Funeral services for David Polk are scheduled for 10 a.m. on Saturday in the First Baptist Church in Ardmore, with Dr. Alton Fannin officiating. Interment will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery. The family will host a visitation this evening from 6 to 7 in the Craddock Memorial Chapel.
David was born Oct. 22, 1958, in Durant, to Duane and Sue (Vanderbilt) Polk. He passed this life on June 12, 2014, at his residence in Ardmore with his family by his side.
David graduated from Durant High School in 1976 and earned his bachelor’s degree in business from Southeastern Oklahoma State University with a minor in music in 1980. David and Jill Fuller were married on June 14, 1980, in Durant. In 1981 he went to work for Halliburton. He and Jill moved to Ardmore in 1994 where David went to work for Shelter Insurance. Then on Aug. 16, 1999, he went to work as the trust probate property manager for the Baptist Foundation of Oklahoma. David accepted Christ at an early age, and was an active member of the First Baptist Church, where he currently served as chairman of the Deacons. He had a passion for FCA, where he ran many camps and led the Ardmore High School chapter for four years.
He is survived by his wife Jill of the home; son Matt Polk of Oklahoma City; daughter Katlin Polk of Oklahoma City; his parents, Duane and Sue Polk of Smithville; brothers Dane Polk and wife Pam of Clayton, Dru Polk and wife Trish of Smithville; sister-in-law Kay Piatt and husband Greg of Ardmore; brother-in-law Jon Fuller and wife Jeanne of Shawnee; mother and father-in-law Bill and Joyce Fuller of Durant; many nieces and nephews; and his brothers in Christ, Kent Bowles, Kevin Darland and Randy Kendrix.
Serving as pallbearers will be FCA staff members Kent Bowles, Justin Jackson, Chris Kaiser, Todd Thomsen, John Capps, Drew Beard, Randy Kindrix, John Talley and Vince Carter. Honorary bearers will be the Men’s Sunday School class.
Memorials can be left to the Falls Creek Conference Center or the Oklahoma FCA.
Online condolences can be made at craddockfuneralhome.com.