Chris Dudley, 39, Chester, OK, a former Liberal resident, died Friday, November 11, 2011 at Seiling, OK, of injuries sustained in an industrial accident.
He was born July 14, 1972 at Liberal, KS, the son of Floyd L.
& Leta I. Turpin Dudley.
He attended Liberal schools and graduated in 1991. He
worked in the oilfield several years, the City of Liberal Street Dept, Halliburton Energy Services. For the past six years he was employed at Gore Nitrogen Seiling, OK for six years, living in Chester, OK for the two years.
Chris was an avid motorcyclist and four wheeler enthusiast, but foremost he loved being Dad to Garret, they did everything together.
He is survived by a son Garrett Lee Dudley, Chester, OK;
former companion Andrea Forbes, Pueblo, CO;
one step-daughter Aspen Rae "Breezie" Benzie, Groton, CT; his mother Leta Rausher, Liberal, KS; his father and step mother Floyd & Glenda Dudley, Liberal; a brother Craig Dudley, Dallas, TX; sister Joanne Shafer and husband Richard, Liberal, KS; his grandmothers Maydean Dudley, Liberal, KS & Nellie Turpin, Tucson, AZ; nieces and nephews, Samantha Shafer, Jasmine Dreadfullwater, Derick & Alex Shafer; two "brothers" Monty "Scotter" Gorer, Chester, OK & Anthony Hill, Liberal, KS.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers Howard Dudley &
Harry E. Turpin and step-father Billy Rausher.
Funeral services will be conducted 10:30 A.M. Tuesday, at the
Western Avenue Church of Christ, Liberal, with Dusty & Michael Graves.
& pastor Ron Davis presiding.
Friends may call at the Miller Mortuary 9 A.M.-8 P.M. Monday.
Memorials may be sent to the Chris Dudley Educational Fund in care
of Miller Mortuary.