Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Ephriam Billy

Born: 9/20/1891

Died: 1/19/1989

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Ephriam Billy, 97, of Talihina, died Jan. 19 at the Choctaw Nation Indian Hospital in Talihina. He was born Sept. 20, 1891 in LeFlore County, Indian Territory. He was a lifetime resident of the Talihina area. He was a member of Lennox Christ Church. His vocation was farming.

Survivors include three daughters: Roberta James of Talihina, Josephine Lenard of Louisiana, Vera Lou Dunkel of Maryland; two sons: Philistine Billy of Talihina and Bennie Nilly of Whitesboro; a sister, Lucinda Sterling of Muskogee; a brother, W.C. Billy of New Jersey.