"Dignity without Compromise"

John D. Dempsey

John D. Dempsey, 87, Twin Hills resident passed away on Sunday June 12, 2005 in Tulsa. He was born on November 11, 1917 to John D. and Ida Mae (Burkhart) Dempsey. On August 11, 1940 at the First United Methodist Church in Tulsa he married Della "Nita" Kreager. He worked as a machinist and then a supervisor for Nelson Electric until his retirement. He loved Fishing, teasing and enjoying his family. He was a member of the First Assembly of God in Beggs.

Survivors include his wife Della Nita Kreager of the home, two daughters Sheryl Burnett and husband Walt and Linda Gibbens and husband Bill both of Twin Hills, five grandchildren, seventeen great and one great-great granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers Roy Graydon and Charles William Dempsey.

Funeral services will be on Wednesday, June 15, 2005 at 1:00 PM at First Assembly of God in Beggs. With Reverend Bill Storie and Reverend Robert Yandell officiating. Interment will follow in the Memorial Park Cemetery at 3:00 PM.

Casketbearers will be grandsons Lincoln Lee Burnett, Ty Ray Burnett, Kenneth Don Gibbens and Jarald Len Gibbens.