Enid News and Eagle
Therrell Hannah will celebrate his 87th birthday Saturday at his home with family. Cards may be sent to 1309 N. 17th Enid, OK 73701. Attending from out-of-state are two sisters, Marjorie Hannah of Alexandria, La., and Polly Micheals of Shreveport, La.
Therrell was born Aug. 10, 1926, in Mississippi to Granville and Hazel Hannah. He is the third oldest child of 10.
He served in the Army during the end of World War II and in the Korean War. He was stationed in Virginia, Fort Churchill, Manitoba, Canada, and the Yuma Desert.
After the service, he went to work for Amerada Petroleum Co. as a driller. He worked there for 18 years. He also worked for George E. Failing Co. for 18 years.
He married Berniece Bomhoff Nov. 27, 1952.
Their children are Martha Marler of Harrah; Barbara Bumgardner of Caldwell, Kan.; Therrell Jr. Hannah “Bub” of Roanoke, Va.; Mitchell Hannah, Enid; Virginia Minick of Vail, Colo.; and Marvin Hannah of Enid. He has 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.