|1. ||Dora Fay Payne was born 30 Jan 1915, Alma, Stephens County, Oklahoma; died 7 Mar 2002, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma; was buried Duncan Memorial Cemetery, Duncan, Stephens County, Oklahoma. |
The Duncan Banner Mar 12, 2002
Dora Fay Pierce Yeager
Dora Fay Pierce Yeager, 87, of Oklahoma City died Thursday, March 7, 2002, in Oklahoma City.
Service was held at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Assumption Catholic Church in Duncan, with the Rev. Donald Wolf officiating. Burial was in the Duncan Cemetery under the direction of Don Grantham Funeral Home. Mrs. Yeager was born on Jan. 30, 1915 , in Duncan to Thomas H. and Bessie Gentry Payne.
She married Edward R. Pierce, who preceded her in death in 1951. She then married George Yeager in 1965. He preceded her in death in 1977.
She was a homemaker and also worked as a bookkeeper.
She was a member of Assumption Catholic Church. She is survived by one daughter, Lynn Moroney of Oklahoma City; two sisters, Anna Laura Strong of Duncan and Lois Payne Hanna of Oklahoma City. She was preceded in death by a brother, Thomas H. Payne III; a sister, Patty Gay Payne; and her parents. Grandchildren include Siobhan Moroney of Highland Park, Ill.; and Tracy Moroney of Studio City, Calif. Great-grandchildren are Michael Moroney and Anne Green of Highland Park, Ill.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Thomas H. Payne III; and a sister, Patty Gay Payne.
(Transcription courtesy of Lynell Cordell).
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Dora married Edward Roscoe Pierce 27 Mar 1935, Jefferson County, Oklahoma. Edward (son of James William Mills Pierce and Alice Emaline Tussey) was born 15 May 1909, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma; died Abt 1951, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. [Group Sheet]
Dora married George Yeager Abt 1965. George was born Bef 1915; died 1977. [Group Sheet]