Dennis Wayne Sizemore
Dennis Wayne Sizemore, 55, of Eufaula, passed away Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the Hillcrest Oklahoma Heart Hospital in Tulsa. Dennis was born on November 5, 1963, in Fresno, California, the son of Wayne and Veola Ivon (Alexander) Sizemore. He graduated from Eufaula High School in 1983. Dennis worked as a lifeguard at the Eufaula Public Pool all throughout his teen years. He worked for 26 years at the Longtown Water Department. He received a scholarship to play with the Evangel Crusaders Basketball team. He enjoyed living in the country with his animals and fishing. His all time favorite pastime was watching OU football and yelling Boomer Sooner. Dennis loved his family and friends. He never met a stranger. Survivors include his mother, Ivon, his sisters, Denice Leigh Jarvis of Eufaula and Heather Sizemore of Springfield, Mo., and his nieces, nephews and numerous cousins. He is preceded in death by his father, Wayne Sizemore, his nephew, Seth Mortensen, his niece, Jill Mortensen and his great niece Jill. A funeral service was held at 1 p.m., Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at the Lighthouse Christian Center with Rev. Jonathan Parish, Rev. John Parish, Paul Hodge officiating. Burial followed at the Lenna Cemetery under the direction of Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.hbmfuneralhome.com.