Donna Helene Joe, 51, passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2013, at her home in Ardmore.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 27, 2013, in The Chapel at Griffin~Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Reverend Steve Wall officiating. Interment will follow in Enville Cemetery.
Donna was born June 29, 1961, in San Diego, to Don Boston and Mary Helen (Ned) Boston.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother; and one granddaughter, Taygan Joe.
As a child of a military dad, Donna lived in San Diego, and Great Lakes, Ill., before moving permanently to Ardmore in 1973. Donna graduated from Dickson High School in 1979. She met the love of her life, Larry Fisher, in 2006. Donna was employed at Farmer's Market in Ardmore before taking a job with the Chickasaw Nation in 2012. She was a big OU and Thunder fan. Donna loved having family and friends around and enjoyed cooking for them. She was a loving, compassionate mom, raising her three children as a single mother. The bright spot in her life was when her grandchildren were born. "Mommo" dearly loved them with all of her heart and they loved her. Donna shared her life with many people, welcoming anyone into her home. She was loved by all. Her loving way and her sense of humor will be missed.
Donna is survived by her spouse, Larry Fisher of the home; sons, Michael Lee Joe and wife, Angie of Ardmore and Anthony Joe of Ardmore; daughter, Alesha Joe of the home; grandchildren, Sydney, Mary, Ethan, Rylee and Michael "Boy" Joe, Kali Marris, Traci Marris and Kaine Roberts; one great-grandson, Binny; three sisters, Barbara Underwood and husband, Jack, Tina Underwood and husband, Dennis and Mariah Adair; and three brothers, Ted Boston, Robby Boston and Chiefy Greenwood and wife, Starla. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Serving as pallbearers will be Ked Ash, Phillip Whitthorne, Jr. Pettigrew, Russell Lewis, J.D. Underwood and Ben Underwood. Honorary bearers will be Annette "Neddie" Aaron, Misty Dondi Joe, Angie Ingram, Roxanne Pettigrew, Carol Snyder, Monica Roberts and Angie Joe.
A wake service will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, at Griffin-Hillcrest Funeral Home.
Condolences may be left at www.Griffin-HillcrestFH.com.