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Deanna Jo Tiger Yargee

  • Birth 17 Jan 1962 Wewoka, Seminole County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Death 26 Feb 2003 Oklahoma, USA
  • Burial Sasakwa, Seminole County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Memorial ID 52142679

VAMOOSA - Services for Deanna Jo Tiger Yargee, 41, Vamoosa Community, are 2
p.m. Monday at Grace Community Church (Old Vamoosa School), the Revs. Franklin
Harjo and Joe Factor officiating. Burial follows at the Culley-Harjo family
cemetery. Committal at the cemetery will be officiated by the Alabama-Quarsarty
Tribal Group Traditional Speaker, Turner Scott.

Mrs. Yargee died Feb. 26, 2003, at her home. She was born Jan. 17, 1962, at
Wewoka to Jackson and Margaret Harjo Tiger. She was raised in the Vamoosa area
and graduated from Central High School. She attended Seminole State College and
Wes Watkins Vo-Tech.

She married Lymon Yargee on Oct. 7, 1977, at Holdenville and they made their
home in the Vamoosa area.

Mrs. Yargee was an LPN at Carl Albert Indian Health Facility from 1995-1998 and
was currently employed as a family service worker for CDI-Seminole Nation Head
Start. She was a member of Rock Springs Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Lymon Yargee Sr., of the home; her children,
Jack Tiger, Konawa, Hayga Chalepah, of the home, Lymona Jo Yargee, Konawa, and
Lymon Yargee Jr., Wewoka; her mother, Margaret Tiger, of the home; a sister,
Mary Christine Leetka, Shawnee; and seven grandchildren.

Bearers are Cornelius Shamburger, Chris Yargee, Chebon Cook, Edward "Eco"
Robertson, Charles Yargee and Matt Yargee. Honorary bearers are Robert Leetka
Jr., Christopher Leetka, Willie Leetka, Eugene Harjo Jr., Sean Chalepah and
Frisco Yargee.

Stout-Phillips Funeral Home, Wewoka, is in charge of arrangements.

Ada Evening News, Sunday, March 2, 2003.


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  • Created by: MD
  • Added: 8 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 52142679
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Deanna Jo Tiger Yargee (17 Jan 1962–26 Feb 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52142679, citing Cully Cemetery, Sasakwa, Seminole County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by MD (contributor 47083164) .