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Kelly D. Vance

Kelly D. Vance, 76, of Broken Arrow, died Monday morning, December 11, 2006 at the age of 76. He was born October 30, 1930 in Dewar, Oklahoma to Elmer and Donna (Kelly) Vance. He was a mechanic, working for several years in Henryetta and later moving to Tulsa. Kelly married Betty Bradshaw who preceded him in death in 2000. He was also preceded in death by his parents and a half brother, Thurman Hammmot. Survivors include his son, Perry D. Vance and wife Terri of Broken Arrow, a brother, Jim Vance of California and a grandson, Daniel Vance of Broken Arrow. Graveside services will be held 2:00 P.M. Thursday, December 14, 2006 at the Okmulgee Cemetery with Chaplain James Phifer officiating. Friends may visit the funeral home from 12-8 P.M. on Wednesday and until the funeral time on Thursday. Arrangements are under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Okmulgee. Condolences may be sent at