Jayetta Percell

September 27, 1946 ~ December 26, 2019 (age 73)


Jayetta Percell passed away Thursday, December 26th, 2019 in Durant, Oklahoma at the age of 73. Jayetta was born on September 27, 1946 in Clayton, Oklahoma.
Family hour will be Saturday, December 28th, 2019, from 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, at the Holmes~Coffey~Murray Funeral Home, 121 North 5th, Durant, Oklahoma.
Funeral services for Jayetta Percell will be held on Sunday, December 29, 2019, 2:00 PM at the Calera First United Methodist Church in Calera, Oklahoma with Don Hyde officiating. Internment will follow at Rosehill Cemetery in Calera, Oklahoma with Tim VanMeter, Keith VanMeter, Rick VanMeter, Jason Lockhart, Ray Lockhart, and David Ralston serving as pallbearers, along with Billy Ralston, Buford Lockhart, Ross VanMeter, and Jeff VanMeter serving as honorary pallbearers.

Jayetta Percell retired from being a Travel Agent and Beautician. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandkids and great grandkids. She also enjoyed cooking, reading and decorating anything she could. Jayetta loved to being with people, she never met a stranger and always wanted to help everyone she met. She will be greatly missed.

Jayetta Percell is survived by her daughters: Jeannie Percell of Calera, Oklahoma, and Jannika Lewellen of Calera, Oklahoma. Brother Martin VanMeter of Durant, Oklahoma. Granddaughters: Savannah Kennedy of Calera, Oklahoma, and Morgen Miller of Calera, Oklahoma. Grandson Rance Lewellen of Calera, Oklahoma. She is also survived by four great-grandchildren.

Jayetta Percell is preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Dorothy VanMeter.

Services are by Holmes~Coffey~Murray Funeral Home in Durant, Oklahoma .


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December 28, 2019

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Holmes~Coffey~Murray Funeral Home
121 North 5th
Durant, OK 74701

December 29, 2019

2:00 PM
Calera First United Methodist Church

Calera, OK 74730

December 29, 2019

3:00 PM
Rosehill Cemetery

Calera, OK 74730

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