20, 2009, at the Swearingen Funeral Chapel with Rev. Interment will follow at Jones Family Cemetery, in Seminole County. He was born June 17, 1935 to Willie and Jane Alexander.
He was raised in Lula, and graduated from Lula High School. He was a bass singer in a few gospel quartets in the Wewoka area.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Lovern De Loach. The casket will remain open until service time and will not be reopened following the service. He was born July 22, 1950, in Blackwell, to Leonard Joe Alderson and Charlotte A. Honorary pallbearers are Donnie Bailey, and Donald Fry.
He is survived by his wife, Harriet Adams, of the Home; sons and daughters-in-law, Gregg and Belinda Adams, of Seminole and Richard and Angie Adams of Macomb; daughters and son-in-law, Jamie and Travis Gates, of Shawnee and Laura Jean Mc Afee and sons, of Arkansas; grandchildren and their spouses, Brad and Lindsay Adams, Brandon Adams, Brittny Adams, Blake Adams, Beau Guinn, Megan and Josh Williams, Dax Gates and Bree Gates; one great grandchild expected, Ryder Scott Adams; sister and brother-in-law: Linda and Larry Whisenhunt, of Shawnee; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Linda and Doyle Ivester; longtime Special friends, Delbert and Barbara Aldridge; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives. Wednesday, April 22, 2009, at Cooper Funeral Chapel with Rev. Burial will be at Tecumseh Cemetery under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh. To share memories, or to sign the guest book on-line, go to 7, at the Swearingen Funeral Home Chapel, in Konawa. Former Wewoka resident Janice Ann Aldridge died Tuesday, April 21, in Wagoner. 26, 1940 in Wewoka, to Marlon Alonzo and Vivian Jewel (Crenshaw) Aldridge. She is survived by her son, Danny Ray Aldridge, of Wagoner; brother, Gene Ray Aldridge, of Cromwell; sisters, Leta Jewel Bourque, of Shawnee and Mary Woody, of Prague. A guest book is available at resident Andrew "Andy" Alexander, age 88, died Monday, Nov. 12, 1921, in Seminole County, to Toney and Ellen Foster (Tiger) Alexander.
Interment will be at Peter Tigers Family Cemetery, in Seminole. Honorary Pallbearers are Jesse Carpitcher, Charles Tiger, Jimmy Albert, Danny Carpitcher, Pete Harjo, Donald Ray Harjo, Woodrow Harjo, Jeremy Aliason, Jay Aliason, Leon Lena, and Nicholas "Phillip" Carter. Former Seminole resident, age 66, Darrell Adams died Saturday, April 18, 2009, in Shawnee.
Pallbearers will be Marco Carpitcher, Oscar Bunner, Donovan Estrada, Jonas Carpitcher, D. He was born July 30, 1942, in Shawnee, to Roy and Thelma Mae (Harmon) Adams. Adams lived and worked most of his life in the Seminole and Tecumseh areas. On October 23, 1976, he married Harriet Adkisson, in Marthasville, Louisiana.
Houston Tiger, Jimsey Harjo and Billy Merritt officiating.She participated in native Indian ceremonial dances and co-authored books on the Muskogean-Creek language.