Paul Richard Pope ~ Thursday ~ July 5, 2018 ~ 2:00 PM



Paul Richard Pope, 70, entered into rest on June 27, 2018.Richard was born on August 28, 1947 in Hobart, OK to Paul T. Pope and Dortha Mae (Carlton) Keller.

Richard was a 1965 graduate of Del City High School.He served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War.Richard worked as an insurance adjuster.Richard was a super friendly person who loved to motivate people.Everyone that met Richard, gravitated to him and loved him.Richard was a Sooner fan and enjoyed duck and goose hunting and fishing.He loved his little dogs also.He loved Rock music and knew all the songs.He was lovingly nicknamed “Papa Rock.” Richard loved his kids with a passion and enjoyed spending time with his family and watching football with the boys.

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Sandra Pope; children, Jeffrey Pope, Marquetta Pope, Douglas Jackson and Jaymie Jefferis that was like a daughter to Richard, and Brook Harrison; 12 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and sister, Valerie Jury.Richard is preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Angela Peck

A Memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, July 5, 2018 at John Ireland Funeral Home Chapel, 120 S. Broadway Ave, Moore, OK. Services are under the direction of John M. Ireland Funeral Home and Chapel, Moore, OK.