Memorial Services for Paul Wayne Thrasher, 59, of Wellston, OK, will be held at the Maranatha Baptist Church in Chickasha, OK on Sunday, January 21, 2018, at 3:30pm.
Paul passed away at his home on Wednesday, January 17, 2018, at approximately 1pm. Paul was born on September 19, 1957 in Beaumont Texas to Violet Marie (Cook) Thrasher and Archie Ray Thrasher, Sr. He attended Quinton High School. In 1975, Paul joined the United States Army and also married Sondra Peck. Paul and Sondra had 2 daughters together, Melissa and Cindy. Paul and Sondra divorced in 1977, which was also the same year his military service ended. On April 24, 1981, Paul married the love of his life, Terrie Bardsher. They were married for almost 29 years, until her passing on February 10, 2007. Paul and and Sondra reunited in 2013 and were in a relationship until his passing. Paul spent the majority of his adult life as a welder, and he possessed a superior skill in that field. He was also a general handyman, had extensive farm/ranch knowledge, and was an Over the Road Truck Driver. He loved his wife, children, and grandchildren a great deal, and will be profoundly missed.
Paul leaves behind a son and 5 daughters, Cody Thrasher, Lawton, OK, Ashli Thrasher, Chickasha, OK, Jennifer Snider and husband Billy, Elgin, OK, Tonya Phelps, Fletcher, OK, Melissa Myers, and husband Ira, Grand Island, Nebraska, and Cindy Moore, and husband, Densel Moore, Jr., Tecumseh, OK. He has 16 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by 4 brothers and 2 sisters: Archie Ray Thrasher, Jr., Silsbee, TX, Peggy Sue Fruge, Vidor, TX, Jackie Lee Thrasher, Sr. and wife, Lisa, Kerrville, TX, Jerry Lynn Thrasher and wife, Kelvie, Chickasha, OK, Pamela Dianna Stone and husband, Troy, Hillister, TX, Gerald DeeWayne Thrasher and wife, Lisa, New Iberia, LA, and numerous nieces and nephews. Paul is preceded in death by his parents.
Published on January 19, 2018