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Opal Mavis Blakely
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1913
Marshall County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Aug. 3, 2012
Madill
Marshall County
Oklahoma, USA

Graveside Services
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 10:00 AM at Kingston Cemetery, Kingston, Ok

Opal Mavis Blakely, 98 of Madill, Oklahoma passed away Friday, August 3, 2012 at the Brookside Nursing Center in Madill. She was born on August 20, 1913 in Isom Springs, Oklahoma to the late William Horace Leflore and Nancy Elizabeth Chastain LeFlore. Opal was raised in Lark and also lived in Sherman, Bossier City, Wyoming before moving back to Kingston in 1957. She married William F. Blakely on February 13, 1937 in Aylesworth, Oklahoma. He preceded her in death on December 14, 1963. She moved to Brookside Nursing Center in 2000. Opal worked for St. Vincent Hospital in Sherman and French's Grocery Store in Kingston. She was a faithful member of the Kingston Methodist Church where she loved singing in the choir. Opal also enjoyed sewing, gardening, fishing, playing card games with her friends. She loved her family and friends.

She is survived by:
Nieces: Oteka Beasley, Madill, Oklahoma
Lawana Self, Kingston, Oklahoma
Brenda Welch, Kingston, Oklahoma
Sharon Freeman, Kingston, Oklahoma
Thellys Walden, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Mary Bean, Dickson, Oklahoma
Marilyn Treador, Texas

Nephews: Paul Leflore, Aubrey, Texas
Charles Leflore, Mesquite, Texas
Ralph Williams, Kingston, Oklahoma
James Head, Taneytown, Maryland
Max Blakely, Texas

Opal was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 2 brothers and 4 sisters. 
 
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 Spouse:
  W. F. Blakely (1908 - 1963)
 
Burial:
Kingston Cemetery
Kingston
Marshall County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Sharon Rhoades
Record added: Aug 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94771082
Opal Mavis Blakely
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Opal Mavis Blakely
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