- Ada, Oklahoma


June 24, 2009

6-24-09 obituaries


ADA — Services for Nancy Babin Boissenin, 64, Ada, are pending with Criswell Funeral Home. Ms. Boissenin died Wednesday, June 24, 2009 at a local nursing home.

Criswell Funeral Home, Ada


ADA — Services for Harrel Douglas McManus, 83, Ada, are pending with Criswell Funeral Home. Mr. McManus died Wednesday, June 24, 2009 at a local hospital.

Criswell Funeral Home, Ada


TUPELO — Services for Bessie Holman Dailey, 93, Tupelo, are 11 a.m. Thursday at the Tupelo Church of Christ, Wendell Ingram will officiate. Burial will follow at Byrd’s Prairie Cemetery in Tupelo.

Mrs. Dailey died Tuesday, June 23, 2009, at a Coalgate nursing home. She was born Sept. 24, 1915, at Stonewall to Ulus Marion and Pernettie Jane Mayes Holman.

She attended Eubanks grade school and attended El Dorado High School.

She married Vinson Huey Dailey on Aug. 24, 1933. He died Sept. 6, 1970.

Mrs. Dailey was an office manager for Boley-Alford Insurance Agency in Ada for several years. She was a founding member of the Tupelo Church of Christ and a seamstress.

Survivors include two sons, Donald Dan Dailey and wife Charlotte, Tupelo, and David Dailey and wife Marj, Hartshorne; six grandchildren, Brian Dial, Jimmy Lynn Dailey, Dana Louise Dailey, Tracy Dan Dailey, Chrissy Dawn Dailey, and Lynne Anne Benedict; nine great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Gussie Holman; and three brothers, Haley Holman, Harvey Holman and Homer Holman.

Bearers will be Charles Hudson, Bob Woods, Ed King, Charles Canida, Brock Jones and Billy Clyde Jones.

Criswell Funeral Home, Ada


ROFF — Services for R. J. “Richie” Etchieson, 81, Roff, are 2 p.m. Thursday at Criswell Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. Gene Teel will officiate. Burial will follow at East Hill Cemetery in Roff.

Mr. Etchieson died Tuesday, June 23, 2009, at a Shawnee hospital. He was born Feb. 22, 1928, at Roff, to Rush and Goldie Etchieson.

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