Jerry Lee “Josh” Umsted was
born January 5, 1942 in Wetumka, Oklahoma to the late Troy Leon and Nola Maxine
(Chastain) Umsted. He passed from
this life on February 17, 2009 at the age of 67.
He loved the Lord with all of his heart and was a member of Christ the
King Church of Restoration. Josh
had a wonderful sense of humor and was a friend to everyone he met.
He enjoyed spending time with his family, watching his grandchildren play
basketball, and traveling. He
married Cathryn Brown on November 1, 1960 in Dumas, Texas.
Josh is survived by his
loving wife, Cathryn, of the home, two daughters, Tamra Kilgore and husband
Cecil Kilgore, Jr. and Vikki
Goodwin and husband Phillip Goodwin and two grandchildren, Joshua and Rachel
Goodwin, all of Okmulgee.
A Funeral Service will be
held 11:00 A.M. Saturday, February 21, 2009 at the First Baptist Church of
Okmulgee with Reverend Jimmy Lopez officiating.
Interment will follow in the Wetumka Cemetery.
Casketbearers will be Rick Dixon, Glenn Moten, Freddie Chastain, Bret
Green, Billy Umsted and Ronny Brown.
Honorary Casketbearers will be Dr. John Garis, Larkin Terry and Ken
Popejoy. Friends may visit the
funeral home from 1-8 P.M. Friday and the family will receive friends from 6-8
P.M. Friday evening at the funeral home chapel.
Arrangements are under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral
Home of Okmulgee. Online
condolences may be sent at www.mcclendon-winters.com