David A. Shodeen Jr., Commerce, OK, died on Wednesday, June 6, 2007, at Twin Falls, Idaho, following a sudden illness.

Mr. Shodeen was born Nov. 7, 1958, in Salem, Ohio, and moved to the Carthage, Mo., area in 1987 and to Commerce, OK in 2003.

He was employed at J&M Farms in Miami, OK. He was an avid OU fan, Nascar fan and enjoyed fishing and outdoor activities and was a Baptist.

He is survived by his parents, Lianne and Ron Brown, Diamond, Mo.; his companion and children, Loyce Folson, Chelsey Riggs and Christopher Folson, all of Commerce, OK; brother, Robert Shodeen, El Reno, OK; sister, Tammy Brown and husband, Pruss, Carthage, and four nephews, Bryan, Brandon, Josh and Allan.

He was preceded in death by his father, David Shodeen Sr. and nephew, Chad.

Graveside services were 10 a.m. today at the Diamond Cemetery with the Rev. Elmer White officiating.

Arrangements were under the direction of Clark Funeral Home of Neosho, Mo.

Contributions in memory of David may be made to the American Cancer Society, c/o Clark Funeral Home, PO Box 66, Neosho, MO 64850.

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