Graveside services with military honors for Micah Anthony Brummell, 26, will be at 1 p.m. today at Highland Cemetery in Lawton, Okla., with Lead Pastor Kirk Pearson of Grace Fellowship Church officiating.
Mr. Brummell died May 7, 2013, in Harker Heights. He was born Oct. 21, 1986, in Princeton, N.J., to Robert L. and Everal O. (Kirton) Brummell. He was raised in Lawton, where he attended Crosby Park Elementary and Eisenhower Junior and Senior High, where he graduated in 2006.
He enlisted in the U.S. Army shortly after graduation and received the National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal and the Army Service Ribbon. After being honorably discharged in 2008, he worked as an artist by trade, and was currently writing and producing music. He started playing the violin when he was 3 and had played in numerous recitals through the years. He lived with and cared for his dad, and had acted as guardian for his sister’s children while she was deployed. He will remain in his family’s hearts as a loving and caring son, brother, nephew, uncle and all-around wonderful person. Family members and friends will always love him and remember him as a blessing in their lives.
Mr. Brummell was preceded in death by his grandparents, Darnley Kirton, Ernest Brummell and Amanda J. Brummell; and an aunt, Sonja Kirton.
Survivors include his parents, Everal O. Williams and Robert L. Brummell; sisters, Linnea A. Giles and Nyla A. Williams; brother, Stefhan L. Brummell; aunts, Frances Kirton, Janet Mekonnen, Andrea L. Raza, Shirley Brummell and Helen Cannon; uncles, Ernest Brummell Jr., Danny Kirton and Jack Kirton; three nieces, Amiyah E. Hancock, Josaline Brummell and Sierra Brummell; a nephew, Zion Giles; and many additional extended family members and friends.
Visitation was May 16 at Whinery-Huddleston Funeral Home in Lawton, Okla. Offer condolences at www.whineryhuddleston.com.