Claremore Daily Progress

July 31, 2013

Gary Lee Emery

Staff Reports
Staff Reporter

CLAREMORE — Gary Lee Emery, a truck driver, passed away Monday, July 29, 2013, in Claremore, Okla. Gary was born Aug. 29, 1950, in Mesa, Arizona, to William Luther and Emma Jean (Horner) Emery. He was 62 years old.

Gary grew up in Claremore, and on June 6, 1969, he married Claudia Kay David. He retired from Nabatak in 2010 after 19 years. Gary enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with family.

He was a member of Memorial Heights Baptist Church in Claremore and member of the Sons of the American Legion.

Gary is survived by his mother Emma, his wife Kay, daughter Michele Blevins and husband Jeff, son Billy Emery and wife Sandy, grandsons Billy and Cody, sisters Susie and Pat, brothers Wayne and David, and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father William Emery, brother Bill Emery, and sisters Carolyn Brassfield and Linda Blanke.

His memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 6, 2013, at Memorial Heights Baptist Church in Claremore.

Condolences may be sent through the Tulsa Cremation Society guest book at