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Donna Lee Parker

September 24, 1942 March 25, 2018
Donna Lee Parker
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Donna Lee Parker, 75-year-old longtime Vinita resident and business owner, passed away late Sunday, March 25, 2018 at the Hillcrest Medical Center in Tulsa. Donna was owner/operator of Donna’s Beauty Salon in Vinita for 42 years. She was born on September 24, 1942 in Centralia to Orvil T. and Gail W. (Heltzel) Secondine. Donna graduated from Vinita High School in 1960, and later attended the Miami Beauty College. She met the love of her life and later married Joe Parker on August 4, 1967 in Welch. Joe preceded her in death on April 16, 1996. Donna loved to go to Arts and Craft fairs, painting, watching HGTV, going shopping, traveling, going out to eat and loving and enjoying her grandchildren. She was a member of the Alive Church in Vinita.
Preceding her in death: her parents, and husband Joe.
The family includes; two daughters, Kami Renae Parker and Shelly Dawn Willis both of Broken Arrow; sisters Sharon Cupp of Ketchum and Fonda Gritts of Tahlequah; grandchildren, Paige Nicole Grayson and fiancée` Kyle Dixon, Whitney Magnon and husband Heath, Lauren Willis and Taylor Grayson; great-grandchildren, Tate Dixon, Emersyn Willis, Addy Magnon, Chloe Magnon, Parker Brown and baby to come in May, Luke Parker Magnon; also, numerous other relatives and friends.
The service will be held on Friday, April 13, 2018 at 2:00 PM at the Fairview Cemetery Shelter in Vinita, with Rev. Henry "Skip" McClain officiating. Arrangements are by the Burckhalter-Highsmith Funeral Home of Vinita. Friends may give to the Home of Hope of Vinita, P. O. Box 903, Vinita, OK 74301. Online condolences may be made at

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Fairview Cemetery

Eastern State Road and N 2nd Street
Vinita, Oklahoma 74301

Fairview Cemetery
Eastern State Road and N 2nd Street Vinita 74301 Oklahoma
United States

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Fairview Cemetery Final Resting Place

Eastern State Road and N 2nd Street
Vinita, Oklahoma 74301

Eastern State Road and N 2nd Street Vinita 74301 Oklahoma
United States

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Home of Hope

P. O. Box 903
Vinita, Oklahoma 74301

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