William R. Cogbill

April 15, 1935 - June 25, 2018


William R. Cogbill was born on April 15, 1935 in Pine Bluff, AR to Delmon and Luellen West (Brady) Cogbill. He passed away on June 25, 2018 in OKC,OK at the age of 83. Bill Attended school in Arkansas and served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He went to work for Kerr-McGee in 1964 and worked there until 1969. In 1969, the family moved to San Angelo, TX. Bill worked at the corporate office for M System Food Stores as a computer analyst programmer. They moved to Austin, TX in July of 1988, and moved to OKC in July of 1989. He loved golfing, going to the casino, and horse races. He was a member of the Lions Club, part of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, member of the Unity Spiritual Life Center in Warr Acres, OK.

Survivors Include: his children, Sandra Whatley of Hinton, OK, and Toby Fuller of Tyler, TX, step-daughter, Kris Chandler of Choctaw, OK; his grandchildren, George Wayne Webb, Jr. of OKC,OK, Bobbie Jo Anderson and husband Raymond of Brownwood, TX, Christina Marie Rosenbusch and husband Russell of OKC, OK, Toni Michelle Burleson of OKC,OK, James Penny of CO, Colt Whatley of Hinton, OK, and Trey Whatley and wife Joanna of Hinton, OK, his great grandchildren, Savanah Rosenbusch, Raven Everett, Payton Piper, Shawn Burleson, Brannon Burleson, Brooklyn Anderson, Scarlet Whatley, and Kassie Webb, as well as many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Delmon and Luellen Cogbill, his wife, Barbara Ann Cogbill, and his daughters, Barbara Jean Burleson, and Joyce Marie Burleson.


Services: Private Family Services

Services entrusted to Turner Funeral Home, Hinton, Oklahoma. Condolences may be sent to the family at turnerfuneralhomes@gmail.com, turnerfh.net, or you can find us on facebook.com (Turner Funeral Homes).