Funeral Service for Curtis Albert Flaherty, 69 of Spiro, Oklahoma will be at 2:00 pm Saturday on August 1, 2020, at the Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Vernon Stone officiating. Burial will follow at New Hope Cemetery under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home of Spiro, Oklahoma.
Curtis was born on May 12, 1951 in Spiro, Oklahoma to Thomas Albert and Ethel Lavada (Moore) Flaherty and passed away on July 29, 2020 in Fort Smith, Arkansas. He is survived by his daughter, Kathleen Perea; his son, Tommy Flaherty; three sisters, Marie Maida, Debbie Johnson, and Irene McKinney; one brother, Thomas Flaherty; ten grandchildren; eight great grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and loved ones.
Curtis was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth “Pinky” Marie Flaherty; parents, Albert and Ethel Flaherty; his son, Randy Flaherty, his grandson, Christopher David Flaherty; and three sisters, Colleen Freeman, Francis Massey, and Lois Boone. He enjoyed motorcycles, race cars (especially NASCAR), working on old cars, and politics.
Viewing will be Friday 9am-7pm at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Jess Johnson, Billy Boone, Harry Hensley, Dwayne Harper, C.T. Elsenheimer, and Jesse Nut. Honorary pallbearers will be Jennifer Hensley, James Johnson, James McKinney, and Lukus Harness. Please visit our website at www.mallorymartinfuneralhome.com to sign Mr. Flaherty’s online guest book.