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Opal Margarett Thompson Bledsoe
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Birth: Dec. 26, 1919
Hill County
Texas, USA
Death: May 12, 2005
Bixby
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA

Opal M. Bledsoe was born December 26, 1919 at Hill County, Texas. She was the daughter of N.A. Thompson and Jenny Mae Bilton Thompson. Opal passed away Thursday, May 12, 2005 at Bixby Manor Nursing Home in Bixby, Oklahoma. She was 85 years of age.

Opal moved to the Tulsa area from Ft. Worth in 1946 and resided there until 1968, when she moved to Bixby. She was a homemaker. Opal enjoyed sewing, gardening and her grandchildren.

Opal Thompson and W.L. (Willie) Bledsoe were united in marriage on August 26, 1939 at Waco, Texas. They had been married for 66 years.

Opal was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Leta Rue Lurting.

Opal is survived by Her husband Willie Bledsoe, of the home; Two daughters Sandra Sterk of Tulsa, OK, Jenny Bledsoe of Bixby, OK; Two brothers Newton Thompson of Hatch, NM, Leon Thompson of Beaumont, TX; Nephew Leon Thompson, Jr.; Niece Kathleen Solcher; 2 Grandchildren David Sterk and Brenda Allison, both of Bixby, OK; 2 Great-Grandchildren

Monday
May 16, 2005
Graveside at Floral Haven Cemetery
Broken Arrow, OK
Officiating
Chaplain Jack Selby
Floral Haven Cemetery

Bixby Funeral Service
13307 S. Memorial Dr.
Bixby, Oklahoma 74008
918-369-1700
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The Tulsa World," Sunday, May 15, 2005

BIXBY -- Opal Margarett Bledsoe, 85, homemaker, died Thursday. Visitation 2-5 p.m. Sunday Bixby Funeral Service, and graveside service 2 p.m. Monday, Floral Haven Memorial Gardens, Broken Arrow.. 
 
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  Willie Lee Bledsoe (1918 - 2008)
 
Burial:
Floral Haven Memorial Gardens
Broken Arrow
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Garden of Prophets Lot 152B Grave 3
 
Created by: OkieBran
Record added: Mar 22, 2008
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Opal Margarett <i>Thompson</i> Bledsoe
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Opal Margarett <i>Thompson</i> Bledsoe
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Opal Margarett <i>Thompson</i> Bledsoe
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 Added: Jul. 10, 2011
 
 
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