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Kenneth Leon Cutright

February 19, 1932 - September 14, 2019

Kenneth Leon Cutright, 87, Porum Landing resident, passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at his home. He was born on Friday, February 19, 1932 to Ishmael Frank and Leticia Pearl (Clark) Cutright in Brea, California.

All six brothers faithfully served in the United States military during wartime. Glen, Bob and Kenneth served in the Marines. Alfred served in the Navy. Jack and Otis served in the Coast Guard.

On Saturday, June 6, 1953, he married the love of his life Patricia Dees in Norwalk, California.

He retired from Edison Electric Company in California and moved to Oklahoma. Kenneth loved yard work, hunting and fishing. He spent a lot of time doing genealogy and was an excellent craftsman, doing painting and woodworking.

His greatest joy in life was living on the lake and spending time with his family. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Patricia Cutright; his son, Bryan Cutright; daughter, Leslie Crews; and his five brothers, Otis, Alfred, Glen, Bob and Jack Cutright.

He is lovingly survived by his son, Brad Cutright of Porum Landing, Okla.; his sister, Laura Munoz of Porum Landing, Okla.

Kenneth is also survived by his grandchildren, Brandon Cutright, Justin Cutright, Anthony Munoz, Ryan Smith, Lindsey Peaker, Jessica Crews, Kalie Cutright, Emily Cutright, Adam Cutright, Candice Fishman and Jacklyn Fishman; his eight great grandchildren, as well as other extended family and a lifetime of friends.

The United States Marine Corp Funeral Honor Guard rendered military Honors on Monday, September 23, 2019 in Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Oklahoma. Interment followed under the personal direction of John Garrett.

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The family of Kenneth Leon Cutright entrusted his care, services and cremation to John & Kim Garrett of Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service 311 SW 2nd Checotah, Okla. 74426 (918) 473-2244.

McIntosh County Democrat

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Checotah, OK 74426
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