The Woodward News

December 17, 2012

Jesse Lee Shillings

Woodward News

Woodward, Okla. — Jesse Lee Shillings,82, of Woodward passed away Thursday, December 13, 2012 in Woodward.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a m Tuesday December 18, 2012 at The First United Methodist Church in Woodward with the Reverend Charlie Graves and the Reverend Woody Hamon officiating.  Interment will follow in the Elmwood Cemetery. Services are under the direction of The Billings Funeral Home.


Jesse Lee Shillings was born July 1, 1930 in Guymon, Oklahoma to Oscar Clarence and Ozella Faye (Garrison) Shillings.  He was a graduate of Pampa High School with the class of 1949.  He was united in marriage with Glennys Neagle on September 11, 1980 in Amarillo, Texas.  Jesse was  self employed making maps for the city of Woodward.  Jesse enjoyed tinkering with old cars, fishing and spending time with his dog Lacy.


Jesse was a member of the First United Methodist Church.


Survivors include his wife Glennys Shillings of Woodward; three daughters,  Cindy Gutierrez and husband Leroy of Bixby, Brenda Gregg and husband Bobby of Amarillo,Texas, Ginger Stahlman and husband Brent of Laverne; two step-sons Gary Sears and wife Nila of Toppenish, Washington, Brent Sears and wife Pam of Woodward; grandchildren, Tana Cheshier of Amarillo,Texas; Ronnie Cheshier of Bixby,  Traci Cheshier of Tulsa,  Sheldon Stahlman of Laverne,  Lindsey Stahlman of Laverne; two brothers, Clarence Shillings and wife Allene of Goldwaite, Texas and Harold Shillings of Victoria,Texas: four step-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews;  a host of friends and his beloved dog Lacy.


Jesse was preceded by his parents.


Memorials are to be given to the First United Methodist Church with the funeral home accepting the contributions.


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