ELKHART — Stephen Terry “Steve” Britt, 71, of Cushing, Okla., and formerly of Elkhart, died Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, at OSU Medical Center in Tulsa, Okla. 

He was born Oct. 29, 1946, in Elkhart, to James Terry Britt and Anna Gene Cozby Britt. He graduated from Elkhart High School in 1964.

On Sept. 25, 1970, he married Vivian Ala Hammontree.

Mr. Britt drove the school bus for the Elkhart school district for more than 20 years. He served in the military during the Vietnam War.  

Survivors include his wife, Vivian; two daughters, Autumn Morton and Sheana Olson; a son, John Britt; 12 grandchildren; a great-grandson; and a sister, Linda Koski.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Anna Gene Britt.

Funeral will begin at 2 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church in Elkhart. Burial will follow at Willowbar Cemetery near Keyes, Okla., with military graveside rites conducted. 

Visitation hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Garnand Funeral Home in Elkhart.

Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com. Memorials are suggested to Elkhart Recreation Commission, in care of the funeral home, Box 854, Elkhart, KS 67950.