Jessie L. Girkin
January 29, 1931 – March 12, 2022
Jessie L. Girkin, 91, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, passed away Saturday, March 12, 2022, with her family by her side. Jessie was born on January 29, 1931, to Ira Franklin Bullard and Ruth Agness (Rea) Bullard in Collinsville, Oklahoma.
Jessie is preceded in death by her husband, James Clinton Girkin, parents, Ira and Ruth Bullard, son, Lindel Bruce Girkin, daughter-in-law, Judy Girkin, great granddaughter, “Angel Baby” Girkin, sister Ethel Upky, brother, Darrel Bullard.
She leaves to cherish her memory, daughter, Diana Hoffman and husband, John of Edmond, Oklahoma, son, Richard Girkin and wife, Donna of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, grandchildren, Melisa Tanksley and husband, Jeff, Andy Girkin and wife, Natalie, Mike Hoffman and wife, Misti, Clinton Girkin, Timothy Girkin, Curtis and Tammy Awbrey, Jennifer Mankins and husband Richard, great grandchildren, Sarah, Evalyn, Katey, Jarik, Kyston, and Elle, along with numerous other family and friends.
A come and go visitation for family and friends will be held on Wednesday, March 16, 2022, at Matthews Funeral Home in Edmond, Oklahoma beginning at 12:00 PM and lasting until 8:00 PM.
A Celebration of Jessie’s Life will be held on Thursday, March 17, 2022, at Matthews Funeral Home in Edmond, Oklahoma at 10:00 AM. Interment will follow at Arlington Memory Gardens in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
We will be live streaming this service in an effort to accommodate those people that wish to attend but feel they should not due to health regulations. To watch the service CLICK HERE to go to our YouTube page. Click on ‘Videos’, then ‘Live Streams’.