Timothy Joe Templeton, Sr Obituary

Tuesday, 05 April 2022 21:54

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Timothy Joe Templeton, Sr. of Poteau, Oklahoma was born March 5, 1960 in Modesto, California to Oliver Henry and Joyce (McCurtain) Templeton and passed away April 3, 2022 in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of 62.

He is survived by:

His mother:

Joyce Lankford and husband Jimmy of Hodgen, Oklahoma

Two daughters:

Sheree Summers and husband Ronald of Poteau, Oklahoma

Kennitha Larson and husband Rick of Washington State

Three sons:

Tim Templeton, Jr. and wife Nancy of Poteau, Oklahoma

Chad Russel, Sr. of Heavener, Oklahoma

Robert Gibbons and wife Tiffany of Modesto, California

One sister

Kim Wheat and husband Lonnie of Heavener, Oklahoma

Eight grandchildren:

T.J. Templeton, III, Cora Templeton, Anthony Solano, Shira Solano, Chad Russel, Jr., Johnnie Harbaugh, Jasmine Harbaugh, and Nicklous Dingus

Numerous other relatives and a host of friends

He was preceded in death by his father Oliver Templeton; one aunt Darlene Templeton; six uncles Theadore Templeton, Sherman Templeton, Robert Templeton, Tommy McCurtain, C.D. McCurtain, and Michael “Wooley” McCurtain.

Tim was a long-time resident of the area and attended The Alter Church in Heavener. He was a retired truck driver for OK Foods and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Tim will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Graveside service will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, April 7, 2022 at Heavener Memorial Park in Heavener, Oklahoma with Sister Sonya Nix officiating. Burial will follow in Heavener Memorial Park under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener, Oklahoma.

Viewing will be from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., Wednesday and 9:00 a.m. until noon, Thursday at the funeral home.

To sign Tim’s online guestbook, please visit www.dowdenrobertsfuneralhome.com.


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