Vernon McBride

7/6/2014

SUBLETTE — Vernon "Red" McBride, 83, died July 3, 2014, at Western Plains Medical Complex in Dodge City.¬ 

SUBLETTE — Vernon "Red" McBride, 83, died July 3, 2014, at Western Plains Medical Complex in Dodge City.¬ 

He was born on March 10, 1931, to Bennett and Mary (Riley) McBride in Rolla.

On Jan. 1, 1978, he was married to Jackie Farrar in Hugoton.¬ 

The couple lived in Sublette for the past several years.

Mr. McBride was a Korean War Veteran who served in the United States Navy.¬ 

He retired from Panhandle Eastern Pipeline Company in Ulysses in 1991.¬  ¬ 

Survivors include his wife, Jackie McBride of the home; two daughters, Kelli Jo Goree and Meghan Urwin, both of Sublette; one brother, Earl McBride of Panama City, Fla.; and four grandchildren, Michael, Jordan, and Leslee, all of Sublette and of Jollie, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Maxine Hunt; and one grandson, Daniel.

Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Satanta.¬ Burial will follow at Haskell County Cemetery in Sublette. Visitation will be at Swaim Funeral Chapel of Sublette from noon to 8 p.m. Monday.¬ 

Memorials are suggested to Kansas Soldier's Home-Activity Fund in care of the funeral home.¬ Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com.¬ 

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