Horace Samuel Creel, 77 years old, of Enos, Okla., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Ardmore.
He was born Jan. 26, 1936, in Healdton, to the late Horace Vernon Creel and Amy Ruth Sutton Creel.
In his early years, Sam was raised around west Texas, then he later moved back to Loco and Healdton. He graduated from Fox High School in 1954. He married Evalee Fern Welcher June 1, 1954. They were married for 54 years until she passed away Jan. 22, 2009. Sam was the owner of Creel's Well Service, and worked in the oilfield in the Fox area for many years. Sam and Eva moved to Enos in 1994, and he has lived there for the past 19 years. He enjoyed traveling, playing bingo, fishing and taking care of his three poodles.
He is survived by two daughters, Tana Littke and husband, Al Littke, Frisco, Texas, and Luanne Pierce and husband, Rusty Pierce, Frisco, Texas; four grandchildren, Lacy Littke Kendrick and husband, Kelly Kendrick, Frisco, Texas, Keesty Pierce Forney and husband, Jack Forney, Moore, Adam Littke and wife, Jennifer Littke, Los Angeles, and Dusty Pierce and wife, Casey Pierce, McKinney, Texas; six great-grandchildren, Jackson, Lexy, Carter, Jace, Knox and Gavin; two sisters, Beth Johnson and husband, Johnny Johnson, Midlothian, Texas, and JoAnn Lanier and husband, John Lanier, Oklahoma City; and mother-in-law Winnie Weeks, Oklahoma City.
Sam was preceded in death by his wife, parents and sister Kaye Creel.
Services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at the Hillcrest Cemetery, Ardmore. Services will be under the direction of Watts Funeral Home, Madill. Condolences may be sent to wattsfuneralhome.com.