Celeste Thompson, 56, longtime Okmulgee
resident, died Tuesday, February 5, 2008 at her Okmulgee
home. She was born August 31, 1951 in Okmulgee to David H.
Howell, Jr. and Betty Louise (Gibson) Howell. She attended
Harvest Community Church. She was preceded in death by her
parents and a son, Richard David Smith. Survivors include
her son, Jason D. Smith of Hominy, a brother, David Howell,
III and wife Nancy of Edmond, and several cousins.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, February 12, 2008 from 9-12
at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home followed by a
committal service at 2:00 P.M. at the Okmulgee Cemetery.
Reverend Paul Ramsey will officiate. Arrangements are under
the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of
Okmulgee. Online condolences may be sent at