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Sammy K. Hester Sr.

March 18, 1931 October 26, 2017
Sammy K. Hester Sr.
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Obituary for Sammy K. Hester Sr.

HESTER, SAMMY K., SR., 86, passed away on October 26, 2017.

He proudly served his country in the United States Army at Fort Knox. A graduate from Sallisaw High School, he earned his Bachelor's Degree at NSU at Tahlequah. He was a teacher at Park Elementary for over 30 years. He established The Tulsa Alternates Gymnastics Team in the early 1960s. He loved training horses & horseracing .

He married the love of his life, Nadine Marie Brown, on March 7, 1959. Also survived by: Children, Sammy K. Hester, Jr. & Wife, Veda of Sand Springs & Michael Dean Hester & Wife, Jay Lynn of Inola; Granddaughters, Kristen Kay Whitmer, Amanda Lynn Hester, Shannon Marie Hester, & Rebel Lynn Hester; Great Granddaughters, Zoey Lynn Rohrig & Adaline Noel Whitmer.

He was preceded in death by his Parents, Clarence & Pearl Hester, and his Sister, Marie Callahan.

Family will receive friends at Mark Griffith's Westwood Chapel from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 29th

Services: 10: a.m. Monday, October 30th, 2017, at Solace Church with interment at Memorial Park Cemetery

Online condolences & guestbook available at
Mark Griffith - Westwood, 918-446-0010

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Mark Griffith Memorial Funeral Home - Westwood Chapel
4424 S. 33rd W. Ave

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Mark Griffith Memorial Funeral Home - Westwood Chapel
4424 S. 33rd W. Ave

10:00 AM

Solace Church

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