Louis Wendell Holshouser Jr. was born October 21, 1944 in Oklahoma City, Okla. to Dora Ellen (Camden) and Louis Wendell Holshouser Sr. He passed away August 11, 2017 at the age of 72.
Louis moved to Edmond, Okla. in 1966 where he graduated from CSU with a BS in Chemistry and lived with his wife Elizabeth "Libby" (Woods). The couple celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in October 2016. Louis owned his own advertising business and worked for several years in the oil industry.
Louis was preceded in death by his parents; sisters Wendellyn Holshouser, Gloria Barbour, and Gretta Atkinson; son David; and grandson Vincent Bryon Adkinson III.
He is survived by his wife Libby and their children, Steven Holshouser (Nina), and Alice Womack (Aaron). He is also survived by two daughters from a previous marriage: Deborah Swinford (Rolla) and Linda Downing (David). Other surviving family includes brothers Ted Holshouser (Freda) and John Holshouser (Lena), as well as 14 grandchildren, and many cousins, nieces, and nephews.
A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Friday, August 18, 2017 at First Presbyterian Church in Edmond, 1001 S. Rankin. See www.Baggerley.com for full obituary.
Published on August 14, 2017