USA: Oklahoma Deaths


Allien B Gillespie death Dec 14,1976 Carter Co, Oklahoma

Anna E Gillespie death Nov 24, 1914 Creek Co, Oklahoma


Barbara E Gillespie death Sept 5, 1927 Beaver Co, Oklahoma

Bertha Lee Gillespie Sept 21, 2012 Comanche Co, Oklahoma

Betty Gillespie death March 18,1982 Carter Co, Oklahoma

Buel Gillespie death July 15, 1918 Comanche Co, Oklahoma


Catherine L Gillespie death Dec 13, 1963 Custer Co, Oklahoma

Charles Gillespie death Feb 26, 1981 Carter Co, Oklahoma

Charles L Gillespie death Dec 1, 1999 Carter Co, Oklahoma

Christine Gillespie death May 11, 1976 Comanche Co, Oklahoma

Clifton P Gillespie death Oct 19,1963 Cleveland Co, Oklahoma


Della Gillespie death Oct 10,1947 Craig Co, Oklahoma

Dena L Gillespie death March 8,1970 Carter Co, Oklahoma

Donald M Gillespie death March 26, 1996 Carter Co, Oklahoma


Ellen L Gillespie death Nov 27, 1964 Carter Co, Oklahoma

Eula M Gillespie death July 6, 1974 Comanche Co, Oklahoma


Florene Gillespie death Dec 12, 1992 Cherokee Co, Oklahoma


Gary Don Gillespie died May 11, 2013 Bryan Co, Oklahoma

Georgia A Gillespie death June 24,1982 Carter Co, Oklahoma

“Gillespie” died May 2, 1924 Beaver Co, Oklahoma

Glenn C Gillespie death March 11, 1959 Creek Co, Oklahoma

Grant Gillespie death Dec 30, 1950 Craig Co, Oklahoma


Holden T Gillespie death March 2, 1957 Craig Co, Oklahoma


Janice A Gillespie death June 15, 1949 Caddo Co, Oklahoma

Jean M Gillespie death Dec 20, 1992 Comanche Co, Oklahoma

Joe Gillespie death March 16, 1938 Creek Co, Oklahoma

John Gillespie, Oklahoma
John Gillespie, Oklahoma

John Walter Paul Gillespie, “Johnnie”  73, of Edmond, OK, passed away on July 11, 2022 after a battle with advanced Parkinson’s Disease and CLL. John was born on August 27, 1948, to Walter and Mildred Uphaus Gillespie in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was the second child of eight, the first son. In the 70s, he met Darlene (VanCamp), going on to have 2 children, Emily Gillespie Burke (Kyle), and AnnE, grandfather to Easton and Peyton Burke. He remarried  in late 90s to Christi (Watt), and was stepfather to Brandon (Kenzie), Nicole Nabors (Ryan), and Danielle White (Marshall).

John was passionate about music, books, games, and food, and could often be found in his “music room”.  John was preceded in death by his parents Walter and Mildred, and sister Angela Gillespie Floyd.  John is survived by second spouse Christi (née Watt), daughters Emily Gillespie Burke, and AnnE, stepchildren Brandon, Nicole, and Danielle; siblings Peggy (Jerry) Hilleary, Jane (John) Pennington, Kay (Paul) Clark, Mark (Carolyn), Rob (Shelly) and Jimmy (Sharon) Gillespie, and grandchildren Easton and Peyton Burke.

Celebration of Life was held on his birthday, August 27, 2022, at the Vineyard in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is interred in Arlington Cemetery, near his parents.


Kacheta L Gillespie death Jan 31, 2002 Comanche Co, Oklahoma

Kino Gillespie (f)  death Nov 16, 2003 Comanche Co, Oklahoma


Lanita Kaye Gillespie death Oct 7, 2006 Cleveland Co, Oklahoma

Laura Gillespie death Feb 22, 1999 Cleveland Co, Oklahoma

Laura E Gillespie death June 8, 2002 Beckham Co, Oklahoma

Laura Etta Gillespie died May 23, 2014 Bryan Co, Oklahoma

L D Gillespie death Jan 4, 1945 Carter Co, Oklahoma

Leila Margaret Gillespie death March 24, 2014 Carter Co, Oklahoma

Linda Gillespie,  Nov 10, 1947 – Nov 5, 2018.   Newcastle, Oklahoma City, Linda passed away Nov. 5, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents. Linda is survived by 1 son; 1 daughter; 2 grandchildren; 2 sisters; 2 brothers; as well as multiple family members. Family & Friends gathering will be Fri. 4-8 PM at the funeral home. Linda’s memorial service will be 10 AM Sat., Nov. 10, 2018 at the funeral home. 


Marjorie Gillespie, Oklahoma
Marjorie Gillespie, Oklahoma

Marjorie C Gillespie, March 11, 1926 – March 30, 2021, 95, of Enid, Oklahoma, and formerly of St. Paul, passed away at 10:15 a.m., Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Enid, Oklahoma.

Marjorie Christina Sevart was born on March 11, 1926, to Henry E. and Cecelia (Richards) Sevart in St. Paul. As a young girl, she grew up and attended school in St. Paul, graduating from St. Francis High School.

Following high school, Marjorie worked at the Bank of Erie, the Kansas Army Ammunition Plant and at the Hallmark plant in Parsons for nine years. On October 1, 1953, she and Alvin Eugene “Gene” Gillespie were united in marriage at St. Francis Catholic Church in St. Paul. The couple moved to Wichita in 1954 and then later to Merriam, Kansas. In 2009, the couple moved to Enid, Oklahoma, where she had lived since.

She was a member of St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church in Enid and the Altar Guild there. Over the years, Marjorie volunteered for various charitable organizations. She enjoyed sewing, cooking, canning, watching EWTN and listening to music. Her greatest joy came from spending time with her family and she enjoyed printing pictures for them. Survivors include: One daughter – Margene Burnham and her husband, Gene, of Pond Creek, Oklahoma; Four grandchildren – Sheldon Burnham of Dallas, Texas; Samuel Burnham of Ridge Crest, California; Bret Burnham and his wife, Marcie, of Yukon, Oklahoma; Jin Yu Burnham, Sisters of St. Francis of the Martyr St. George, of Alton, Illinois; Two great-grandchildren – Christopher and Kinsley Burnham;

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene Gillespie, on January 18, 2015; one daughter, Janeen Gillespie, on February 17, 2000; six brothers; and two sisters.

The Funeral Mass was at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at St. Francis Catholic Church in St. Paul. Burial  followedat St. Francis Cemetery in St. Paul. The rosary will be prayed at 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, at Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home in Parsons. The family received friends following the rosary.

Mary E Gillespie death June 17, 1994 Cleveland Co, Oklahoma


Paul Charles Gillespie, 1942-2021. Paul Gillespie passed peacefully with his family by his side on September 25, 2021.

He was born on March 3, 1942, in Boston, Massachusetts. Paul is survived by his wife of 60 years, Dorothy, his four children, Deborah, Tiffany, Tamara, Dennis, two sisters, Judy and Barbara, thirteen grandchildren, and many great-grandchildren.

Paul proudly served his country in the United States Air Force for 22 years, including a tour in Vietnam.

Service was held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, September 30, 2021 at Matthews Funeral Home Chapel at 601 S. Kelly Edmond, OK. Interment at 4:15 p.m. at Memory Lane Cemetery at NE 10th Street Harrah, OK.

Robert V Gillespie death Oct 7, 1982 Comanche Co, Oklahoma

Roy Lynn Gillespie death August 1, 2014 Creek Co, Oklahoma

Roy M Gillespie death Nov 4, 1979 Comanche Co, Oklahoma

Ruth Betty Gillespie Wewoka, Oklahoma ObituaryRuth Betty Gillespie. Wewoka, Oklahoma. Feb 25, 1938 – December 22, 2022. age 84, passed away in Shawnee, OK. She was born 8 in New York to the late Charles Goldblatt and Lillian (Hoffman) Goldblatt. She graduated in California and worked in Home Health for many years. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Russell Gillespie, grandchild, Kevin Frets, brother, Fred Goldblatt.

Ruth is survived by her children, Leonard Gillespie, of California, Ronald and Sharyl Gillespie of Oregon, Rochelle and Bob Crockett of Wewoka, OK, Mark and Mary Levinberg of California, along with numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren, other relatives and friends.


Samanatha Gillespie death Jan 2, 1930 Custer Co, Oklahoma

Susie M Gillespie death Jan 30, 1972 Caddo Co, Oklahoma


Timothy David Gillespie death June 6, 2010 Carter Co, Oklahoma


Ulysses Grant Synder Gillespie death May 22, 2005 Creek Co, Oklahoma


Warren G Gillespie death March 18,1976 Comanche Co, Oklahoma

William Gillespie death Oct 4, 1944 Custer Co, Oklahoma

William J Gillespie death March 20, 1910 Creek Co, Oklahoma

William W Gillespie death March 2, 1981 Carter Co, Oklahoma

Winfield S Gillespie death Jan 15, 1953 Custer Co, Oklahoma

Record Count: 52

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