Donald Gabriel, 85, of Duncan, Oklahoma, passed away Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at his home.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, at Carter-smart Funeral Home Chapel with Joel Bogel officiating, interment will follow at the Marlow Cemetery, arrangements have been entrusted to the family care of Carter-Smart Funeral Home.
Donald was born Nov. 27, 1931, in Minco, Oklahoma, to Lloyd Gilbert and Sadie "Ehart" Gabriel, he a pastor of God's House of Sunshine, Donald married Gladys Barnes May of 1980 in Duncan.
He is survived by his wife; Gladys of the home, sons; Dale Gabriel, step-sons; Robby Barnes and his wife Dawn, Glen Barnes and his wife Becky, Rex Barnes and his wife LeResa, Lucky Barnes and his wife Kathy, Vinson Barnes and his wife Donna, David Barnes and his wife Carol, daughters Beth Dean and her husband James, Denise Gabriel, step-daughters; Liz McLearan & her husband Bennie, Terry Jones and her husband Mike, Judy Smith and her husband John, Sherry and Mary Crawley, sister; Veredean Porter, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a son; Donald Gabriel Jr. & a step-son; Kenneth Barnes.
Pallbearers will be Glenn Barnes Jr., Jason Boyster, Cody Carnell, John Carnell, Levi Barnes, Kenneth Barnes and Chalynn Solomon.
Published on January 20, 2017