Sylvia Jean Thompson Chestine, 71, of Poteau, OK passed away Thursday, March 17, 2016 in Poteau. Sylvia was born May 30, 1944 in Washington . Sylvia spent the majority of her life in Poteau except for 20 years in Dallas where her husband worked for Methodist Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmie Chestine; her birth mother, Virginia Morris; stepfather, Charley Morris; brother, Bellany Morris; grandparents, Jessie May & Benjamin Harrison "Buster" Goins.
Survivors include her daughters, Deborah Thompson England of Panama, OK, Kay & Mike Hargrove of Poteau, OK; grandchildren, Chris Hancock of Tulsa, OK, Krystal Jordan of Panama, OK, Matthew Battles, Tiffany Battles of Tulsa, OK, Julie Hargrove of Poteau, OK; great grandchildren, Brooklyn & Tristan Jordan, Starla Battles and JJ Hearton; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 2 pm, Monday, March 21, 2016 at Oakland Cemetery Pavilion with burial following.