Guy McCune Chalmer Okes
born 08/29/1901 in Vandalia, Missouri
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He taught high school as a young man, was a Frankford businessman during the Depression, an accountant for the Public Service Commission of the State of Missouri during WWII, a representative with Dunn and Bradstreet, and then he completed his career with 20 years in the offices of Carter Carburetor Company in St. Louis, MO. He had long, productive retirement years in the St. Louis suburbs and Springdale, Arkansas. He was a strong Christian, a serious student of the Bible, and a steadfast support to all of his family. He was a witty, intelligent man with a knack for inventing new words and amusing with magic tricks or funny stories. He and his wife had the gift of hospitality, and family, neighbors, and friends loved to be with them.
Spouse ~ Vera Irene Hanson
born 1907 in Lee Maiden's, Pike Co MO