|Birth: ||Aug. 13, 1923|
|Death: ||Mar. 3, 2009|
Dollie Margarite Applegate
TAHLEQUAH – Funeral services for Dollie Margarite Applegate, 85, of Tahlequah will be held in the Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Friday March 6, 2009 at 2 p.m. Officiating will be Rev. Rex Hendrickson. Interment will follow in the New Home Cemetery under the direction of Green Country Funeral Home.
Dollie Margarite Applegate was born August 13, 1923 in Locust Grove, to George Thompson and Flossie (Lawrence) Ryes. Dollie passed away on March 3, 2009 in Muskogee.
Dollie Margarite Lawrence married Roy Jesse Applegate on Nov. 6, 1937 in Tahlequah. From there they put down their roots in Peggs where they raised one daughter Jessie and one son Frankie. They also took Dollie's brothers and sisters and gave them a good start in life.
Dollie helped her husband Roy run the Peggs Country Store for a while as well as several rental properties. Dollie enjoyed the Peggs Community Church, she also got involved in local and school activities. At home she cooked, cleaned and took care of everybody. At night she would sit and crochet afghans or sew on a quilt. She loved working in the garden and raising chickens. What she loved the most though was her family. She spent all the time she could with her kids, grandkids, great-grand kids and her great-great-grandkids.
At the time of her death she is survived by her son, Frankie of the home; one granddaughter Julie and her husband Darrell of Peggs; one grandson Richard and his wife Judy of Broken Arrow; one granddaughter Joy Lynn and husband Gary of Hayes, Kan.; 12 great-grand kids, 6 great-great-grand kids and a multitude of other family members and friends. Green Country Funeral Home, 203 S. Commercial Road, 458-5055.
Roy Jesse Applegate (1913 - 1993)
New Home Cemetery
Created by: Alice P.
Record added: Mar 05, 2009
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