Mark Ronald Elam
1965 - 2024

Mark Ronald Elam, 58, of Ponca City, OK, left this life on May 13, 2024 after battling heart problems for several months at Integris Hospital in Ponca City, OK.

Mark was born on July 10th 1965, in Ponca City, OK, to James (Jim) and Louise Elam. Mark attended grade school in Kildare, OK and later moved to Ark City, where he graduated from Ark City High School in 1983. He married Angela Dawn Hollister on January 27, 1984. They had one daughter, Kali Lynette. He was proceeded in death by his wife Angela in Oct 1985.

Mark became a certified Pipefitter by trade, working for several years at Conoco Refinery in Ponca City, OK, and then traveled working turnarounds throughout several different states. Mark enjoyed hunting and fishing the most and was well known for his ability to catch big flatheads on trot lines. He was always on the mission to catch “whiskers”. He always had a wild story to tell but would help anyone in need.

Mark is survived by his mother – Louise (Elam) Withers, of Ponca City, OK, daughter- Kali Johnston and husband, Cody of Ponca City, OK; and grandson - Kamden Schofell-Johnston, aunt and uncle Jan & Rev. Michael Mitchell, uncle Jerry & wife Pat Elam all of Davenport, Ok, uncle Mike Elam of Tulsa, Ok, and lots of cousins.

He was preceded in death by his wife Angela Dawn, father James (Jim) Elam, grandparents Ray & Opal Elam and Rex & Verna Mae Langley.

A private family memorial service will be held at a later date with Rev. Michael Mitchell officiating.

Funeral Home in Charge

Amy Stittsworth Funeral Service
2420 N Washington St
Enid, OK 73701