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Lela J. Maynard Ummerteskee
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1953
Cherokee County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: May 2, 2012
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA


Lela Jean Ummerteskee was born in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, on September 27, 1953, to Maxine and Clyde Maynard. She passed away on May 2, 2012, in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of 58.

Lela grew up in Marble City. After completing high school, she attended the University of Arkansas.

She enjoyed playing and visiting with her grandchildren, vacationing with her family, and watching reality tv shows. Her favorites were the The Real Housewives series and Jersey Shore.

She and Perry Ummerteskee were reunited a second time in marriage on July 3, 2009.

Lela had worked for The Cherokee Nation for 33 years. She started in the Registration Department, where she later became the Tribal Registrar.

Lela is survived by her husband, Perry of the home; four daughters, Tomasine Moore and children Kayla and Katie, of Tahlequah, OK; Melissa Lowe, husband, Elmer, and children, Alijah and Aidyn Of Taft, OK; Debra and Arron Parris, and children Bethany and Sally Wilder, and Lucy May Majors, of Tahlequah, OK; Lucy Wilder and husband Jason Sr. and children Jason Jr., and Deona, of Tahlequah, OK; and one son, Michael Bunch and wife Dana, and their son Hunter, also of Tahlequah, OK.

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10:00AM at Sequoyah High School Gymnasium on Monday, May 7th, 2012 (map/driving directions)


Pumpkin Center Cemetery
Cherokee County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Virginia Hutchings Garri...
Record added: May 02, 2012
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Lela J. <i>Maynard</i> Ummerteskee
Added by: Virginia Hutchings Garrison
Lela J. <i>Maynard</i> Ummerteskee
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Lela J. <i>Maynard</i> Ummerteskee
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I will not standAt your grave and cryYou are not deadYou did not die
- they were afraid of her
 Added: May. 16, 2012

- Mary
 Added: May. 6, 2012

- Virginia Hutchings Garrison
 Added: May. 4, 2012

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