Submitted by: Carolyn Bethany Sosebee
Tyler Morning Telegraph, Tyler, Texas, Nov. 18, 2002
SULPHUR SPRINGS Graveside services for Ora Mae (Kurklin Sosebee)Dyer, 82, Sulphur Springs, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Tuesday at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Mineola, with Brother James Wheat officiating under direction of Beaty Funeral Home, Mineola. Mrs. Dyer died Nov. 16, 2002 in Sulphur Springs. She was born July 26, 1920, in Eastland County to the late William and
Martha Baldree Kurklin. She lived in Sulphur Springs since 1975, was a retired beautician and member of Lubbock Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Dyer; daughter, Janie Gloretta McCann; son, Donny Arymol Sosebee; brothers and sisters.
Survivors include son, Timmy McCann, Ardmore, Okla.; daughter, Wendy Rusk, Alba; brother, Walter Kurklin, Cisco; four grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Grandsons will serve as honorary pallbearers. Family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. (Ora Mae was the former wife of Arymol Haywood Sosebee)