Lowell-Tims Funeral Home
1100 E. Tamarack Road
Altus, Oklahoma 73521
fax (580) 482-8583
Allan Leslie Quayle, age 73, of Altus, passed away Sunday, August 6, 2017, at his residence, in Altus.
Mr. Quayle was born in Oil City, Pennsylvania on May 3, 1944, to Alexander Bremner and Ruth (Steele) Quayle. Moving to Dallas, Texas, as a young man, he returned to Ridgewood, New Jersey, where he graduated from high school. On April 18, 1981, he married the love of his life, Carolyn Elaine Menges, and they spent the next thirty-six wonderful years together before his untimely death. Following graduation, Allan joined the United States Air Force where he proudly served his country for the next twenty years and twenty days. After retirement, Allan worked for the City of Altus as an animal control officer for several years before working as a bailiff for the Jackson County District Court. In his spare time and retirement, Allan and Carol spent their time traveling to many different places for enjoyment.
Preceded in death by his parents, Allan is survived by his wife, Carol Quayle, of the home; one son, Scott Allan Quayle and wife Jenn of Colorado; two grandsons, Travis and Brandon and one brother, Douglas Quayle and wife Sue of Sacramento, California along with many other relatives and friends.
A memorial service for Allan Quayle will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, August 11, 2017, at the Centennial Chapel, at the Altus City Cemetery, with Rev. Erin Martinez officiating. Services are under the direction of Lowell-Tims Funeral Home, of Altus.
Online tributes may be made to the family at www.Lowell-Tims.com