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William Ray Pope

Born: 12/31/1929

Died: 9/8/2001

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

William Ray Pope, 71, of Wewoka, Oklahoma passed away Saturday, September 8, 2001 at Holdenville Genreal Hospital. He was born December 31, 1929 in Quinton, Oklahoma to Noel and Judy (Sexton) Pope.

Mr. Pope grew up and was educated in the Quinton area. He entered the U.S. Navy in 1953 and was stationed in Washington. After serving in the Korean War, he was dicharged from the Navy and remained in the Washington area for a number of years before moving to Wetumka and them Wewoka in 1996.

Mr. Pope was a resident of the Elmwood Nursing Home in Wewoka.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Paul Pope, Embery Pope, Alfred Pope and Leroy Pope, and sisters, Millie Anderson, Lizzie Janes, Sue Amos and Frances Harrison.

He is survived by on sister, Mattie Starr of Wewoka.