Updated: 06 Sep 2009
ANDERSON, Emmitt (Deer Man)
Emmitt (Deer Man) Anderson, 85, of Route 2, Mannford, died Friday at his home south of Mannford.
Funeral services will be at 2 pm Monday at the Mannford Friendship community church with the Rev. Gene Varnell officiating. Burial will be in Oakhill Cemetery, Mannford.
Mr. Anderson was born Oct 6, 1906 in Coweta. He had lived in the Mannford area all of his life. A pioneer resident of Mannford, he was a farmer, rancher and oilman. He married Elnora Steel in 1933. He was a deacon of the church, an avid outdoorsman, conservationist and humanitarian.
In addition to his wife, survivors include a sister, Velma IHRIG of Weleetka, numerous nieces and nephews.
Smith Funeral Home, Sapulpa, is in charge of arrangements.
November 26, 1991
MANNFORD — Funeral services for Emmitt Anderson were held Monday at Mannford Friendship Community Church with the Rev. Gene Varnell officiating.
Burial followed at Oakhill Cemetery in Mannford under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Casketbearers were Eric BRASHEARS, Aaron Brashears, John BLACK, Doug HAUGHT, Gerald SANDERS and Jay Anderson.