Lila Charlotta Denegar

Lila Charlotta Denegar, 78, of Talala, passed away Tuesday, October 31, 2017 in Tulsa. She was born April 9, 1939 in Tuttle to Allan John and Alta Charlotta (Daniel) Simmons. She married Howard November 25, 1958 in Tulsa. She was a very active member of the Oologah United Methodist Church where she served as treasurer for several years. She retired as a cook for the Oologah-Talala Public Schools. She was a huge Oologah Sports Fan, never missing a home game. She enjoyed genealogy. She is survived by her husband, Howard Denegar of the home; two children, Kim Prather and her husband, Ray of Talala and Harold Denegar of Talala; seven grandchildren, Tiffany Prather, Sheila Prather, Scotty Belcher, Anya Denegar, Nigel Denegar, Kaley Denegar and Kaylisa Denegar; one brother, Charles Simmons of Wichita Fall, TX and seven great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by a grandson: Seth Prather and a sister: Ruth Dedering Visitation was held at 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., with the family present 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 2 at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home. Funeral services were at 1 p.m., Friday, November 3 at the Oologah United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. Jennifer Long officiating. Interment will followed in Fairview Cemetery in Talala. Services were under the direction of Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.

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