Margaret Ann (Nesbitt) Lessley, 88, of Sallisaw, Oklahoma, passed away Sunday, February 12, 2017 in Sallisaw, Oklahoma. She was born November 5, 1928 in Seminole, Oklahoma, the daughter of Jennie Margaret (Steele) Hopkins. She was married to Samuel Lawton Lessley on August 5, 1946 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He preceded her in death on July 5, 2014. Mrs. Lessley was a homemaker and a Baptist.
1 daughter: Luanne McLeary of Lawton, OK
2 sons: Steve Lessley and Patricia of Sallisaw, OK, and Paul Lessley and Janet of Sallisaw, OK
4 granddaughters: Stephanie Lessley Osborn, Misti Lessley, Olivia Lessley Blodgett, and Mandy Whalen
4 grandsons: David McLeary, Brandon Lessley, Justin Lessley, and B.J. Drummond
14 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren
1 brother: Roy Hopkins of Russellville, AR
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawton; 1 great granddaughter, Kinsie Whalen; her parents, Jennie and Riley Hopkins; and 2 sisters, Helen Stack and Leta Huggins
Graveside service will be Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 11 am at Akins Cemetery in Sallisaw, Oklahoma under the direction of Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home in Sallisaw.
Viewing is Tuesday noon - 8 pm at Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home in Sallisaw. The family will greet from 6 - 8 pm at the funeral home.
Active Pallbearers are David McLeary, Brandon Lessley, Justin Lessley, Stephanie Lessley Osborn, Joe Osborn and B.J. Drummond