Anthony “Tony” Brent Palmer

February 28, 1947 - May 7, 2022
Anthony “Tony” Brent Palmer of Miami, OK passed from this life Saturday, May 7, 2022 at Integris Miami Hospital in Miami, OK. He was 75.

Tony was born February 28, 1947 in Miami, OK to John and Josephine (McCleary) Palmer. He was a lifetime Miami area resident. Tony served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. He graduated from Miami High School Class of 1965 and was a truck drive working for Yellow Freight and C.F.I.

He was preceded in death by 1 daughter, Victoria King Ross, his parents and 1 sister, Roxi Callahan.

Tony married Melisa (McCord) Palmer November 19, 1988 and she survives of the home. Additional survivors include 3 daughters, Jenny Barnes of Miami, OK, Holly Sedivy and husband Alan of Miami, OK and Natasha Gibson of Oklahoma City, OK, 1 step-son, Matthew Dorey and wife Meghan of Miami, OK, 1 step-daughter, Kalo Price and husband Mike of Miami, OK, 2 sisters, Sherrie Frock of Kansas City, KS and Juli Taylor of Miami, OK, 12 grandchildren and 2 great grandsons.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami, OK. Services have been placed in the care of Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, OK. Online condolences may be made at