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Michael Eagle Sr.

Born: 01/02/1963 Died: 07/20/2011 Maiden Name: n/a Honorific: n/a

Michael “Mike” Eagle Sr., 48, of Quinton passed away on July 20, 2011. He was born on Jan. 2, 1963. He was a member of the middle San Bois Methodist Church in Bascum community. Mike lived most of his life in the Bascum community. He enjoyed the outdoors and spending time with his niece and nephew. Mike worked several years as a mechanic for Buddy Dugan of Quinton. He also worked in the siding industry for Troy Dugan of Quinton. He also did many brush hogging jobs for several people in the Quinton and surrounding areas. He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Leoda Eagle; grandparents, Turner Silmon and Ella Wilkin; three brothers, Reynold, Frank and Dewayne Eagle. He is survived by three sons, Dereck Eagle of Quinton, Michael Eagle Jr. and Zachary Eagle, both of Poteau; one granddaughter of Poteau; two brothers, Turner with Kathy Eagle of Tulsa, and Clifford Eagle of Tucson, Ariz.; three sisters, Walley Eagle of Oklahoma City, DeeSandra Ben of Choctaw, Miss., and Nancy Eagle of McAlester; a half-sister Helen Lester of Stockton, Calif.; two aunts, June with Dick Sidles of Durant, and Wilma with Monte Liston of Denison, Texas; uncle Turner Silmon of Shawnee; 11 nieces; four nephews; nine great-nieces; nine great-nephews; many friends; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins of the Montana area. He will be missed by all.