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Kansas High School Dome
Tuesday May 30th, 2017

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Eugene Raymond Longcrier

Eugene Raymond Longcrier, 82, of Kansas, Oklahoma, passed away at his home on Wednesday, May 24th, 2017. Eugene was born on January 18th, 1935 at his parents, Ervin and Linnie Longcrier's ranch in Colcord, Oklahoma.

Gene retired after 35 years with Dow chemical company then later worked with his wife, Zella, at Flint Creek Real Estate. He was an Oklahoma Quarter horse breeder of the year, a Christian man who did missionary work for the Lord and was a member of the First Assembly of God in Siloam Springs. Gene's favorite hobby was golfing and developed many lasting friendships on the course.

 He's survived by his wife of 64 years, Zella of the home; one son, Lloyd Longcrier and wife Vicky of Arlington, Texas; two daughters, Ninetta Stewart and husband, Jim of Broken Arrow, Ok, Eugenia VanDyck and husband Larry of Siloam Springs, AR; one brother Henry Longcrier of Lafayette, LA; two sister, Thelma Brown of Kansas, OK, Hester Kater of Santa Fe, TX; seven Grandchildren; ten Great Grandchildren; and many friends.

 Gene is preceded in death by his father, Ervin Herbert Longcrier and mother, Linnie Mae(Martin)Longcrier.

The memorial service will be held at the Kansas High School gymnasium of Kansas, OK, on Tuesday May 30th, 2017 at 1:00 pm. The memorial service and cremation arrangements are entrusted to the Backstorm-Pyeatte Funeral Home of Siloam Springs, AR. To sign online guest book go www.backstorm-pyeatte.com.

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Our deepest condolences at the loss of a great man. We loved Gene so much, he was great friend! We love you Zella!

Ken & Linda Lessard Jun 4 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Eugene Longcrier

Mike and Yvonne Larson Jun 3 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of your loss. Our community will miss him as well as he always so active in many areas. Our love to all and prayers for God's comforting love to surround you.

Mardell Wilson May 30 2017 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear about Gene's passing. We are out of town this week and will not be able to be at his memorial service. but know we will be praying for God to give you peace and comfort. We love you. Dennis and Terry Calvert

Dennis Calvert May 28 2017 12:00 AM

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A Tropical Dish Garden with Fresh Flowers was sent on May 28, 2017

Our hearts and prayers are with you. May the peace of Christ be with you. Andrea and Wayne Rumley

Expression of Sympathy May 28 2017 12:00 AM

Our deepest condolences at the loss of this great man. We will keep you in our prayers.

RB and Tina Price May 27 2017 12:00 AM

Never had a better friend. Simply saying gene will be missed doesn't began to tell the whole story. He was a fine person.

Charles carter May 27 2017 12:00 AM

May God be with you at the time of loss and the sweet memories of Mr. Longcrier be joyful strength to carry you through these coming days.

Katrina Herbst Jarvis May 27 2017 12:00 AM

We really loved Gene and will miss him! Unt we meet again! Sending all our love and prayers to Zella and family.

Rick and Robbin Pickup May 27 2017 12:00 AM

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