Dr. Brian's Story
Dr. Brian Gerrard Busby, 58, was born January 10, 1958, in Perry, Okla., to parents William Wakefield Jr., and Mamie Helen Busby. He passed away at his home in Edmond on September 7, 2016.
Brian grew up in Perry and was a state champion wrestler for Perry High School. He also wrestled for two years while working on his undergrad at the University of Oklahoma, where he was a member of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity.
After completing dental school at OU, he joined his father's dental practice in Perry.
Brian later expanded their practice, adding a location in Pauls Valley.
Brian was a mason, a member of the Elks Lodge in Perry, a board member of the First Bank and Trust of Perry, and an avid fan of OU sports. He also enjoyed fishing and golf.
Brian was preceded in death by his parents and brother, William W. Busby, III.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 33 years, Diane; sons Brian Gunter Busby and Graham Alec Busby; brother, Baron Busby; sister, Brooks Wilkinson and husband Gregg; nephew, Scott Wilkinson; niece, Brecka Busby; and many other family members, co-workers, and friends.
A wake service will be 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11 at Baggerley Funeral Home in Edmond.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 12 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Edmond with interment to follow at 3 p.m. at Grace Hill Cemetery in Perry.
Published on September 9, 2016