Opal Mae Willis, 74, of Bokoshe, OK ( formerly of Poteau) passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017 in Bokoshe, OK. Opal was born June 22, 1942 in McCurtain, OK to Semper & Opal Marie Tubby. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Willis; her parents; brothers, Lewis & Jerry Tubby and sister, Louise V. Tubby-Higgins.
Survivors include her children, Rickey & Sheryl Gentry of Ardmore, OK, Tony Gentry of Lone Grove, OK, Ladonna & Danny Fry of Mansfield, AR, Chad & Amy Gentry of Hartford, AR; 9 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; brothers, William & Linda Tubby of Howe, OK, James Edward Tubby of Kingston, OK, Norman & Linnie Tubby of Liberty Mounds, OK, Bobby Tubby of McAlester, OK ; sister, Anna Jean & William Lafferty of Bokoshe, OK; several nieces, nephews; her special companion, Tiffy her poodle; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will 2 pm, Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Star Baptist Church, near Keota, OK with Rev. Rick McClaskey officiating. Interment will follow at Short Mountain Cemetery, Cowlington. Pallbearers will be Bill Tubby Jr., Curt Cosper, Derek Edwards, Cody Gentry, Danny Fry and Lewis Tubby.
The family will be at the funeral home on Friday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.