Beloved husband, devoted father, cherished grandfather, great-grandfather and treasured brother, Johnnie R. Engelbert, age 84, passed away on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 in Marshall, Texas. He was born on October 19, 1934 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma to Floyd Samuel Engelbert and Dorothy Rose (Barkhurst) Engelbert. He is preceded in death by this parents, Floyd and Dorothy Engelbert; brother, Joe D. Engelbert; brother-in-law, Gary Stewart; son-in-law, Larry Codding; mother-in-law, Bernice (Magee) Triplett and father-in-law, Earl E. Triplett. He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Linda A. Engelbert; his children, Elaine S. Engelbert Bristol, Diana L. Codding, Donald R. Engelbert and wife, Gwen Engelbert, Keli Talbert and husband, R. Shane Talbert; grandchildren, Holly M. Hopper and husband, Brandon, Cody G. Codding and wife, Olivia, Josh Engelbert and wife, Melissa, Curt Hinkle and wife, Ginger, Lesa Hinkle, J. Christian Cauthen and wife, Anna, Morgan A. Conway and husband, Dakota;great-grandchildren, Emily and Ava Hopper, Adalyn Ray Codding, Waylon and Wyatt Engelbert, Colby Hinkle and wife, Sierra, Kaleigh Hinkle, Chase Hinkle and son, Jaxon, unborn child, Declan Ray Conway; sister, Madrienne Stewart; niece, Paula Engelbert; sisters-in-law, Gail Sains and husband, Edward, and Judy Mallow, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, loved ones, and dear friends. While in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, Johnnie was a member of Sunset Country Club, the Archery Club, and was a former Sunday School teacher at Virginia Avenue Baptist Church. Johnnie enjoyed hunting, fishing, golf, carving, playing the trumpet and the “Big Band” sound. He also loved archery and was a State Archery Champion in Oklahoma. Johnnie loved football and rooted for his favorite college team, OU. He was a good cook and a great caregiver to his wife during her cancer treatment. He loved doing things for others and especially loved spending time with his precious family. Johnnie was well loved and will be deeply missed by all who knew him. A memorial for Johnnie will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be offered at www.meadowbrookfh.com
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