Funeral services for Charles Hall “Buddy” Maybee, 79, of Sperry, were held Monday, April 24, 2017 at First Baptist Church in Sperry, OK. Reverend Andy Anquoe officiated and burial was in Rest Haven Cemetery in Sperry, OK.
Buddy was born December 7, 1937 in Sperry, OK to Earl L. and Delia Dell (Magarity) Maybee. He passed away April 19, 2017 in Tulsa, OK.
Buddy was in law enforcement for 40 years with the Sperry Police Department, a Tulsa County Deputy, an investigator for David Moss, and state investigator for Oklahoma. He also served in the United States Army Reserves. He retired from law enforcement in 2003 and turned his attention to the oil business, where he was President of Hope Oil Inc. until 2015. Buddy started his own oil business, Maybee Oil, with his wife Becky in 2015 and also started Hope Pump and Supply in 2012. He loved to fly his plane, traveling with his wife Becky to Colorado many times. Buddy was a devoted Democrat and loved being “right.” He enjoyed working seven days a week, even on holidays. He enjoyed it when the grandkids came to see him. He also liked being a knight at the round table at the ChuckWagon Diner.
He is survived by He is survived by his wife, Becky Maybee; daughter, Michelle Patterson and husband Steve; granddaughter, Jessica Patterson; grandchildren, Kylie, Lane, Gracie, Zoey, Crystal, Noah, Davin, twins, Gabby and Addie, and Karley; great-grandson, Cash; brother, Earl Maybee Jr.; stepchildren, Heather Davis, Jeremy Carter, Matt Coday, Natasha Coday, and Holly Coday; and a host of other relatives and friends and representatives from the Class of 1956.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Delia Dell Magarity; father, Earl Maybee; and brother, Clarence Ray “Sonny” Maybee.