The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

July 28, 2013

Tefft twins, 85

Enid News & Eagle

— LeRoy and LeRayne Tefft will celebrate their 85th birthday today. Cards may be sent to LeRoy at 4725 W. Phillips, Rd., Enid, OK 73703, and to LeRayne at 2902 Mt. Vernon, Enid, OK 73703.

The Tefft twins were born July 29, 1928, in Enid, Okla., to Eugene and Lelia Tefft.

They were 1946 graduates of Kremlin High School.

LeRoy Tefft and Twyla Dickman were married June 18, 1948. She died Oct. 30, 2010.

He worked 20 years for Bond Bakery and 20 years for North Enid Schools.

LeRayne Tefft and Helen Hardy were married July 29, 1948.

He worked 35 years for Bond Bakery and seven years for Garfield County.

Both are retired farmers and members of Bethany United Methodist Church.

LeRoy’s children are Linda and Robert Crow, Glencoe; Jean Brewer, Pond Creek; Patti and Danny Watkins, Carrier; and Scott and Beth Tefft, Enid. He has 13 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

LeRayne’s children are Becky and Wayne Schoeling, Hunter; Eldon and Colette Tefft, Lamont; Kay and Wes Hurlbutt, Enid; Gail and Steve Schovanec, Hunter; and Jackie and Kevin Sumner, Bremerton, Wash. He has 15 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.