Anh Van Nguyen of Ardmore passed away on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, at Mercy Hospital in Ardmore, Okla., at the age of 64. Anh moved to Southern Oklahoma in the year of 1980 as a Vietnam refugee where he lived the remainder of his life.  Mr. Nguyen was born on Oct. 4, 1952, in Rach Gia, Kien Giang, Vietnam to Van Duong Nguyen and Thi Chi Nguyen.
He attended and graduated high school in Vietnam. Mr. Nguyen later married the love of his life, Cam Thi Nguyen, on March 28, 1974 in Vietnam.
Anh was a member of the First Baptist Church of Ardmore.
Some of Mr. Nguyen’s favorite hobbies included fishing, spending time with family, and he loved watching his grandchildren.
Anh leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife, Cam Thi Nguyen of Ardmore, two sons, Tam Chi Nguyen of Vietnam and Tinh Chi Nguyen of Vietnam; two daughters: Thanh Thi Nguyen and John Nguyen of Oklahoma City and Thuy Thi McCarthick and Casey of Tishomingo; three brothers: Loi, My Anh, and My Em; three Sisters: Anh, My Duong, and Ut, eleven grandchildren; Christyn Allen; Kaine Nguyen; Tames Nguyen; Tyicee Nguyen; Hayden Nguyen; Brandon Nguyen; Trenton Nguyen; Kayla Nguyen; Dominic Nguyen and Hunter McCarthick.
Anh was preceded in death by: brother, Tai Nguyen and grandchild, Kileen Nguyen.
Funeral services will be held today, Oct. 5, 2017, at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Ardmore with Dr. Alton Fannin officiating. The service will conclude at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the First Baptist Church of Ardmore. Online condolences may be made at www.tishomingofuneralhome.com. Services have been entrusted to the care and direction of the family at Tishomingo Funeral Home.