Mrs. Worcester died Saturday May 19, 2007, at a local hospital. She was born June 23, 1936, to William G. Yates and Dena Mae Lilley Yates.
She attended grade school in Francis and was a graduate of Central High School in Lawton. Mrs. Worcester attended cosmetology school and was a licensed beautician. She was an active member of the Abba House Worship Center Church of God.
She married Melvin Jackson Worcester Feb. 2, 1950, in Durant.
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 19 August 2019), memorial page for Opal Alene Yates Worcester (23 Jun 1936–19 May 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19564001, citing Denney Cemetery, Francis, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Brad Holt (contributor 46849216) .