Donnie Lee James of Heavener, OK passed away Tuesday, January 27, 2015 in Heavener. She was born December 2, 1948 in Talihina, OK. She was of the Pentacostal Faith. She was preceded in death by her parents, Sam & Mary Elizabeth Hickman; son, James Leon Ford; sisters, Mary Helen May Smelser; Rebecca Hickman.
Survivors include her husband, Gibson James; sister, Helen & Charles Haynes of Shady Point, OK, Archie & TiaJuanna Hickman of Panama, OK; children, Margie “Loretta” Crosslin of Shady Point, OK, Shelia Porter of Coalgate, OK, Mary Elizabeth Ford , Barb & Dianna Morrison of Stigler, OK, Bobby & Tonya Morrison of Panama, OK; 18 grandchildren; other loved ones and friends; a special grandson, Johnathan Bennett of Ft. Smith, AR.
Services were 2 pm, Friday, January 30, 2015 graveside at New Talihina Cemetery, Talihina, OK with Rev. Danny Haynes officiating. Interment followed.