Walter Lynn Airington, of Springer, was born Feb. 6, 1955 in Duncan to George Walter and Imogean (Welch) Airington.  He died Thurs., July 19, 2018, in Ardmore, at the age of 63 years, 5 months and 13 days.  Walter and the former Ms. Barbara Lynne Scifres were married on Oct. 10, 1975, in Ringling.
Walter grew up living in the Clemscott, Graham and Ringling areas.  He spent much of his career working in the oil field.  He was a very talented individual, possessing the ability to play any instrument that had strings.  He was an avid fan of bluegrass music.  He cherished spending time with his family.  Walter was a very happy guy, always wearing a smile on his face and making others laugh.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara; son, Derrek Lynn Airington & wife Julie of Graham; daughter, Marion Denise Pullen of Lone Grove; mother, Imogean DeShazo of Tecumseh; three grandchildren, Madelyn, Cameron & Lily Jo; as well as two sisters, Glenda Cooper of Oklahoma City and Vera DeShazo of Little Axe.
Walter was preceded in death by his father, George; one sister, Erma Joyce Sinks; his brother, Terry Don Airington; and his step-father Everett DeShazo.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Services are entrusted to Hale’s Funeral Home, Davis.
On-line condolences may be offered at halesfuneralhomes.com.