Services planned for Billy Sockey

POTEAU—Funeral services for Billy Dean Sockey, 76, of Poteau, are Saturday at 10 a.m. at Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau with Rev. Jim Cook officicating.

Interment will follow at the Old Bokoshe Cemetery, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.

He passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2019, in Fort Smith, Arkansas, and was born Nov. 6, 1942, in Buck Creek to Ruben Lamar and Margorie (Bowen) Sockey. 

Surviving family members are his sons Eddie and Lesa Sockey of Shady Point, and Michael Sockey of Poteau; brother Ruben and Janet Sockey of Poteau; grandchildren and one great grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his father Ruben; mother, Margorie Caldwell; and son, Donnie Sockey.

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