Enid News and Eagle
James W. Lingenfelter will celebrate his 85th birthday in conjunction with his 65th wedding anniversary at a reception for family and friends 2-4 p.m. Sunday, at Willow Road Christian Church. Cards may be sent to 6605 N. Oakwood, Enid, OK 74703.
James was born June 2, 1928, in Enid to Orley and Tempest Anderson Lingenfelter.
He is a 1946 graduate of Enid High School.
James and Narcelyn Parriott were married June 6, 1948, at Davis Park Christian Church in Enid.
He worked for Roy Puckett Service Station for 21⁄2 years and was a mechanic for Parriott’s Garage for 47 years, where he was partner and part-owner with Don Haymaker.
He was a teacher, deacon and choir member at Davis Park Christian Church, and currently is a member of Willow Road Christian Church.
His children are Dewayne Lingenfelter and Twyla Gayle Fletcher, both of Enid. He has six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.