BETHEL, Charlie A. funeral services were held 7 Feb 1998 for former Broken Bow Police Chief (McCurtain Co.). He was 69 years old.
Bethel and Juanita Nabors wed on 1 May 1948 in DeQueen, Arkansas. He was a US Army veteran. He was a Broken Bow Masonic Lodge member and associated with the Broken Bow Assembly of God...
He is preceded in death by a son, Charles Michael Bethel; his parents, John and Viola Bethel; a sister, Jerri Jones; and two half-brothers, Bill and Lee Bethel.
Bethel is survived by his wife, Juanita Bethel of Broken Bow; son, Monte Bethel of Rockwall, Texas; sister Gladys Martin of Glenwood, Arkansas and many nieces and nephews.
Source: "The Oklahoma Peace Officer" Vol. 67, No. 2, Spring 1998, page 26-27 published by Oklahoma Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association, Del City, OK.