Cleo Dewayne Wisdom, Sr.

July 4, 1940 - August 1, 2019
Cleo Dewayne Wisdom, Sr.
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Cleo Dewayne Wisdom, Sr. of Wyandotte, OK passed from this life Thursday, August 01, 2019 at his home. He was 79.

Cleo was born July 4, 1940 in Big Cabin, OK to James Duster and Laura Faye (Dewey) Wisdom. He had lived in Wyandotte for the past 9 years moving from Picher, OK. He was a welder working for US Metal Container, Blitz USA and Boat Floater Industries, he also had worked as a ranch hand.

Cleo was preceded in death by his wife Constance “Connie” Wisdom September 17, 2009 and by his parents.

Survivors include 2 sons Cleo Wisdom, Jr. of Wyandotte, OK and Donald Leroy Wisdom and wife Karla of Miami, OK , 2 daughters Debbie Roher and husband Ernie of Wyandotte, OK and Tammie Turner and husband Steve of Miami, OK, 1 brother Curtis Wisdom of Afton, OK , 1 sister Sharon Ragsdale of Afton, OK, 12 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Monday, August 5, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami, OK. Chaplain Dave Talle` will officiate. Interment will be in Pleasant View Cemetery in Baxter Springs, KS. Steve Turner, Ernie Roher, Sr, Ernie Roher, Jr, Donald Wisdom, Junior Grube and Mike Wright will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday afternoon at the funeral home. Services have been placed in the care of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, OK.

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