Opal B. Heape

Jan. 15, 1922-Aug. 14, 2012


Funeral services for Opal B. Heape, 90, of Sallisaw will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at the First Assembly of God Church in Sallisaw.

Burial will be at Sallisaw City Cemetery under the direction of Agent Funeral Home of Sallisaw.

Mrs. Heape was born on Jan. 15, 1922, in Bly to James Robert Hicks and Lillie Mae (Adams) Hicks. She died on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012, in Fort Smith, Ark.

She was a homemaker.

She married Harry Leon Heape on July 25, 1942, in Nowata. He preceded her in death on Jan. 6, 2008.

Survivors include two daughters, Phyllis Jo Schmidt of Ingalls, Kan. and Kathy Jolene Winkler of Cimarron, Kan.; two sons, Larry Gene Heape of Tulsa and Michael Leon Heape of Phoenix, Ariz.; one sister, Pauline Wilson of Camden, Ark.; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and several other family members and friends.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; and three brothers, Marvin, Lyle and Eugene Hicks.

Pallbearers will be the men of First Assembly of God Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Assembly of God Church.