Leroy Painter, age 88, of McAlester, died on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at his home.
Family will receive friends on Sunday from 3 to 5 p.m. at Brumley-Mills Funeral Home in McAlester. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday, October 29, 2018 at Brumley-Mills Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Terren Anderson officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in McAlester.
Leroy was born on August 8, 1930 in Hoffman, Oklahoma to Roy and Nellie (Bundy) Painter. He served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He married Charlene Thomas on December 3, 1949 in McAlester. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and watched all of his kids, grandkids and great-grandkids sports activities. He was a member of Life Church.
Survivors include his wife, Charlene Painter; son and daughter-in-law, Dale and Gail Painter; daughters and sons-in-law, Lisa and Larry Winters, Sherry and Jim Jenson; grandchildren and spouses, Jennifer and Quinton Bryant, Roy and Amanda Winters, Justin and Heather Hall, Tarron and Justin Duvall, Aspen Duvall and Kason Duvall, Skyler and Tanner Streater; great-grandchildren, Cooper Bryant, Camryn Bryant, Callie Bryant, Snowey Winters, Jones Winters, Braylin Hall, Charlie Jones, Alora Jones, Caleb Jones and Tatum Streater; nieces and nephews, Vickie Cummings, Sharon Naush, Kay Jones and Charlie Naush and families.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Nellie Painter and brothers, Jim Painter and Tommy Painter.
Active pallbearers will be Quinton Bryant, Justin Duvall, Justin Hall, Jim Jenson, Tommy Graham and Charlie Naush. Honorary pallbearer will be Benny Brooks.
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