Homer T. Sappington passed away at his home in Owasso on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012. Homer was in the Army chief warrant officer W-3 (retired). He was born on Nov. 21, 1931 in Collinsville, Okla.
A memorial service honoring Homer will be held at Veterans Memorial Park, 10320 E. 116th Place N. in Owasso.
Homer was preceded in death by his parents, mother Mary Jones Sappington and father, Willie Sappington.
Brothers are Bill Sappington of Fairland, Okla. and Johnny and Robert Sappington, both of Claremore; and sisters are Marie (Hastings) Sappington of Claremore (deceased) and Joyce (Fryman) Sappington of Claremore.
Homer was preceded in death by his wife, Hildegard Sappington on May 25, 1970.
Homers and Hildegard’s children are Robert Sappington of Jay, Okla., Pam Hartman of Lonetree, Colo., Linda Hedges of Powder Springs, Ga., and grandson Richard Sappington and wife, Sylvia of Neosho, Mo.
Homer is also preceded in death by wife, Betty. Homer and Betty’s children are Mike, Matt, Michelle, and Mellissa Sappington, all of Owasso.