Chapel Funeral Service (Sayre)
J.T. Ackley
( December 08, 1947 – February 07,
2017 )
J.T. Ackley was born December 8,
1947 in Hammon, Oklahoma to Velma Lee and Emory C. Ackley. He passed away
February 7, 2017 at Sayre, Oklahoma at the age of 69 years, 1 month and 29
days. J.T. lived in Hammon until moving to Colorado Springs, Colorado and later
Amarillo, Texas with his family until they returned to Hammon where he
graduated from Hammon High School. He continued his education at Southwest
Automotive school in Oklahoma City where he received his certificate in Paint
and Body.
He was married to LaDonna Moore
Ackley at Elk City, Oklahoma on December 18, 1970 and they made their home in
the Berlin community. J. T. worked for Red Johnson Ford before working on his
father-in-law’s Dairy. He later drove a truck and worked maintenance at
McDonalds, all the while he continued to farm and ranch. He enjoyed working
with his cows and horses and was a member of the Berlin Saddle Club where he
had served as President. J.T. loved spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his
parents and 2 sisters, Floretta Jo Seright, Mary Katherine Gilliland, his
mother-in-law, Helen Moore, and 3 brothers-in-law, Leon Gilliland, Doyle
Seright, and Glenn Moore.
He is survived by his wife, LaDonna
Ackley, of the home; 3 children,  Jodie Santangelo,  and Kristy
Fihaley and husband, Phillip, and Kelsey Wynn  all of Sayre; his
father-in-law,  Glenn Theodore Moore, Sayre, OK; a sister,  Alta Ann
Bergeron and husband, Sidney, Gray, LA; a sister-in-law,  Linda Seright,
Moore, OK; 9 grandchildren,  Houston and wife, Nikki,  Miranda,
Sheridan, Stephanie,  Matthew, Sarah, Melody, and  Brianna; 2 great
grandchildren, Angel and Jackson, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services at Rose Chapel in
Sayre on Monday, February 13, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.