Oklahoma Cemeteries Website
butterfly
image
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.

Jess Bessire
© Cheyenne Star
Submitted by: Wanda Purcell


Jess Bessire, 73, long time resident of Canadian, Texas, died Tuesday, February 3, 1981 at Hemphill County Hospital, after a long illness. Funeral services were held Friday, February 6, 1981 at 2:30 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Canadian, with Rev. Lewis Holland, pastor, officiating.

Burial in the Canadian Cemetery.

Jess Bessire was born May 24, 1907 at Rankin, Oklahoma.

He was a retired barber. He was the youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. Julius Bessire, early settlers southwest of Reydon.

He was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers Oscar, Earnest, William and Eddie Bessire; and one sister, Clara Forrest and one son.

Surviving him is his wife, Juanita of the home of one son, Ben Bessire of Canadian; one daughter, Anita Rutherford of Hays Center, Nebraska; one brother Leo Bessire of Ulysses, Kansas; thirteen grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

Pall bearers were Billy Joe Grayson, Louis Wayne Grayson, Allison, Texas, Gary Minyen, Cliff Taylor, Rick Tennant and George Hand.

| Obit Index| |Roger Mills County Cemetery Page| |Home|




This page was updated: Sunday, 13-Dec-2020 13:01:09 CST
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!
© 2000-2021 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.