McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

Obituaries

December 4, 2012

Patricia (Pat) Humphrey

McALESTER — Patricia (Pat) Humphrey, 66, of McAlester, died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at home.

The family will greet friends from 3 to 5 p.m. today at Bishop Funeral Home.

Arrangements are under the direction of Bishop Funeral Service of McAlester.

Born Aug. 2, 1946, in Stuart, she was the daughter of Ben and Orla Bennett. She grew up in Ashland and graduated from Haywood High School in 1964.

She married Hubert Humphrey on Feb. 24, 1978, in Poteau. She was employed by the Social Security Administration for 30 years.

Survivors include her husband, Hubert; daughters, Jamie Sullivan, of the home, Carol Gillispie, of McAlester, and Lori Scott, of Houston; son, Hubert Humphrey Jr. and wife, Lynn, of McAlester; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; brother, Nick Bennett and wife, Daulfin, of Krebs; sister, Gwen Massey, of Houston, and numerous nieces and nephews.  

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Leonda Humphrey and twin Betty Atkins; a brother, Dave Bennett, and a daughter, Tammi Sullivan.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • Mackey Ren Ely

    Mackey Ren Ely, 71, of Bethany, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Galveston, Texas.

    April 15, 2014

  • Barbara Vaught

    It is with great sadness that the family of Barbara Vaught announces her passing, April 12, 2014.

    April 14, 2014

  • Mary Lucille Williams

    Mary Lucille Williams, 88, of Hartshorne, died Monday, April 7, 2014, at Beare Manor Nursing Center in Hartshorne.

    April 9, 2014

  • Cecile E. St. Pierre

    Cecile E. St. Pierre, 91, of McAlester, died Monday, April 7, 2014, at a local nursing center.

    April 9, 2014

  • Winburn J. 'Windy' Risenhoover

    Winburn J. “Windy” Risenhoover, 81, of Quinton, died Monday, April 7, 2014.

    April 9, 2014

  • Joshua Lee Nunn

    Joshua Lee Nunn, 9, of Bokoshe, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014.

    April 9, 2014

  • Edith Pearl (Barris) McKaskle

    Edith Pearl (Barris) McKaskle, 96, of Perkins, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, in Perkins.

    April 9, 2014

  • Ricky D. 'Rick' Huddleston

    Ricky D. “Rick” Huddleston, 56, of McAlester, died Sunday, April 6, 2014, at McAlester Regional Medical Center.

    April 9, 2014

  • Pearl Palestine Abernathy

    Pearl Palestine Abernathy, 98, of Wilburton, died Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at Forrest Hills Living Center in Tulsa.

    April 9, 2014

  • James Calvin ‘Jim’ Carlton III

    James Calvin “Jim” Carlton III, 57, of Tulsa, went home to be with the Lord and found eternal peace on April 1, 2014.

    April 9, 2014

AP Video