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The graveside service for Lilly Hooley, age 92, will be at 11:00AM Friday, September 1, 2017 at Memorial Park Cemetery with Pastor Barry Prock officiating. Arrangements are by Anderson-Burris Funeral Home & Crematory.

Lilly was born to Clyde and Anna Mae (Graham) Bailey on July 4, 1925, in San Antonio, Texas and passed away Sunday, August 27, 2017, at her home in Garber.

Lilly grew up in San Antonio, and attended Beauty College. Lilly married Willie Earl Hooley on July 7, 1944 in San Antonio. They lived various places throughout Willies time in the Army. They moved to Waukomis in the early 1960s and then called Garber home since 1994. Lilly enjoyed embroidering and reading. She loved spending time with her kids and grandkids.

Lilly is preceded in death by her husband, Willie; son Roger Hooley and 1 great grandson.

She is survived by her children, Cheryl Hromas of Waukomis, J.C. Hooley of Norman, William Hooley of Enid, Robert Hooley of Burleson, Texas, Lana DeShazo of Garber, Mary Riddle of Tulsa, Patrick Hooley of Garber and Melody Wilson of Missoula, Montana; 15 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Circle of Love.
Published on August 29, 2017
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