The Norman Transcript

Obituaries

July 2, 2014

Rocky Vance Trammell

NORMAN — Rocky Vance Trammell, 39, of Washington, Okla., passed away unexpectedly Saturday, June 28, 2014, at his home. He was born March 22, 1975, in Albany, Ga. He was the youngest of three children of Ricky and Elaine Trammell.

Rocky attended Apple Creek Elementary School and Highland East Middle School in Moore. His high school years were at Washington, Okla., where he graduated with the class of 1993. Rocky later graduated with a B.A. from the University of Oklahoma.

He was employed with the Oklahoma Departmen of Human Services in Purcell. Rocky enjoyed all kinds of sports. He was an avid OU Sooner and Oklahoma City Thunder fan and never missed an opportunity to play a round of golf. Rocky cherished his family and was especially proud to be the father of his son, Derek Vance Trammell, the love of his life. Rocky was a member of McFarlin United Methodist Church in Norman. He was a friend to many and will be dearly missed.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John and Irene Toole of Bainbridge, Ga., and Leroy and Imogene Trammell of Bing; uncles Richard Trammell of Conway, Ark., and Darrell Tonne of Norman; and cousin, Kirk Clements of Tucson, Ariz.

Rocky leaves behind his son, Derek Trammell of the home in Washington, Okla.; his parents, Ricky and Elaine Trammell of Washington; brother, Glenn Edward Trammell of Bainbridge, Ga.; sister, Sheila Malaine Leverette of Woodstock, Ga.; aunts and uncles Annelle and Murrell Fulford of Belhaven, N.C., Louise and Eugene Sadler of Tallahassee, Fla., Shirley Tonne of Norman, Pete and Sarah Trammell of Holdenville, Charlotte and Mark Clements of Tucson, Ariz., and Bonnie Trammell of Conway, Ark.; nieces Laura Trammell of Aplachicola, Fla., Christa Bryant and husband Brandon of Columbiana, Ala., and Ashley Trammell of Calera, Ala.; nephews Cory Thomas and wife Kaitlyn of Marietta, Ga., and Kyle Thomas of Mariettta, Ga.; two great-nephews; one great-niece; many cousins; and a host of friends.

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