1949 — 2021
Joe Lynn Bartlett, CWO4, U. S. Navy, Ret., 71, died at his residence in Mooreville at 12:47 AM Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021 after a extended illness. Born in Ardmore, Oklahoma on August 27, l949 to Joe Earl Bartlett and Betty Sue Hurley Bartlett, Joe lived in various towns in Oklahoma growing up as a preacher's son. He graduated from Madill, Oklahoma High School where he played on the basketball team. A patriotic American all his life, he joined the U. S. Navy soon after high school and retired in August, l993 with the rank of Chief Warrant Officer 4 after a distinguished career of 26 years. He took basic training at Millington Naval Base in Tennesse where he met his wife, the former Linda...