Leah Harjo Jack
Sequoyah High School ~ Student 1960s
OKEMAH, Ok -- Graveside services for Leah Ann Harjo Jack , (Seq. Class of 1968), will be held Friday, December 28, 2012 at 2:00 PM at the Creek Chapel Church southeast of Okemah. Interment will follow at the Creek Chapel Cemetery. Wake services will be held Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 7:30 PM at the Creek Chapel Church.
Leah Ann Jack was born October 22, 1948 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma to William and Helen Harjo Jimboy. She passed away, Monday, December 24, 2012 at her home in Tulsa at the age of 64.
Ms. Jack worked for fifteen years as an office clerk for the Tulsa Health Department and enjoyed knitting and reading books. She was also a devoted and dedicated member of the Creek Chapel Church of Okemah.
Leah graduated from Sequoyah High School , Tahlequah, Okla. with the Class of 1968. She was very active in the Sequoyah Alumni Association serving in many capacities and was the S. A. A. treasurer at the time of her passing.
She is preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Elton Jimboy. Survivors include her two sons, Noel Jack of Tulsa and Pete Jack of Tahlequah; two daughters, Juanita Jack of Tulsa and Anita Jack of Clearview; two brothers, David Jimboy of Holdenville and Marcy Jimboy of Allen, Oklahoma; five sisters, Edith Jimboy of Clearview, Louisa Chotkey of Glenpool, Robin Jimboy of Okemah, Margie Thompson of Glenpool and Princess Pat Chester of Hobart, Oklahoma; 9 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
Serving as active pallbearers will be: Leroy Harjo, Michael Bowers, Richard Jimboy, Pahose Harjo, John Eric Foster and Chago Perez. Honorary bearers include: E.J. Birdcreek, Julian Fixico and Tim Golden.
Services will be under the direction of Parks Brothers Funeral Home, Okemah with Rev. Edwin Jimboy (Seq. Cls '62) and Rev. Jimmy Alexander officiating.
2:00PM at Creek Chapel Baptist Church on Friday, December 28th, 2012
7:30PM at Creek Chapel Baptist Church on Thursday, December 27th, 2012
Creek Chapel Cemetery
Okemah, OK 74859