Oklahoma Cemeteries Website
Click here to break out of frames
This information is available for free. If you paid money for a
subscription to get to this site, demand a refund.

Highland Cemetery

Durant, Bryan County, Oklahoma

© Holmes Coffey Murray Funeral Home
Submitted by: Terry Dudley

Evelyn Joy Jestis Goss


March 5, 1938 ~ August 17, 2022

Evelyn Joy (Jestis) Goss of Durant, Oklahoma entered the arms of her Savior on August 17, 2022, at the age of 84. She was born March 5, 1938, in Durant, Oklahoma to Carl Jestis and Theo (Wedge) Jestis. Evelyn married the love of her life Edward Lee Goss, Sr. in Durant, Oklahoma on May 20, 1955.

Evelyn was the Office Manager for Drs. Bob and Phyllis Engles, and later for Dr. Chris Sturch until she retired after 50 years in the medical field. She was a devoted businesswoman, mother, and grandmother. She was a member of the Armstrong Baptist Church in Durant, Oklahoma. Evelyn enjoyed her family, friends, and grandchildren. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. Those left to cherish her memory are her son Edward Lee Goss, Jr. and his wife Julie of Durant, Oklahoma, granddaughters Alyssia Rhea and husband Cory of Pink, Oklahoma, and Jennifer Covey and husband Bretton of Hendrix, Oklahoma, great-granddaughter Sophia Rhea of Pink, Oklahoma, and great-grandson Connor Covey of Hendrix, Oklahoma.

Preceding her in death are her parents Carl and Theo Jestis, husband Edward Lee Goss, Sr., sister Estalene Grider, and brother Travis Carl Jestis.

A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August 20, 2022, at Highland Cemetery in Durant, Oklahoma with Brother Anthony Williams officiating.

Services are under the direction of Holmes-Coffey-Murray Funeral Home 121 North 5th Street, Durant, Oklahoma 74701. www.holmescoffeymurray.com

|Highland Cemetery Page |  |Bryan County Page |  |Home|

This site may be freely linked, but not duplicated in any way without consent.
All rights reserved! Commercial use of material within this site is prohibited!
© 2000-2023 Oklahoma Cemeteries

The information on this site is provided free for the purpose of researching your genealogy. This material may be freely used by non-commercial entities, for your own research, as long as this message remains on all copied material. The information contained in this site may not be copied to any other site without written "snail-mail" permission. If you wish to have a copy of a donor's material, you must have their permission. All information found on these pages is under copyright of Oklahoma Cemeteries. This is to protect any and all information donated. The original submitter or source of the information will retain their copyright. Unless otherwise stated, any donated material is given to Oklahoma Cemeteries to make it available online. This material will always be available at no cost, it will always remain free to the researcher.