The Woodward News

Obituaries

April 18, 2014

Preston Tapp

Online condolences may be shared at www.billingsfuneralhomewoodward.coma

Woodward, Okla. —

Preston Tapp, 57 year old Woodward resident, died Tuesday April 15, 2014. Memorial services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday April 19, 2014 at Crown Heights Baptist Church with Reverend James Steenbergen officiating.

Preston Lee Tapp was born on September 23, 1956 in Norman to Reverend Earl and Mary (Curry) Tapp. He spent most of his early years in Woodward and attended Woodward Schools graduating with the class of 1974. He attended Oklahoma State University for one year. Preston worked as a contractor in the fencing business.

Preston had many hobbies which included working on cars, going to the drag races, fishing singing and playing the guitar and most of all spending time with his family.

Survivors include one daughter Karen Welk and husband John of Gainesville, Florida; one son Jered Coleman and wife Amanda of Woodward; mother Mary tapp of Woodward; one step-son Christopher Lundry of Woodward; one step-daughter Jessica Knox and husband of Woodward; two sisters Carol Whiteneck and husband James of Ft. Smith, Arkansas and Eva Boston of Woodward; one brother Steve Tapp and wife Debbie of Bradenton, Florida. Seven grandchildren Sebastian, Sarah, Lilly, Jadyn, Maddox, McKayla and Connor Preston.

Preston was preceded in death by his father Earl and a brother in law Walter Boston.

Online condolences may be shared at www.billingsfuneralhomewoodward.coma

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