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In Memory of

Donnie Ray Peoples

November 22, 1947 - March 26, 2015

Obituary


Donnie Ray Peoples, 67, passed away unexpectedly on March 26, 2015. He was born November 22, 1947 to Norman Ray and Mary Ruth (Pierce) Peoples in Plainview, Texas. He was a loving husband, brother, and father; a veteran who proudly served his country in the U.S. Army until he was medically discharged. Donnie retired as a pipefitter at Tinker Air Force Base. For many years, he continued his patriotic support of veterans by making Vietnam keychains that were distributed at the Heartland of America Museum in Weatherford, Oklahoma. Most importantly, he was good man, honest,...

Donnie Ray Peoples, 67, passed away unexpectedly on March 26, 2015. He was born November 22, 1947 to Norman Ray and Mary Ruth (Pierce) Peoples in Plainview, Texas. He was a loving husband, brother, and father; a veteran who proudly served his country in the U.S. Army until he was medically discharged. Donnie retired as a pipefitter at Tinker Air Force Base. For many years, he continued his patriotic support of veterans by making Vietnam keychains that were distributed at the Heartland of America Museum in Weatherford, Oklahoma. Most importantly, he was good man, honest, and hardworking who had a great sense of humor. He was a jokester who lived life to the fullest, and he loved to make people laugh by telling jokes. He also was an Oklahoma City Thunder and Dallas Cowboys fan.

Donnie is preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Guy, Mark, and Luke Peoples. He is survived by his wife, Deborah Ann Peoples; daughter, Donita Keaton; son, Jeffrey Peoples; sister, Norma (Ronny) Gray, and brother; Matthew (Glenda) Peoples, and a host of relatives and friends. His passing will leave a large hole in the lives of his family and friends.