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Margaret Elizabeth Corley

December 1, 1936 — May 14, 2020

Margaret Elizabeth Corley

Graveside memorial services for Margaret Elizabeth (Tatum) Corley, 83, of Skiatook, OK, were held Thursday, May 21, 2020 at Rest Haven Cemetery in Sperry, OK. Pastor Adam Stang officiated.

Margaret was born December 1, 1936 in Nowata, OK to Robert Lee and Mable Irene (Remington) Tatum. She passed away May 14, 2020 in Bartlesville, OK.

Margaret worked as a crossing guard, and in the kitchen at a nursing home. She also obtained her CDL, became a truck driver and drove semis with her husband, Richard. Margaret was highly active in her church. Margaret loved singing and talking about God. She loved her family very much

She is survived by her 13 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Oric Tatum, Leon Tatum and Mike Tatum; sisters Mary Sowdel and Joyce Antrup; and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Corley, Sr.; son, Richard Corley, Jr., Carl Corley, Sr., Randy Corley, Sr., Bobby Corley, Sr., and Billy Corley; sister, Margie Carmack; brother, Jay Tatum; and parents, Robert and Mable Tatum.

Arrangements and services were entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.

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