Lee C. Sills of Holiday Island, Ark., died Tuesday, May 8, 2007, at Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville, Ark. He was 74.
Sills was born Nov. 7, 1932, in Quapaw to Homer and Grace Mae (Dooley) Sills. He formerly lived in Quapaw. He was a Korean War veteran of the Army. He worked as a mechanic for American Airlines in Tulsa for many years.
He married Wanda Lou Vicory on Jan. 29, 1954, in Douthat. She survives, of the home.
Additional survivors include one son, Tony Sills of Irving, Texas; one daughter, LuAn Sills of Tulsa; four sisters, Crystal Carpenter of Oregon, Wilma Busick of Kentucky, Francis Doolen of Kansas and Carlene Neal of Baxter Springs, Kan., and one brother, Grover Sills of Quapaw.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Dorothy Sills.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Picher with the Rev. Clark Bosher officiating. Burial will be in Baxter Springs Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Randy Neal, K.W. Doolen, Jesse Busick, Nick Hernandez, Matt Vicory and Chris Dudley.