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Garvin Bishop

November 6, 1945 — January 2, 2022


Garvin Eugene Bishop went peacefully at home on Sunday, January 2, 2022 surrounded by family.

Garvin “Shorty” Bishop spent his life in various activities, construction and labor work.

Garvin loved music and his hot rod.  He played and sang with his wife and daughter in every community church near and far.  He could play any musical instrument put before him and could sing like no other.  He spent the last 10 years putting his prized possession together, his Modal A.

Garvin was preceded in death by his parents: Henry and Vacie Bishop, sisters: Bernice, Violet and Carol, brothers: Alvie, Ordell and Eugene, several nieces and nephews.

Garvin is survived by his wife of 44 years, Christine, of the home near Stilwell, OK, 3 daughters: Stephanie McMann of Muskogee, OK, Cairi and Kendall Ross of Stilwell, Amanda Bishop of Stilwell, 1 son: William “Bill” Bishop of Phoenix, AZ, 4 granddaughters: Bayleigh and Will Busby of Midland, TX, Riley and Alex of Tahlequah, OK, Addison and Tatumn England of Stilwell, 6 grandsons: Abram and Jonah Ross of Mart, TX, Britt Littledeer of Tennessee, Jeremy, Nathan and Kadence McMann of Checotah, OK, 2 great grandsons: Bryson and Cameron Busby, 1 great granddaughter: Brigrily Busby, 1 brother: Wayne Bishop and wife Cheryl of Chickasha, OK, numerous nieces, nephews, Tina Mae Stewart, Danny Bishop and Gene Bishop, 1 special lifelong friend: Bobby Granderson of Siloam Springs, Arkansas.

Services are pending

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Past Services

Memorial Service

Saturday, January 8, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm

Honey Hill Church

, Stilwell, OK 74960

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