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The Daily Ardmoreite
  • Charles “Chock” Franklin Flynn

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  • Funeral services for Charles "Chock" Franklin Flynn, 76, of Wilson, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at Alexander Funeral Home of Wilson, with the Rev. Raymond Norton officiating. Interment will follow at the Hewitt Cemetery in Wilson. Services are under the care and direction of Alexander Funeral Home of Wilson.
    Chock was born Nov. 16, 1937, at Seminole, to Clarence Theodore Flynn and Frankie Ardell (Bryant) Flynn. He passed from this life Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at Healdton.
    Chock was raised in Wilson the majority of his life, moving there at the age of four years old. He married Betty June Rice on Feb. 2, 1957, at Sulphur. They made their home together in Wilson, where he spent the remainder of his life. Chock was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving honorably at the end of the Korean Conflict. He worked for Carter County District III as a heavy equipment operator, retiring from there. Chock loved hunting, fishing and watching the Dallas Cowboys.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Leo Flynn and Skeet Flynn, and sister Billie.
    Survivors include his wife, Betty June Flynn of the home; daughters Rhonda Taylor and John Ivy of Valliant, Okla., and Donna Gazaway and husband, Mark of Wilson; son Bobby Flynn and wife, Annalee of Wilson; sister Mary McElwee of Visalia, Calif.; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and numerous other family and friends.
    Pallbearers are Mark Gazaway, Bobby Vails, Johnny Richard, Lee Anderson, James Flynn and John Flynn.
    Honorary bearers are Billy Floyd Hacker, Ray Howard and Arlo Kimes.
    Visitation will be from 6-8 this evening at the Alexander Funeral Home Chapel of Wilson.
    Condolences can be made at www.alexanderfuneralhome.org.
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