July 8, 1935 - Nov 9, 2012 WICKENBURG, AZ Burl was born in Wister, OK to Charley & Emma Nunn. He lived at Oklahoma Baptist Children's Home for a number of years, graduated John Marshall High School, then served two years in the Army. After the service, he worked for ONG (ONEOK) in OKC for 34 years, retired in 1990 and moved to Arizona.Burl loved fishing, hunting and metal detecting in Oklahoma, fly-fishing in Colorado, gold prospecting in Arizona, also watching OU football, RV-ing and spending time with his family. He was a member of several gold prospecting clubs and of Calvary Baptist Church of Wickenburg.Burl is survived by his wife, Jan; sons: David & wife Tori, Arizona; Gary Ray & wife Mary, Oklahoma; beloved grandchildren, Heather, Jacob, Chris, Lindsay, Kaitlyn, Kerri and Kim; six great-grandchildren; brothers: Eugene of OKC; and Leroy, of Vista, CA.; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by infant son, Gary Wayne; mother and father; brothers, James and Buster; and other family and extended family members.Memorial services will be at 11 a.m.. November 24 at Calvary Baptist Church, Wickenburg, AZ. Since Burl loved babies and kids, the family suggests any memorial contributions in his memory be made to New Life Pregnancy Center, P.O. Box 20343, Wickenburg, AZ 85358.

Published in The Oklahoman on Nov. 18, 2012