Sequoyah Student 1950-60s
OKEMAH, Ok -- Funeral services for Tommy Frank , (Seq. Freshman 1960), will be held Monday, October 29, 2012 at 2:00 PM at the High Spring Baptist Church south of Okemah. Interment will follow at the Greenleaf Cemetery.
Wake services will be held Sunday, October 28th at 7:00 PM at the High Spring Baptist Church.
Tommy Frank was born January 8, 1944 in Prague, Oklahoma to Henry Lewis Frank and Mary Lou (Harjo) Frank. He passed away Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at his home west of Okemah at the age of 68.
Tommy had been a resident of the Okemah area most all of his life. He worked with a tree and line service company for three years and was a member of the High Spring Baptist Church of Okemah.
Preceding him in death were his parents; three brothers, Doyle Frank, Frankie Harjo and Jimmie Harjo (Seq. 8th '62); and one sister, Geraldine Frank (Seq. 10th '64).
Survivors include his wife of 31 years; Helen (Holahta) Frank of the home; two sons, Tommy Frank Jr. of Okemah and Dodson Frank of Mustang; two daughters, Tina Gates of Muskogee, Oklahoma and Sherri (Frank) Powers of Dayton, Ohio; two step sons, Oscar and Richenda of Okemah and James and Leyahna of Okemah; two step daughters, Terrie Lynn and Gary of Henryetta and Judith Hicks of Okemah; 6 sisters, Angeline Frank Wolf (Seq. Soph. 1961) of Tulsa, Wanda Little of Cromwell, Jeannie Harjochee McDaniel (Seq.Sr. '68) of Tulsa, Augustine Cully of Tulsa Zora Kimble of Muskogee and Patricia Valez; 2 brothers: Henry Frank Jr. (Seq. Cls. '68) and Jerry Frank (Seq. Cls. '68) ; 12 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and 13 step-grandchildren.
Serving as active pallbearers will be Ricky Wolf, Michael Wolf, Justin Gray, Frankie Harjochee and Clint Harjochee. Honorary bearers include: Oscar Hicks, James Hicks, Raymond Lowe, J.D. Wind, Richard Wind and Raymond Holahta.
Services will be under the direction of Parks Brothers Funeral Home, Okemah and officiated by Rev. Jesse Wind and Rev. Houston Tiger.