|Birth: ||Jan. 25, 1939|
|Death: ||Jun. 26, 2008|
James "Big Jim" Deatherage, Sr., age 69 of Tulsa, passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2008. Jim was born on January 25, 1939 in Owasso, Oklahoma to Coyle and Areta (Hendricks) Deatherage. He attended Central High School in Tulsa and later went to work for Western Supply and Slagle-Shell-Tube in Tulsa where he retired.
Jim married Jean Carolyn Swafford on May 31, 1963 in Miami, Oklahoma. She preceded him in death on April 11, 2008.
Jim is survived by a son and wife, two granddaughters, two sisters and their husbands, also two brothers, a sister-in-law; a brother-in-law, other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a wife Jean Deatherage, two sisters Coylene Sloan and Judy Ridenhour.
Graveside funeral services will be held Monday, June 30, 2008, 2:00 p.m. at Floral Haven Cemetery in Broken Arrow. Officiating will be Pastor Alex Campbell.
Arrangements are under the direction of Mobley-Dodson Funeral Service of Sand Springs.
Coyle E. Deatherage (1914 - 1990)
Arretta M. Hendricks Deatherage (1906 - 1999)
Jean Carolyn Swafford Deatherage (1933 - 2008)
Glenn Dean Jones (1929 - 2012)**
Coylene B. Deatherage Sloan (1934 - 2008)*
James Robert Deatherage (1939 - 2008)
William Lynn Deatherage (1945 - 2014)*
Floral Haven Memorial Gardens
Plot: LakeView - 46A1
Created by: OkieBran
Record added: Jun 28, 2008
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