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Christopher Eric Hadley

Christopher Eric Hadley, 25, of Okmulgee, died suddenly Saturday, November 4, 2006 in Tulsa. He was born September 1, 1981 in Okmulgee to Eric James and Karen Annette (Grogan) Hadley. As a child, he was Baptized at the First Baptist Church of Morris. He had lived in Bixby, Cushing, Bartlesville, and Malakoff, TX, returning to Okmulgee four years ago. Christopher was an LPN at Okmulgee Memorial Hospital and a member of the United States Parachute Association. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and especially skydiving, an activity he and his father loved doing together. Survivors include his father, Eric Hadley, of the home, mother, Karen Emerson of Skiatook, a son, Dakota Eric Hadley of Bartlesville, paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Hadley of Okmulgee, maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Grogan of Malakoff, TX and several aunt and uncles.

Services will be held 2:00 P.M Wednesday, November 8, 2006 at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Steve Phelps officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Graham Smith Scholarship Fund, c/o Okmulgee Memorial Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 1038, Okmulgee, OK 74447 or in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be sent at