DATELINE, ULYSSES, KS
James Leonard Oxford Sr., 76, passed peacefully on Friday, November 18, 2016 in Charleston SC. He courageously fought cancer for 11 months never losing his spirit or faith.
He was born on April 4, 1940, Anderson Mo. to Conley & Minnie (Glenn) Oxford.
Leonard and Edith Oxford were married on July 6, 1964 in Garden City, Kansas.
He moved to Ulysses from Sublette in 1967.
Leonard was a member of the United States Air Force 1959-1965.
Survivors include, wife , Edith Oxford, Ulysses, KS.; three sons, James Oxford Jr. & wife, Mari, Ulysses, KS., Greg Oxford & wife Tammy, Satanta, KS.; Neil Oxford & wife Sarah, Deerfield, KS., one daughter, Elizabeth Hernandez & Husband Joe, Landson Sc., one sister, Velma Jean Campbell, Garden City, KS.; Seven grandchildren., Ten Great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Three sisters, Viola Murphy, Ida Mae Davis, Geraldine Ribbing., Three Brothers, JD Oxford, Albert Oxford, William Oxford.
Rosary Service Saturday, November 26, 2016 @ 10:00 A.M.
Funeral Mass will be on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 10:30 A.M. at Mary Queen Of Peace Church, Ulysses, KS. Graveside service will be at 1:30 P.M. at Haskell County Cemetery, Sublette, KS.
Friends may call Friday 10AM-8PM at the funeral home. Paul’s-Robson Funeral Home,