Delbert Lowell Cordum, 90, of Elk City, Oklahoma was born on November 29, 1930 in Moorewood, Oklahoma. He is the son of William Clark and Bobbie Marie (Trent) Cordum. He went home to be with his Lord and Savior on February 19, 2021 in Elk City, Oklahoma surrounded by his loving family.
Delbert married Betty Jean Bentley, on November 18, 1949, in Hammon, Oklahoma. He was a member of the Eastside Baptist Church in Elk City, Oklahoma where he was an inactive Deacon and Sunday school teacher. He served in the United States Air Force, during the Korean War. Delbert had a thirty-year long career with Tinker Federal Credit Union as manager and chief operating officer. He enjoyed flying, golfing, fishing, other outdoor activities, and spending time with his family.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, February 22, 2021 at Eastside Baptist Church in Elk City, Oklahoma. Reverend Chris Carlisle will officiate. Interment will be at the Red Hill Cemetery in Hammon, Oklahoma. Services have been entrusted to the care of Richard and Tammy Dugger and the staff of Martin-Dugger Funeral Home in Elk City, Oklahoma.
Cherishing his memory is his loving wife, Betty Cordum; two sons, Shane Cordum and his wife Cherryl of Tyler, Texas, Greg Cordum of Guthrie, Oklahoma; two grandsons, Chase and special friend Paige of Arlington, Texas, Matthew of Tyler, Texas; one sister, Deanna Gamble and her husband Kenneth of Leedey, Oklahoma; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by his parents, Clark and Bobbie Cordum; and one sister, Yvonne Stookey.
Memorials can be made to the Help Inc. or the Baptist Orphanage in care of Martin-Dugger Funeral Home, P.O. Box 707, Elk City, Oklahoma 73648. We invite you to leave a message of condolence, expression of sympathy or perhaps share a memory of Delbert at www.martin-duggerfuneralhome. com. The family would like to invite all that cannot attend to watch the service live on Martin-Dugger Funeral Home Facebook page.
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