Lloyd’s life began on August 17, 1937 in El Dorado. He is the son of Lloyd L. and Geraldine (Lee) Zang, Sr. Lloyd is a graduate of El Dorado High School and served his country during the Korean War in the United States Navy. He was united in marriage to Kay Eastham on April 25, 1959 in El Dorado. Lloyd enjoyed a long career in the oil industry beginning with Skelly Oil, followed by Getty and Texaco Oil. He was a manager of several units at the El Dorado refinery and tasked with starting a new refinery in Thailand during his career. Lloyd enjoyed golfing and travelling with his wife Kay, and friends.
His loving family includes his wife Kay of El Dorado, daughters Tammy (Mark) Dewey of Valley Center and Jennifer (Stephen) Loyd of Fort Smith, AR; grandchildren Carson Z. Loyd, Derek Loyd, Gavin (Jaclyn) Dewey and Candace (Vince) Grady, seven great grandchildren, brother Ray (Debbie) Zang of Pratt and Debbie (Norman) Kirk of Ardmore, OK.
Lloyd passed away at his home on Sunday October 1, 2017. His family will gather with friends on Wednesday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Carlson Funeral Home where his funeral service with military honors will be held at 2 p.m. led by Chaplain Charles Klassen. Memorial contributions in Lloyd’s name may be directed to the American Legion Post 81 or the American Heart Association. Please sign his online guestbook and leave a memory of Lloyd at www.carlsonkirbymorris.com.