Johnnie Fern (Snell) Hailey passed from this life to her eternal home on October 8, 2020 in Oklahoma City, with her girls by her side. Johnnie was born in Seminole, Oklahoma on May 21, 1933 to Rev. Fred and Dora Snell.
She married the love of her life, Edward Lee Hailey on June 10, 1952, who sadly preceded her in death, along with her parents, Rev. Fred and Dora Snell, brother, Bill Snell; sisters, Betty (Pat) Whitt, infant sisters, Shirley Snell and Dorothy Lee Snell; sister and brother-in-law, Helen and Olen Boyd; sister and brother-in-law, Nonie and Vernon James; and brother-in-law, Carl Seyfert.
Johnnie is survived by a daughter, Judy Hailey, of Dallas, Texas; daughter and son-in-law, Patty and Mickey Hallmark, of Oklahoma City; her granddaughter, Melissa Branson and her husband, Allen; grandson, Todd Hallmark and Sandy, of Oklahoma City; and her pride and joy, two great-grandchildren, Savannah Hallmark and Cade Branson, of Oklahoma City; and one sister, Mary Seyfert, of Seminole. She is also survived by brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Herbert and Naomi Hailey, of Oklahoma City; brother and sister-in-law, Jay and Julie Roulston, of Moore; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Loretta and Bob Cole, of Asher; numerous nieces and nephews; and special friends, Sue Walker, Betty Little, and Lowell.
Johnnie loved watching TV and especially sports. She loved playing sports and even played on a mother’s team when her girls were in school.
Visitation for Johnnie will be held Sunday, October 11, 2020 from 1:30 PM to 8:30 PM, and Monday, October 12, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 8:30 PM, at the John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel, located at 120 South Broadway, in Moore, Oklahoma. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at the John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel. Interment will be held at 3:00 PM, at Maple Grove Cemetery, in Seminole, Oklahoma. Services are under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel.
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