EMMA LETA "SKEETER" MCCLESKEY BONNER,
93, died July 23, 2015, with burial at Arlington
Memory Gardens in Oklahoma City, OK.
Emma Leta "Skeeter" McCleskey Bonner was born on
Nov. 19, 1921 in Stephens Co., TX to rancher James
Turney McCleskey & Sula Penelope Langford McCleskey.
Emma attended Ranger High School in the Class of
1939 at Ranger, TX. After riding the range, she
graduated from Draughan Business School and worked
in civil service during the war. She married her
best friend, William Frederick "Fred" Bonner, in
1945. Together, they worked, celebrated life and
reveled in family.
Preceded in death by husband; parents; stepmother,
Hattie McCleskey; sisters, Cleo McCleskey and
Ovesta McCleskey Clay (RHS-1928); granddaughter,
Jennifer Bonner; & grandson, William Trevor Clark.
She is survived by son, William T Bonner; daughter,
Lisa Bonner Clark; granddaughters, Jackie and Jan
Bonner and Kira Clark; and her Texas family.
HUSBAND: WILLIAM FRED BONNER, 72, died
while living at Oklahoma City, OK on July 10, 1993.
He was born Feb. 16, 1921 & graduated from Sweetwater
High School. William was married to Emma McCleskey