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Place of Residence: Seminole, Oklahoma
Died: Sunday, July 24, 2016
Service Date: 10:00 AM Thursday, July 28th, 2016
Place of Service: Mission Baptist Church, Hitchita, Oklahoma
Interment: Lackey Cemetery - Hitchita, Oklahoma
William Joseph Teale III, a resident of Garland, Texas, passed from this life on Monday, July 25, 2016 in Okmulgee at the age of 76. Bill was born on April 4, 1940 in Galveston County, Texas to William Joseph Teale Jr. and Georgia Pearl Kinser Teale.
Bill grew up in Texas and attended High School at Texas City, Texas. Following high school, Bill enlisted in the U.S. Army, where he faithfully served for over 20 years, including tours of duty in Viet Nam, before his retirement. Bill met the love of his life, Danita Sue White, and they were married on March 22, 1967 in Yuma, Arizona. They remained happily married for 36 years until her death in 2003. Bill worked briefly in Sherman, Texas for Texas Instruments. Bill returned to the Henryetta area and worked for approximately 20 years with the Schulter Public Schools System as a maintenance worker. He loved children, was an active member of the Henryetta Church of Christ, and was an avid Oklahoma Sooners fan. Bill enjoyed working in the garden and he was a longtime member of the Disabled American Veterans organization. Bill was a loving son, brother, father, and grandfather and was loved by his friends and family.
Bill is preceded in death by his mother and father; a brother, Phillip Teale; an infant brother, Ricky D. Teale; and his wife, Danita.
He is survived by a daughter, Kathryn Rowe and husband James of Garland, TX; a daughter, Megan White and fiance Cody Gasaway of Okmulgee, OK; a son, William J Teale, IV and wife Alisa of Fayetteville, NC; six grandchildren, Bailey Teale, Hannah Teale, and Samantha Teale, all of Fayetteville, NC, Trenton White, Milena White, and Waylon Gasaway of Okmulgee; by several nieces and nephews, other extended family, and many good friends.
Viewing for Bill will be held at Integrity Funeral Service on Thursday, July 28, 2016 from 1pm until 8pm.
A memorial service for Bill will be held on Friday, July 29, 2016 at 2:00pm at the Henryetta Church of Christ with Rex Walcher officiating. Interment will follow at a later date at Salt Creek Cemetery under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service of Henryetta.
Jimmie Lee Alston, Sr, a longtime resident of Henryetta passed this life July 23, 2016 in Henryetta at the age of 69. He was born June 14, 1947 in Henryetta, Oklahoma to Herman Alston and Oleta (Saunders) Alston. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather who will be greatly missed.
He married Patricia Holt December 3, 1965 in Henryetta, Oklahoma.
Jimmie worked for the United States Postal Service for thirty-three years before retiring in 2011. Upon retirement he enjoyed hunting, fishing, bowling, leathercraft and spending time with his family.
He is preceded in death by his father, Herman A. Alston.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia Alston of the home; His mother, Oleta Alston, a brother, Verdel Alston, two sons and a daughter, Jimmie Alston, Jr. & wife Ivey, Mike Alston & wife Wilma, Christine Key and husband Jody, nine grandchildren, and four great grandchildren, plus a host of other family and friends.
Viewing will begin on Tuesday from 5 - 8 pm, Wednesday 8 am- 8pm, Thursday from 8am until noon.
Pallbearers will be, Jimmie Black, Thomas Black, Cody Pruitt, Jody Key, Dalton Key & Larry Kennedy. Honorary pallbearers will be Rusty Kellogg, Cody Kellogg, & Lloyd R. Holt.
A funeral services is scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Thursday, July 28, 2016 at the First Church of the Nazarene in Henryetta with Pastor Norman Wilkie, pastor of Spirit Filled Church in Tulsa officiating. Interment will follow in Salt Creek Cemetery under direction of Integrity Funeral Service.
Sam Harold Scully a resident of Coalton passed away Friday, July 15, 2015 in Tulsa at the age of 84. Sam was born on August 26, 1931 to Thomas and Bertha (Sloan) Scully in Coalton, Oklahoma. Sam married his only sweet heart, Juanita Jane Corbin On August 31, 1954, at the First Baptist Church in Checotah, Oklahoma. Sam was a United States Veteran proudly serving with the United States Army and was a Member of the Tulledega Masonic Lodge. Sam is preceded in death by his parents Thomas and Bertha, two brothers Jim and John Scully, his daughter Rebecca Scully Collett, a Grandson Donny Collett and a niece, Etta Vanerwegen.
Sam is survived by his loving wife of sixty-two years
daughter Sammie Dixon & husband Tom of Tulsa:
Two sons Eddie of Tulsa
and John & wife Shanea of Oklahoma City,
Six grandchildren & numerous great-grandchildren,
son-in-law, Tony Collett of Henryetta, Oklahoma,
Also by a host of friends and other relatives. Sam was a life-long member of the First Baptist Church of Dewar, Oklahoma.
Sam was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting, fishing or simply sitting on his porch with Juanita watching the wildlife surrounding his home. Sam worked for the Frisco/Burlington Northern Railroad from the age of sixteen after convincing the boss he was twenty-one years of age. Sam retired as a conductor in 1990. His only frustration with the railroad service was when they began phasing out the caboose from the freight trains, it took away his favorite place to ride.
Viewing for Sam will begin on Monday from 5-8pm and again on Tuesday from 8am until Noon.
Pallbearers will be Agents of The Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics. Honorary Pallbearers will be Jim Scully, Tim Scully, Tom Scully, Randy Vanerwegen, Adam Collett, Shawn Collett, Sam Deere, Bennie Gooden & Richard Carter.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at Dewar First Baptist Church with Rev. Jack Vance, officiating. Interment will follow in Okmulgee Cemetery under direction of Integrity Funeral Service.
Travis Shawn Butler Dugan
Place of Residence: Henryetta, Oklahoma
Died: Monday, July 18, 2016
Occupation: Oilfield Laborer
Service Date: 11:00 AM Saturday, July 23rd, 2016
Place of Service: Integrity Chapel, Henryetta, Oklahoma
Interment: Westlawn Cemetery
James Edward Russell
Place of Residence: Dewar, Oklahoma
Died: Monday, July 18, 2016
Occupation: Truck Driver
Service Date: 2:00 PM Thursday, July 21st, 2016
Place of Service: Dewar First Baptist Church, Dewar, Oklahoma
Interment: New Sonora Cemetery
Sam H. Scully, a resident of Coalton passed away Friday, July 15th, 2016 in Tulsa at the age of 84. He was born August 26, 1931. He was a member of the Dewar First Baptist Church. Services are pending with Integrity Funeral Service.
Funeral Services are currently pending for Betty Jo Durbin, a resident of Nowata, Oklahoma, who passed from this life on Friday, July 15, 2016 in Nowata at the age of 53. Service information and survivors will be released as soon as the information is finalized. Services are under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service of Henryetta.
Robin Jo Reed, 30, of Okmulgee, died Saturday, July 9, 2016 in Okmulgee . She was born May 15, 1986 in Muskogee, Oklahoma.
Robin was adventurous and enjoyed the time she spent at the lake. She liked listening to music. Robin will be best remembered for her sense of humor and infectious laugh.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Albert Self and an uncle, Chris Self.
Survivors include her children whom she dearly loved, Michael Reed, Kodiak Hardin and Willow Hardin, all of Okmulgee, her parents, Curtis and Rhonda (Self) Bryant of Okmulgee, maternal grandmother, Peggy Self of Prairie Grove, Arkansas and two brothers, Sky Allen of Okmulgee and Kyle Allen of Schulter.
A Memorial Service will be held 2:00 P.M. Thursday, July 14, 2016 at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel in Okmulgee with Minister Charlie Green officiating.
Arrangements and cremation services have been entrusted to the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Okmulgee.
Memories, condolences, photos and videos may be shared with the family on Robin's Tribute Page of our website at www.mcclendon-winters.com