Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Joseph Shane Chrisman

Born: 1/21/1974

Died: 7/22/1998

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Joseph Shane Chrisman, age 24, of Whitesboro, Oklahoma, was born January 21, 1974 in Arlington, Texas. He passed away July 22, 1998 near Muse, Oklahoma.

Shane was a lifetime resident of the Whitesboro area where he was a member of the Assembly of God faith. He graduated from Whitesboro High School in 1992. He attended Carl Albert Junior college at Poteau, Oklahoma and received his degree in Forestry from Eastern Oklahoma State College in Wilburton, Oklahoma. He was active in roping, hunting, fishing and being outdoors. He was employed with the Choctaw Nation Forestry in the Fire Service Division.

Survivors include his parents, Joe Chrisman of Muse and Judy Rose of Whitesboro; three sisters, Candace Caldwell of Whitesboro, Tammy Chrisman of Mena, Arkansas and Codi Chrisman of Whitesboro; maternal grandparents, Ernie and Anna Mae Rose of Whitesboro; paternal grandmother, Mav Chrisman of May Pearl, Texas, and numerous nieces, nephews, friends and other loved ones.