Funeral services for Carolyn Jean (Jackson) Herman, 66, of Sperry, were held Friday, May 22, 2015 at Landmark Free Will Baptist Church in Skiatook, OK. Reverend Mitch Leonard and Reverend Doyle Ginn officiated and burial was in Rest Haven Cemetery in Sperry, OK. Casket bearers were Roy Herman, Andy Herman, Greg Herman, Justin Teel, Dale Wells, Larry Lee O’Leary, Josh Kern and Chris Waldron. Honorary casket bearers were Dennis Herman, Eldon Brashear, Larry O’Leary, Earl Brashear, Robert Morton, and Esel Brashear.
Carolyn was born June 25, 1948 in Tulsa, OK to Martin Jackson and Dorothy (Brashear) Mabray. She passed away May 19, 2015 in Tulsa, OK.
Carolyn worked as a secretary at the OK Farrier’s College in Sperry and was also a volunteer firefighter for the Sperry Fire Department for six years. She enjoyed painting ceramics and loved spending time with her grandkids and family.
She is survived by her husband LeRoy Herman of Sperry; son, Roy Herman and wife Jennifer of Skiatook; daughter, Angela Teel of Sperry; grandchildren, Justin Michael Teel of Barnsdall, Greg Herman and Meagan Miller of Sperry, Kelsi Nicole Teel of Sperry, and Christopher Waldron; great-grandson, Brantley Miller; sisters, Linda Morton and husband Robert of Sperry, and Kathie Mullen of Tulsa; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews; and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Dorothy Mabray and husband Bill; father, Martin Jackson and wife Peggy; and brother, Vernon Martin Jackson.