Hazel Marie Wigley, a dedicated servant of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, left this earth Feb. 12, 2020 at the age of 98. She was born in Cade, Oklahoma, to Clarence Newman (Tack) Yandell and Gussie Gertrude McCuen Yandell Feb. 27, 1921. Hazel married James Henry Wigley in Durant March 20, 1942. Family hour was held February 14, 2020 at the Holmes~Coffey~Murray Funeral Home in Durant. A chapel service was held at the Holmes~Coffey~Murray Chapel Feb. 15, 2020 with Rev. Christopher Wigley officiating. Her final resting place will be the Old Church Cemetery in Bennington, Oklahoma, with Tom James, Larry Knight, Travis Hull, Gary McIntire, Louis Frank and Mike Folsom as her pallbearers; her honorary pallbearer was Charlie Henson.


Hazel was a member of the Bokchito Community Pentecostal Church. She gladly dedicated her life to her home and family. Hazel enjoyed gardening and the abundance of produce it made to feed her family and share with others.


Mrs. Wigley is survived by her children Martha Sue Reeves of Bethany, Oklahoma, Charles H. Wigley and wife, Louise, of Ada, Oklahoma and John L. Wigley and wife, Barbara, of Sherman, Texas; 21 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.


Mrs. Wigley was preceded in death by her parents, Tack and Gussie Yandell, husband James Henry Wigley, sons James H. Wigley, Jr. and Daniel Clay Wigley, grandsons Terry Lee Morris and Danny “Bo” Bobo, and three stepdaughters - Floy Ben Latham, JoAnn Hill and Donna Gayle Wright.


Mrs. Wigley’s family would like to express their heart felt gratitude to the staff of the Calera Manor Nursing Home and Guardian Hospice for their loving care.


Services were under the direction of Holmes-Coffey-Murray Funeral Home in Durant; www.holmescoffeymurray.com