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Frankie Ruth Callahan

November 10, 1938 January 25, 2019
Frankie Ruth Callahan
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Obituary for Frankie Ruth Callahan

Frankie Ruth Callahan of Miami, OK passed from this life Friday, January 25, 2019 at Landmark Hospital in Joplin, MO. She was 80.

Frankie was born November 10, 1938 in Vinita, OK to Vernon L. and Lela (Page) Glenn. She had lived in Miami since 1973 moving from Tahlequah, OK. She graduated from Vinita High School class of 1956. She was a secretary working for attorneys T. Logan Brown and Jack Brown and for Miami Baptist Hospital.

She married Melvin Callahan in 1975 and he preceded her in death in 2005, she was also preceded by her daughter Teresa Collins, step son Rodney Callahan, her parents, 1 brother George Glenn and 1 sister Mary Lou Casto.

Survivors include her daughter Julie Simmons and husband Gerald Tinkel of The Woodlands, TX, step son Russell Callahan, 3 sisters Shirley Berry of Vinita, OK, Dixie Hardwick of Jerseyville, IL , 3 grandchildren Michael Collins of Chesapeake, VA, Gene Collins of Miami, OK and Megan Collins of Miami, OK and 1 great granddaughter Greta Collins.

Funeral Service will be Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami, OK. Pastor Leon Weece will officiate. Interment will be in the G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami, OK. Michael Collins, Gene Collins, Sam Berry, Bob Berry, Gerald Tinkel and Mike Elmore will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. before the service at Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel. Services have been placed in the care of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, OK. Online condolences may be made at www.paulthomasfuneralhomes.com.


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Visitation

Thursday

31

Jan

12:00 PM 1/31/2019 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 1/31/2019 2:00:00 PM
Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service (Miami)

1432 B Street N.W.
Miami, OK 74354

Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service (Miami)
1432 B Street N.W. Miami 74354 OK
United States

Service

Thursday

31

Jan

2:00 PM 1/31/2019 2:00:00 PM
Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service (Miami)

1432 B Street N.W.
Miami, OK 74354

Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service (Miami)
1432 B Street N.W. Miami 74354 OK
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

G.A.R. Cemetery Final Resting Place

2801 N. Main
Miami, OK 74354

2801 N. Main Miami 74354 OK
United States
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