J.E. Crispin, 76, father of Mrs. Myrtle Wheatley, route 2, Stillwater, died Wednesday morning in Perry following
an illness of two months. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by the Newton Funeral home
J.E. Crispin was born January 24, 1871 in Iowa. He came to Stillwater in 1887 from Kansas and
made the run into Noble county in 188(?). He located on a farm eight miles east and four miles
south of Perry.
Survivors include: Three daughters, Mrs. Wheatley, Mrs. Ollie Lewis of Tahlequah, Okla.; and Mrs.
Stella Reynolds of Orlando, Okla; three sons, Louis Crispin of Fairfield, Calif., Avery Crispin, of Enid,
and Andrew Crispin of Perry; 18 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. His wife and four children
preceded him in death.
Reprinted by permission of Stillwater NewsPress.
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