James Richard Hennessey passed away in the Ardmore Veteran Center on Thursday July 14, 2020. James was born December 18, 1943 in Los Angles, California to Leslie Edward and Lilly Mae (Campbell) Hennessey. James served his country honorably in the United States Army. James was a Horticulturist and taught at the University Level. James loved to tell jokes and have fun, he will be missed by those who knew him.
James is survived by his brother, Clarence (Gene) Hennessey and his wife Jan Hennessey, and their children; Brian Hennessey, and Debbie Kelley and her husband Britt their children; Brendon, and Liam , Cindy Lankford and Husband Senator James Lankford, children; Hannah, and Jordan.
Brother; Bob Hennessey and three; children; Kim Hennessey and son Christopher Bishop, Tammy Hennessey and her child; Danielle , and Patrick Hennessey.
Sister; Vina Lanier and husband Ripley Lanier and three children; Sarah Garner and husband Josh, and their children Kylie, Claire, and Jacob, Rebecca Ayala and husband Hunter Ayala, David Lanier and wife Brandee, their children; Caitlin, Hayden, and Mason.
James was preceded in death by his parents, and two sisters.