- Ada, Oklahoma


March 26, 2014

March 26 obituaries

Ada —

Harrel Corvin

ADA — Services for Harrel Lee Corvin, 88, of Ada, are at 2 p.m. Friday at Criswell Funeral Home Chapel. The Revs. Darrell Phillips and Kendell Martin will officiate. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday at Criswell Funeral Home.

Mr. Corvin died Sunday, March 23, 2014, at an Ada nursing home. He was born Dec. 12, 1925, at Beebe, Okla., to Walter and Lela Stafford Corvin. He lived in this area all his life and attended Beebe and Vanoss schools. 

He married Geraldine Pinley on March 15, 1945. They were married for 69 years. Mr. Corvin was a farmer and rancher. He had also worked in oilfield service and service stations. Mr. Corvin was a longtime member of the Church of God of Prophecy where he had played the drums.

Survivors include his wife, Geraldine Corvin, of the home; his nieces and families, Pat Jarrett Briley and husband, Leonard, and Dana Jarrett; Gina Maqusi and Emily and Jordan Maqusi; Elana Beaver and husband, Ron, Kayla Luce and husband, Billy, Ashley, Maci and Jadyn Luce, Pam Simpson; Karen McKenzie and husband, Eddie; Tricia Treadwell and husband, Jason, Faith and Grace Treadwell; Barbara Ragland and husband, Gilbert, Shelly Henry and husband, Darrin, and Clayton Henry; Carry O'Conner and husband, Michael, Sarah and Whitney O'Conner; his nephews and families, Donald Pinley and wife, Jamie, Jessica and Ben and wife, Nagalya, and Xelaia; Ronald Pinley and Christopher; Terry Pinley and wife, Angie, Devin and Mahala Pinley, Bobby Pinley and wife, Samantha, Garrett, Cooper and Brandon; and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Loren Corvin; his in-laws, Ira and Louisa Pinley, Bertie Pinley, Veda Duncan and husband, James, Albert Pinley and wife, Audie, Jimmy Pinley and Fred Jarrett.

Bearers will be Billy Luce, Jordan Maqusi, Ron Beaver, Donald Pinley, Ronald Pinley and Terry Pinley. Honorary bearers will be Leonard Briley, Glen Pinley, Ted Archer, Charles Archer, Rusty Hudson, Rusty Hopper, Dayton Phillips, Johnny Lane, Earl Hood, Sherif Maqusi, Charles Bazzell, Bob Brown, Deb Gillum, Bob Stroud, Charles Coplen and Cliff Williams.

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