Earl Devoe Fairchild, 72, of Ponca City, died on September 16, 2020. A Celebration of Life will be scheduled for a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Trout Funeral Home & Crematory.
Earl was born on August 10, 1948, to Jimmey Devoe and Billie Louise (Kratz). He was a Navy Veteran and worked many years as a bowling alley manager. He was a pen artist, enjoyed motorcycles and fishing. He was also a member of the ABATE Motorcycle Group.
Earl is survived by children, Damon Fairchild and his wife, Constance, Earl Fairchild, II, Jan Lee Fairchild, all of Florida, Joel Fairchild of Oklahoma City; 2 granddaughters; 8 step-grandchildren, sisters, Jan Fairchild of Ponca City, Dale Johnson and her husband, Jack, of Pawhuska, Delores Murray and her husband, Sam, of Fort Mill, SC.; nieces, nephews, family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Gale.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Disabled American Veterans, 5300 NW 23rd St, Oklahoma City, OK 73127.