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Danny Wade Boyett

June 7, 1968 ~ April 13, 2022 (age 53)


Danny Wade Boyett, 53, of Jennings, Oklahoma passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2022 in Tulsa.

He was born June 7, 1968 to Danny and Ruth (Fowler) Boyett in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Danny was raised in the Choctaw area and attended Choctaw Public Schools.  He graduated with the class of 1985 from Choctaw High School.

He married Jessica Sliger.

Danny worked in law enforcement most of life as police officer serving in Lincoln, Pottawatomie and Payne Counties, City of Perkins and as Police Chief in Tryon, Oklahoma and Carney Oklahoma.  He also was a truck driver and mechanic.

He loved tinkering, mechanics and was an artist and enjoyed doing tattoos.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and father-in-law, Jack Sliger.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Jessica Boyett of the home; 2 daughters, Megan Boyett And Fiancé Colton Deathrage of Maud, OK and Faith Sliger of Knox City, TX; 3 sons, Danny Wade Boyett and fiancé Breanna Bender, Matthew Knowles of Stamford, TX and Anthony Knowles of Stamford, TX; mother-in-law, Nancy Sliger of Tecumseh, OK; 2 sisters and 2 brothers-in-law, Tisha and Greg Kimball of Mannford, OK and Tracy and Billy Chase of Jones, OK; 1  brother, Jimmy Boyett of Bristow; Sherry and Steven Ellis, TX; and other extended family and friends.

Visitation will be from 12:00 noon to 8:00 p.m., Monday, April 18, 2022 and continue through service time.  Service will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday. April 19, 2022 at Cooper Funeral Home Chapel with John Fowler officiating. Burial will follow at Sliger Family Cemetery under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.

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April 18, 2022

12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cooper Funeral Home
210 W. Walnut
Tecumseh, OK 74873

Funeral Service
April 19, 2022

2:00 PM
Cooper Funeral Home
210 W. Walnut
Tecumseh, OK 74873

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