Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

The Great Seal of the Choctaw Nation

Joey Colleen Tharp

Born: n/a

Died: 10/23/1999

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Joey Colleen Tharp, 71, passed away on October 23, 1999 in Odessa, Texas. Born and raised around Atoka, Oklahoma, she was one-quarter Choctaw and very proud of her heritage.

Joey enjoyed country music and played and sang in a band for several years. She was homemaker and enjoyed visiting relatives and friends.

Preceding her in death were her mother, Trannie Anglin; stepfather, Joe Anglin; father, Bill Meeks; son, Billy Crossland, and sister, Margie Miller.

Survivors include her husband, Lee, of the home; three sons, Johnny Tom Crossland of Atoka, Richy Crossland and wife, Bonnie, and Timmy Crossland and wife, Margaret, all of California; one stepdaughter, Kelly, of Ft. Worth, Texas; one stepson, Mike, of Odessa, Texas; eight grandchildren; three great grandchildren; one aunt, Marjorie Wood, of Bentley, Oklahoma, and many more relatives and friends.