Ollie Mae Sawney, daughter of Jim and Rachel (Springwater) Sawney, was born on March 8th, 1943 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. She passed from this life and joined her heavenly father on December 11th, 2018 at the age of 75 years, 9 months and 3 days.
Ollie was baptized on April 13th of 1959. She was a faithful member of Salem Baptist Church and was heavily involved in all church activities. Ollie loved spending time with her grandchildren, great grandchildren and friends. Cherokee was her first language and she did her best to pass it on to her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will always be remembered as a kind, faithful Christian woman, who made everyone feel loved.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Jim and Rachel Sawney, her son: Nathan Carlos Soap, three sisters: Narcie Harper, Lizzie Weavel, Peggy Sawney and a special grandson: Malachi Redbird Smith.
Ollie is survived by her companion: Calvin Soap, of the home near Stilwell, OK, her son: Rod Still and wife Tonya, her daughter: Shandi Still. She is also survived by her grandchildren: Ryan Still, Candice Still, Jobey Still and wife Autom, Kari Still, Jerome Still and Gray Wolfe, great grandchildren: Braylen Still, Gage Still, Stokely Smith, Koby Still, Jalee Still, Shadow Still, Makenlynn Still, one sister: Florence Cornell and husband Benny of Tahlequah, OK, one brother: Henry Sawney and wife Virginia of Stilwell, OK. She is also survived by a host of other relatives and friends.
Prayers for her closest relatives, she will be greatly missed.. R.I.P Great Aunt Ollie, you will be greatly missed.. But never forgotten, give great Grandma Narcie hugs and kiss's from me.
Tommie WatkinsGreen River, UT
Thank you for all your Love and kindness and the special talks and laughs we shared. I’ll always Love and Cherish you in my memories of you. Until we meet again Ollie......
Marlene BallardStilwell, OK