Charles "Mack" Essman, 74, of Wister, OK passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017 in Wister. Mack was born November 6, 1942 in Wister, OK to Andrew & Francis Essman. He was a veteran of the Army National Guard. He was also a Wister Volunteer Fire Fighter. He was preceded in death by his parents & his sister, Linda Binns.
Survivors include his wife, Suzie Essman; Sons, Butch Essman of Wister, OK, Keith Essman of Spiro, OK; grandchildren, Eric & Leanne Essman of Wister, OK, Dakota & Kandace Essman, Alyssa Essman of Spiro, OK; great granddaughters, Samantha & Payson Essman of Spiro, OK; good friends, J.D. DeLap & Simon Billy of Wister; special companion, Bella - his little dog; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 10 am, Monday, May 15, 2017 at Bethel Baptist Church, Wister with Rev. Clyde Steelman officiating. Interment will follow in Ellis Chapel Cemetery, Wister. Pallbearers will be Dakota Essman, Lee Shipman, Ben Shipman, J.D. DeLap, & Simon Billy, Randy Duvall.
The family will be at the funeral home on Sunday from 3-5 pm to visit with relatives & friends.