LONNIE ALONZO GILBERT BECKWITH
July 29, 2020
Memorial services will be held at the Alfalfa County Fairgrounds in Cherokee, Oklahoma, Wednesday, September 12, 2020, at noon. Please bring a covered dish and come as you are. Online condolences may be made at www.whartonfuneralchapel.com.
Lonnie Alonzo Gilbert Beckwith was born on May 23, 1941, to Mary (Elliott) and Gilbert Beckwith. He was raised by his grandparents, Alonzo Gilbert and Stella Beckwith, in the Aline-Cleo, Oklahoma, area.
When Lonnie finished school, he worked with horses until he joined the Army, where he served for 19 months in Korea fighting for our country. After he g...