OKLAHOMA OUTLAWS LAWMEN HISTORY ASSOCIATION
To support and further research, writing, education and general knowledge of the History of Oklahoma, its outlaws and lawmen.
101 Miller Brothers' Collectors' Show April 23rd and 24th 2016
In Memory of
President of OKOLHA
Herman Kirkwood helped organize the OKOLHA – Oklahoma Outlaws Lawmen History Association in April of 2004. He will surely be missed by family, friends and members. Without his knowledge and determination OKOLHA would not have been the Organization it was. The Association published four journals a year and until further notice it will be suspended.
Dec. 31, 1942 - Aug. 1, 2015 OKLAHOMA CITY Herman Kirkwood was born December
31, 1942, to Clint & Gracie Kirkwood in Konawa, OK and entered the gates of
Heaven on August 1, 2015. He married the love of his life, Sharron Henslee,
on May 29, 1965, celebrating their 50th anniversary this year. Herman was
preceded in death by his parents; brother, Gregory; and mother and
father-in-law, Mollie & Albert Henslee. He is survived by his wife, Sharron;
sister, Claudine Dye; brother, Bill Kirkwood; children, Kris (Misty), Kellie
Bruner (Jerry), and Kevin (Pam); 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren;
and many friends. Herman proudly served the City of OKC as a Police Officer,
retiring in 1988 after 20 years; also served 20 years with the Oklahoma Army
National Guard. Herman was an avid Historian of Oklahoma Outlaws & Lawmen
and President & Founder of Oklahoma Outlaw Lawmen History Association.
Viewing will be on Tuesday, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. with family present 6-8 p.m. at
Mercer-Adams. Services will be Wednesday, August 5, 10 a.m. at First Baptist
Church of Bethany with interment in Vista Cemetery, Konawa.