Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Michael Hooten

Born: 06/14/1963 Died: 10/16/2011 Maiden Name: n/a Honorific: n/a

Michael Joe Hooten, 48, formerly of Paris, passed away on Oct 16, 2011, in Casa Grande, Ariz. He was born on June 14, 1963, in Dallas to Paul Henry and Zelma Juanita Wear Hooten. He married to Glenna McKinney Hooten. He was a professional truck driver, which was his passion and he was happiest while he was on the road. He was a great grandson of Mary Irene Breashers, and original Choctaw enrollee, and the grandson of William Bailey Wyers. He was proud of his Choctaw heritage. He was preceded in death by his father; grandparents, Bill and Nellie Hooten, as well as Bailey and Gracie Wear. He is survived by his wife, Glenna Hooten; mother; son Michael James Hooten; sister Trena Renaye Hackler; half-brother Paul Clayton Hooten; half-sisters, Kathie Laverents and Debrah Williams; uncles, Jimmy Ward, Billy, Melvin, Raymond, Charles, Donald and Bobby Wear; aunts, Lemmie Chennault and Greta Baker; numerous cousins and other family members.