Henry Frank McCabe Obituary – The Daily Ardmoreite
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Henry Frank McCabe, 98, the son of William Thomas McCabe and Pearl Pierce McCabe was born in Cleveland, Oklahoma on September 3, 1922. He walked through the Pearly Gates of Heaven at 12:15 a.m. on August 15, 2021, from room 407. St. John’s Hospital in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma.
He was there to meet him, Jesus Christ his Savior, his parents, his siblings John McCabe (Doris), Grant McCabe (Betty), Kenneth McCabe (Katherine), Velma Martin (Robert) and Tommy Cavin. His first wife: Phyllis Christine Kelso, infant son Henry Frank Jr., wife of 69 years, Jo Ann Shelton McCabe, and infant daughter Marcy Ann McCabe.
Henry attended Oklahoma A&M (now OSU) before enlisting in the US Army Air Force in October 1942. After an honorable discharge in January 1946, Henry was engaged in the management and sale of production equipment oil well for over thirteen years.
In 1959, Henry changed careers and became vice president and general manager of Texas Mining Corporation, Dallas, Texas, which operated an oil well fracturing sand plant and silica flour plant in Brady, Texas. . Henry was also vice president and general manager of Pulverized Sand Company, Riverside, CA, a subsidiary of Texas Mining. In 1967, Henry became president and CEO of Delta Mining Corporation, Mill Creek, Oklahoma, a producer of chemical grade limestone.
From 1976, Henry was president of McCabe-Woody and Company. In 1995, following the restructuring of the company, Henry assumed the role of President and CEO of McCabe Industrial Minerals, Inc. and continued to focus his energies on the development of the company until his death. .
Henry will await the arrival of the rest of his family and friends: his wife, Shanna, from the house. Her brother-in-law Glenn Harrison, of St. Louis, Missouri. Her children: Joan Owens, Austin, Texas, Verne L. McCabe (Rosemary), Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Cathy McCabe McPherson (Mark) Atoka, Oklahoma and Karen Burrows (Brad) Davenport, Florida; 21 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild, several cousins and several beloved nieces and nephews. Special friend and comrade Jerry Hamlin.
The funeral was held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday at the Evergreen Baptist Church, 10301 E. 111th St., Bixby. Henry’s body was buried pending the Great Resurrection at Osage Cemetery, Oklahoma.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Samaritan’s Purse International Relief at
Posted August 21, 2021