Allen E. ‘Gene’ Selvidge
Allen E. “Gene” Selvidge, of rural Henryetta, passed this life on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at the age of 76. He was born on Feb. 7, 1942 to Bob and Opal Selvidge of Dustin, where he graduated high school in 1960.
He met his wife of 56 years at Connors State College. She is the former Carol Edwards of Muldrow, graduating with the class of 1961. They resided in the Long community from 1994 through 2014, enjoying retirement on the farm and several other hobbies.
Gene is survived by his wife, Carol; one daughter, Kama-la; one son, Glenn and wife, Trish of Eufaula; two granddaughters, Kamie and Kacie; four great-grandchildren, Kasidy, Swayde, Bo and precious little Kactus; and four sisters, Julia, Barbara, Molly and Yvonne.
Funeral services were held at Integrity Chapel in Henryetta, followed by interment at Dustin Cemetery.