Tahlequah Daily Press

February 25, 2014

Jacqueline Wickliffe


TAHLEQUAH — Jacqueline Wickliffe was born July 10, 1945, in Miami, to Jack Smith and Dorothy (McKee) Smith. She passed away in Tahlequah on Friday, Feb. 21, at the age of 68.

Jacqueline (Jacqui) graduated from Picher High School and Northeastern State University. She received her Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Oklahoma. She married Dennis Wickliffe and from this union came two children, Kelsey and Kyle.

Jacqui worked as an educator and administrator at Anadarko High School, Northeastern State University and Tulsa Job Corps. She loved reading, going to movies, talking about politics and spending time with friends and family.

Jacqui was preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Dorothy Smith; and her husband, Dennis Wickliffe.

She is survived by two children, son, Kelsey Wickliffe and wife Jennifer, and their daughter Elizabeth, all of Bristow, and son, Kyle Wickliffe and wife Angeline, and their daughters Madeline and Charlotte, all of Tahlequah; extended family and countless friends and former students and colleagues.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 25 at Green Country Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be held Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 10 a.m. in the Tahlequah Cemetery under the care of Green Country Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org.

Online condolences may be left at tahlequahfuneral.com.

Green Country Funeral Home, 203 S. Commercial Road, (918) 458-5055.