Services for Eric Vincent, 62, of Ada are at 11 a.m. Wednesday at The Refuge Church. The Rev. Ron Vansell will officiate. Burial will follow at Vamoosa Cemetery.
Mr. Vincent passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017, at an Ada hospital. He was born June 24, 1954, in Ada to the Rev. Edward L. and Arbelane Simpson Vincent. He graduated from Ada High School and also attended college.
He married Sherre Lynn Sexton. She preceded him in death Jan. 8, 2015.
Mr. Vincent was a sergeant with the Department of Corrections until his retirement. He was a member of Rose Hill Church near Lexington, where he also pastored part time. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Survivors include his children, Erica Vincent of Oklahoma City, Keydrick Stevenson of Sherman, Texas, Chelle McDonald of Choctaw, Melissa Rogers of Ada and Jamie Eaker of Brooklyn, Michigan; four brothers, Donald Vincent and wife, Wendy, of Grover Beach, California, Edward Vincent Jr. and wife, Deondra, of Fort Worth, Texas, Bruce Boone of Tishomingo and Mark Vincent of Houston, Texas; two sisters, Tracy Chiles and husband, Marvin, of Ada and Chauntel Vincent of Oklahoma City; 13 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.
Bearers will be Tommy Sexton, Butch Wedel, T.C. Hill, Mike Beam, Bruce Boone and R.L. Harper Jr.
Published on May 1, 2017