Nadean Batterton

Nadean Batterton

May 13, 1925 – May 29, 2016
Nadean was born in Indianola,Oklahoma on May 13, 1925, to Roy and Dovie Batterton.She attended Morse & Buckeye schools in Okemah. She started her career at Kresse’s in downtown OKC in 1943. She then worked for TG&Y in Capitol Hill and moved to the TG&Y store at S.E. 44th & Shields and retired from the TG&Y warehouse in 1987. Throughout her life she enjoyed many things including quilting, cross-stitch, cooking, reading, crossword puzzles, gardening and spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her Mother & Father;2 sisters,Wanda Henthorn and Jean Batterton;1 brother Merle Batterton; 1 niece and 1 nephew, Karen Elaine Roberts and Jimmy York. More info at Sunny Lane Fun, Home, Del City, OK

Submitted by Sandra Wall.

Phil Carr

Phil Carr Obituary

Phil, age 73, died July 2, 2003. He was born Jan. 4, 1930 in Newcastle, OK where they lived until 1972 when they moved to Edmond, OK. He began his career at Yellow Transit, then TG&Y where he worked for 31 yrs. as Vice President of Traffic; ending his career with Pacific Inland. He also served as President for Oklahoma Shippers Assoc., member of the Shriners, ‘Acting Mayor’ of Vintage Gardens Sub Division. Preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, one brother. Survived by his wife, Marie. Children: Bobby & wife Mary, Dianne, Jan & husband Eddie, Sherri & husband Chris. Grandchildren: Alexis ‘The Kid’, Caitlyn, Candy, Jason, Jeff, Sarah and great grandson Jacob.

Submitted by Sandra Wall.

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2016 Reunion

The 2016 Reunion is June 25, 2016.  An email will be sent to everyone on the list.  We will mail postcards to those for whom we don’t have an email address. Come out and see what’s new at the Chisholm Trail Museum.  There is a form on the event page to collect information about attendees so we will have an idea of how much food we need.

It’s a little late but pictures from last year’s reunion have been posted in the right sidebar. Thanks to Bob Nunn for sending them.

A few other changes were made to accommodate mobile devices since some of the older photos don’t handle change well.  Pictures from 2013, 2014 and 2015 are on the home page.  2008 – 2012 can be seen by clicking on “Reunion Pictures” on the main menu.  The years are shown in the drop down menu in reverse order.

This website is proudly sponsored by Plano Promos and RKC Promotional Products.

Ralph Keith – Division Vice President

We are saddened to report the passing of Ralph Keith on April 28, 2016.  Mr. Keith worked for TG&Y for over 25 years before retiring in 1985.  His obituary was in the Oklahoman on May 21, 2016. Our condolences to his family.