William Lewis Cavett, 88, died on February 20, 2020 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Family will be gathering for a visitation on Monday, February 24, 2020 from 6-7:30 p.m. His funeral service will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at the First Baptist Church in Glencoe, Oklahoma, followed by interment at Glencoe South Cemetery. Strode Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
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Born to Hershel Ivy and Leona May (Carmichael) Cavett on August 9, 1931 in Stillwater, Oklahoma his childhood was spent in the Pawnee and Ralston area and he graduated from Ralston High School. Eugenia Mae Shirley became his wife on August 6, 1955 in Shawnee, Oklahoma. He served as Deputy Sheriff in Park County, Colorado for many years and returned to the Glencoe area where he was a member of the First Baptist Church and also VFW #11411 in Lake George Colorado.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son, Franklin and brothers Jim and Don and sister Sharlena.
Survivors include his wife, Eugenia; children Marietta (Mikal) McCubbin, Rusty (Lisa) Cavett and Jeanette (Dennis) Billings; 18 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren; and sisters Velma Buchanan and Sharon Irwin.
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