Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Cordell Henry

Born: 7/5/1940

Died: 7/26/2007

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Services were held July 26, 2007, for Cordell Henry, 67, of McAlester, Oklahoma, who passed away in his home. He was born July 5, 1940, in Red Oak, Oklahoma, to Roosevelt and Lula Thompson Henry.

Cordell spent his early years in the Red Oak and McAlester area. He attended Jones Academy and Wilburton grade school. He went on to graduate from Chilocco Indian School. He married Irene Elaine Oldcamp. Clinton worked as a diesel mechanic for John Cornell Construction where he retired in May of 1988.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; two brothers, Arthur and McCarther; two sisters, JoAnn and Dorothy; three daughters, Leandra, Cheryl and Tonya; two sons, Neal Henry and Everett Oldcamp; and 10 grandchildren.