John O Kress

John O Kress

Birth
Saint Joseph, Lawrence County, Tennessee, USA
Death 6 Oct 1966 (aged 85)
Purcell, McClain County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Lexington, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 37870867 · View Source
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10/13/1966- The Purcell Register:

John O. Kress, who would have celebrated his 86th birthday on Oct 25th, died Thursday at the McCurdy Memorial hospital. He had only been ill a short time. Death was attributed to a heart attack.

Born at St. Joseph, TN., Kress was a pioneer resident of Lexington and Purcell. He was engaged in the coal and dray business for many years. A Rosary service was conducted Sunday evening in the Yoakum Memory chapel, with requiem mass held Monday morning at Our Lady of Victory church, with Father John Wade officiating. Interment was in the Lexington Catholic cemetery in the family plot.

Kress is survived by 3 daughters, Mrs Buddy Williams of Purcell, Mrs Jake Sinnes of Ponca City, & Mrs Ira Singleton of Oklahoma City, a brother, C.L. Kress of Loretta, TN., 2 sisters, Mrs Clement Potcutter of Birmingham, AL., & Mrs Theresa Gunselman of St. Joseph, TN., 6 grandchildren, and 21 great grandchildren. Grandsons served as casket bearers; Harold Sinnes, Johnny Sinnes, Phillip Sinnes, Larry Williams, Albert Williams, and Richard Tippit.



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  • Created by: Jim
  • Added: 3 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 37870867
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John O Kress (26 Oct 1880–6 Oct 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 37870867, citing Saint Johns Cemetery, Lexington, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Jim (contributor 47122105) .