The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

Obituaries

September 10, 2007

Obituaries for 9/11/07

STARR, Precious Sue, infant, of Kingfisher. Service pending with Nichols Funeral Home, Fairview.





GEORGE EDGAR ‘EDDIE’ BINYON

The funeral for George Edgar “Eddie” Binyon, 54, of Blanchard, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church, Blanchard. The Revs. Edward Whitley and Andy Finch will officiate. Burial will be in Blanchard Cemetery. Arrangements are by Brown-Dugger Funeral Home, Perry. Friends may call and flowers will be received at Eisenhour Funeral Home, 2500 N. Council Ave., Blanchard.

He was born June 12, 1953, in Chickasha to G.W. and Evelyn Shelton Binyon and died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, at his home.

He graduated from Blanchard High School in 1971, and received his bachelor of science degree from Central State University in 1975 where he was president of Kappa Sigma Fraternity and was honored as a former distinguished student in 1996. He also received his certification as a funeral service practitioner in 1997.



He became a licensed funeral director and embalmer in 1975. He owned Brown-Binyon Funeral Homes in Chickasha, Verden and Cyril for more than 25 years. He also owned Binyon Funeral Home in Blanchard for six years. He served as president of the Oklahoma Funeral Directors Association in 1987 and also was named Oklahoma Funeral Director of the Year. He also served as district chairman and governor of the association and was a board member of Director’s Life Insurance Co.



He was the football statistician for the Chickasha Chicks for more than 17 years. His family was the founding family of the Festival of Light in Chickasha in 1993. He was a member and past president of the Chickasha Rotary Club where he was named a Paul Harris Fellow, a member and past president of the Chickasha Chamber of Commerce and past chairman of Chickasha Certified Cities Steering Committee. He was past president and board member of Frontier Country Marketing Association and past treasurer and member of the Blanchard Lions Club. His latest accomplishment was being a licensed real estate agent.

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