Billy “Bill” Donald Caughern of Heavener, Oklahoma was born December 1, 1970 in Poteau, Oklahoma to Billy Dwain and Helen Joyce (Turner) Caughern and passed away on September 9, 2021 in Heavener, Oklahoma at the age of 50.
He is survived by:
Helen Caughern of Hodgen, Oklahoma
Katy Jo Caughern of the home
Clay Caughern and wife Mallory of Poteau, Oklahoma
Judy Phipps and husband Clinton of Hodgen, Oklahoma
Linda Earven and husband Frank of Hodgen, Oklahoma
Dwain Caughern and wife Lisa of Heavener, Oklahoma
Jeff Caughern and wife Denise of Greenbrier, Arkansas
Ray Caughern and wife Tammy of Howe, Oklahoma
David Barnhart of Wewoka, Oklahoma
Sherryl May of Wister, Oklahoma
Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and a host of many friends
He was preceded in death by his father, Billy Dwain Caughern and one sister, Marie Barnhart
Bill was a 1989 graduate of Heavener High School and a Sergeant Correctional Officer at the Jim Hamilton Correctional Facility in Hodgen, Oklahoma. He was a member of Hodgen First Baptist Church. Bill was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting, fishing, camping, and collecting guns. He loved spending time with his family and friends and enjoyed life to the fullest. He was a loving father, son, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend. Bill will be dearly missed by all whom loved and knew him.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, September 13, 2021 at the Hodgen First Baptist Church in Hodgen, Oklahoma with his son, Clay Caughern officiating. Burial will follow in Hodgen Cemetery under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener, Oklahoma.
Pallbearers will be: Dwain Caughern, Jr., Kit Caughern, Dustin Caughern, Tres Phipps, Dylon Barnhart, and Dave Barnhart.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: Dwain Caughern, Jeff Caughern, Ray Caughern, Clinton Phipps, and Frank Earven.
Viewing will be from 1:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Saturday and 1:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Sunday at the funeral home.
To sign Bill’s online guestbook please visit www.dowdenrobertsfuneralhome.com.