Rev. Don C. Diveley of Commerce, Okla. passed from this life on Friday, February 3, 2017 at Integris Baptist Regional Health Center in Miami. He was 75.

Don was born March 23, 1941 in Brownstown, Ill. to John Edgar and Henrietta (Lilly) Diveley. He had lived in Commerce for the past two years, moving from Miami, Okla. He owned and operated Don's Service and Repair and was a Southern Baptist minister serving at various churches in Northeast Oklahoma.

Don served as a chaplain and lifetime… member of the volunteers at Integris Baptist Regional Health Center in Miami. He was a member of Northwest Baptist Church in Miami.

He married Bessie Grigsby on April 26, 1961. She survives of the home in Commerce. Additional survivors include his son, Dale Diveley and his wife Shelley of Commerce, Okla., two daughters, Mitzie Miller and her husband Delbert of Commerce, Okla. and Alice Hunt and her husband Troy of Miami, Okla., two sisters, Mona DeVall of Illinois and Sandra Daniels of Florida, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, and four exchange students he hosted and loved, Denise Cora and Thiago Cora of Brazil, Zsuzsanna Czovek of Hungary and Karina Coube of Houston, TX. Don was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Harvey Diveley and John Diveley and two sisters, Carma Robinson and Mafalda DeVall.

Services will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at Northwest Baptist Church in Miami with Rev. Michael Knight officiating. Interment will be in G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami, Okla. with Jeff Miller, Keaton Hunt, Troy Hunt, Delbert Miller, Richard Ballard and Brett Cantwell serving as pallbearers Honorary pallbearers will be the Adult Men's Sunday School Class of Northwest Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday evening at Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami, Okla. Memorials are suggested to the Volunteers and Chaplains at Integris Baptist Region Health Center in Miami, Okla. Services have been placed in the care of Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, Okla.