; and granddaughter, Molli Allison.

Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, July 19, 2019 at the First Baptist Church in Elmore City with Joe Terrell, Rev. Danny Reed and Rev. Ronnie Worsham officiating.

Interment will be in the Elmore City Cemetery under the direction of Wooster Funeral Home. You may send a condolence to the family at
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