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Gregory Parr Oliver

Gregory Parr Oliver, 60, of Chickasha, Oklahoma, passed away on July 11, 2024. A celebration of his life will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, July 13, 2024, in the McRay Funeral Home Chapel. Pastor Tollie Bibb will officiate the service.

Greg was born on August 18, 1963, in Chickasha, Oklahoma, to John and Carol Oliver. He grew up surrounded by a loving family and a community that admired his many talents and kind spirit. Greg graduated from Midwest City High School, where he distinguished himself as a wrestling champion, showcasing not only his athletic abilities but also his determination and dedication. Upon graduation from high school he received a full scholarship to Columbia University. After completing his degree at Oklahoma State University, Greg pursued a variety of career opportunities, including a role as a math tutor where he shared his remarkable intellect with others. Despite facing the challenges of mental illness, Greg met each day with courage and a smile. His resilience and positive attitude were an inspiration to those around him. Greg had a profound love for music, dance and mathematics, finding joy and expression in these passions throughout his life.

He is preceded in death by his parents, John and Carol Oliver; his grandparents, Charles and Anna Oliver, and Elmer and Ellav Parr; as well as his cousins, Andrea West; Anna Marie Leslie and uncles Dale and Riley Parr.

Greg is survived by his aunt and uncle, Sheryl and Donald West; aunt Faye Parr George; cousins Kirk, Brad and Scott Parr, Alisa West, Olivia West Cahill; and Deenie, Robyn, Donny, Lindsey, and Scott Oliver. He will be remembered fondly by his family and friends for his bright spirit and enduring love for music, dance and wrestling.

Interment will follow the service in Fairlawn Cemetery, under the direction of McRay Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Greg’s memory to a mental health charity of your choice, to honor his legacy of strength and compassion.

Rest in peace, Greg. You will be missed and remembered with love.

Holly Len Miller

Funeral service for Holly Len Jerman-Miller, 50, of Chickasha, will be held at 2:00pm on Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at Southern Oaks Church of Christ.

Holly was born December 23, 1973, in Mangum, Oklahoma to Jack Carol Jerman and Karen Jerman (McElroy). She passed away on July 8, 2024 in Chickasha, Oklahoma.

At age three Holly moved to Amber, Oklahoma where she and her family quickly became integrated into the community. She graduated from Amber-Pocasset High School in 1992 and continued her education at Oklahoma Christian University, graduating with a Bachelor's in Social Work in 1997. Holly also received Master's Degrees in Social Work and Public Health in the years following her graduation. Her love for people and drive to advocate for others inspired her careers in Social Work, Home Health, Hospice and most recently, Senior Living. Holly recently became the Executive Director of Sand Sage of the Highlands Assisted Living where she eagerly oversaw and created a safe and empowering environment for her residents and staff. She married Justin Miller in August of 2010 in Chickasha, Oklahoma. Holly’s proudest accomplishment was the family she created that day, welcoming two new sons into her heart. She was a loving, proud mother to five children: Tyler Miller, Tanner Wallace, Ryan Miller, Blair Wallace, and Hannah Miller. She was often found cheering on her children from the sidelines of sporting and school events or celebrating their accomplishments with friends and family.

Survivors include her husband Justin Miller; her children Tyler Miller, Tanner Wallace and wife Rachel, Ryan Miller, Blair Wallace, and Hannah Miller; her parents Jack and Karen Jerman; her brother Chad Jerman, his wife Tara, and their son Brock, and her brother Brian Jerman, his wife Kinzie, and their kids Russell, Easton, and Reese. Holly is also survived by a host of good friends and the community she built throughout her career.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents Phil and Louise Jerman and JV and Beatrice McElroy, along with her uncle James McElroy.

Services are under the direction of McRay Funeral home.

McRay Funeral Home
Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 806, Chickasha, OK  73023
Location:  110 S. 8th Street, Chickasha, OK  73018 
Corner of 8th & Chickasha Ave. Near Downtown

Phone: 405-224-4141

Fax:  405-224-1584


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