MeadorMay 9, 1937 - Dec 27, 2012 MIDWEST CITY Buford (Buf) E. Meador was born May 9, 1937, in Garfield, KY to Franklin and Ella Meador and left this world December 27, 2012. Buf is survived by his wife of 52+ years, Deleta J. (McGugin) Meador; daughter, Jenni Gilliam; granddaughters, Taylor and Nikki Gilliam; son, Jimmie and wife Shelly Meador; grandson, Davis; and granddaughter, Rachel Meador; son, Jeffery, and granddaughter, Abby Meador; brothers, Maurice and wife Margaret, Howard and wife Marva, and CB and wife Leli Meador; sisters-in-law, and Darrell Galpin, Joyce and husband Jimmy Wright; and six nephews and nine nieces. Though Buf was blessed with many great friends, we offer special appreciation to John and Deenie Oliver. To Officer Trey Fisher and Paramedic Robert Brown and all the others who worked so diligently to resuscitate, an extra special thanks. Family will have formal visitation to receive friends Sunday, 4-6 p.m. Services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Barnes Friederich Chapel. Burial will follow at Arlington Memory Garden.
Published in The Oklahoman on December 30, 2012