Maurice Leon Culver, 66, of Miami died Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008, at Saint Francis Hospital in Tulsa.

He was born Oct. 16, 1942, in Fairland to Cecil L. and Lela (Harper) Culver in Fairland.

He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Fairland and had worked in maintenance for the Kansas Ordinance Plant.

He lived in the area all of his life.

Mr. Culver is preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include three brothers, Dale and wife Shirley Culver of Miami, Cecil and wife Cora Culver of Waterloo, Iowa, and Gerald and wife Barbara Culver of Palos Verdis, Calif.

Services will be announced at a later date by the family. Professional services are under the direction of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Miami.