WAGONER–Mary Jane Holstead, 82, of Wagoner, formerly of Shady Point , passed away Feb. 4 in Wagoner. She was born June 13, 1929, in Bokoshe to Conner Dale and Verna Tulip (Cromwell) Tanksley.
Funeral services are Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Mallory-Martin
Chapel. Burial will follow in Shady Point Cemetery under the direction
of the Mallory-Martin Funeral Home of Spiro.
She is survived by a daughter, Charlotte Swenson of Wagoner; a son, Merle Holstead and wife Denise of Bokoshe; two sisters, Lucille Currens of Shady Point, and Patricia Honeycutt and Truman of Coweta; two brothers Dale Tanksley and wife Dorothy of Keota, and Jim Tanksley and wife, Sue of Shady Point; six grandchildren Joel Swenson and wife, Elizabeth, Tom Swenson, Tim Swenson, Dustin Swenson, Sarah Jones and husband William, and Emily Holstead; and four great-grandchildrenTyler and Shyann Swenson, Justice and Sophie Jones.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Louis Holstead;, a son, Cody Wayne Holstead; and a sister, Carol Sisco.
Pallbearers are Joel Swenson, Tom Swenson, Tim Swenson, David Tanksley, William Jones and Gary Moore.
Family visitation is Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home in Spiro.