Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Sid Carney

Born: 3/26/1920

Died: 8/9/2005

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Sid Carney, 85, of Anadarko passed away August 9, 2005, in Concord, New Hampshire. He was born March 26, 1920, in Quinton to Wallace and Berthena Carney.

Mr. Carney attended Jones Academy at Hartshorne and Haskell Institute in Lawrence, Kansas. He then went to Northeastern State to study business.

He met Ema Smith in 1942 at Brownwood, Texas, where he was stationed at Camp Bowie, where she was employed as a Harvey Girl. They married in 1943 at the First United Methodist Church in McAlester.

He served in the U.S. Army as a Field Artillery Captain in the European Theatre during World War II. After WWII, he attended Oklahoma State University where he received his MBA. In 1949, he taught accounting at Eastern State College in Wilburton, during 1949-1957.

Sid Carney