Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Earl S. “Mac” McMannis

Born: 8/24/1922

Died: 7/22/2003

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Earl S.”Mac” McMannis, 80, passed away on July 22, 2003. He was born August 24, 1922.

He was a self-made man who retired after 30 years of service at Costal States Petrol Chemical Co. where he was known as the “green grizzle bear.”

He was previously employed at Sinclair Refineries. He served his county in the U.S. Army. He loved the land. Staying busy during his “retirement,” he carried this love into farming and ranching.

Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Alice Faye; son, Earl McMannis, Jr., a