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***Ministerís Obituary***

Sidney Hughes Boss, 81, Lifetime Okmulgee resident passed away at his home on Sunday, November 10, 2002. Mr. Boss was born October 2, 1921 in Okmulgee to Gus Virgil and Nancy Olivia (Hughes) Boss. He later married Geraldine Brockman Boss. Mr. Boss worked at the Okmulgee Cemetery for Forty years as a Cemetery Groundskeeper. Mr. Boss was in the United States Navy for over three years and was on the U.S.S. New Mexico. Sidney was a member of the Faith Baptist Church in Okmulgee.

Mr. Boss was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Geraldine Boss.

Survivors include

a son Sidney Allen Boss Sr. of Okmulgee,

a stepson Freddie Kliefgan and his wife Patti of Tulsa,

a brother Gus Logan Boss of Tulsa,

six grandchildren and

five great-grandchildren.

Funeral Services for Mr. Boss will be 10:00 am on Thursday, November 14, 2002 at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel in Okmulgee with the Reverend Terry Harmon officiating. Interment will follow in the Okmulgee Cemetery under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Okmulgee.

Visitation will be on Wednesday, November 13, 2002 from 12 noon until 8:00 pm at the Funeral Home Chapel in Okmulgee.

Casketbearers will be Curtis Boss, A.J. Boss, Keith Bunner, Jose Arechiga, Johnnie Powell and Chuck Tiessen.