Zachary Keith Whiteley, 68, of Wright City, Oklahoma, passed away at his home on Sunday, March 25, 2018. Zack was born on December 3, 1949, in Hugo, Oklahoma to the late Jack and Edith Tatum Whiteley. Zack married his love, Junene Emory on May 29, 1979. Zach served his country proudly in the United States Army, he loved his country dearly. Zack enjoyed rodeoing with the boys and was willing to help anyone in need. Zack loved his family, especially his grandchildren. Zack will be missed by all those who knew him.
Zack was preceded in death by his parents Jack and Edith Whiteley, sister and brother-in-law, Shorty and Yvonne Underwood, and mother and father-in-law, Amos and June Emory.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 38 years, Junene Whiteley of the home, children; Sloan Whiteley and wife, Samantha of Wright City, Oklahoma, and Chance Whiteley and wife, Josey of Stillwater, Oklahoma, brother; Gary Whiteley of Nicaragua, grandchildren; Rebecca Whiteley and Kellen Whiteley, and a host of nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at the Bunch-Singleton Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00 PM with Bro. Brady Guest officiating.
Donations can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Center, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or online at www.stjude.org