David Messer was born April 26, 1953 in Nyack, New York and has passed
away at the age of 62 on April 23, 2016 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Dave enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, and playing with grandkids. He
was a loving husband, father, and Papa. Dave was in the service for 13
years then drove a truck cross-country until he retired to raise children
He is preceded in death by his father Albert “Tally” Messer,
his mother Anne Cratty Messer, and sister Mary Lyle Jackson.
Survivors include his wife Donna Chaney Messer, children: Donna Jean Helms,
Daryl J. Helms of Noble, Oklahoma, Dakota J. Helms of Fayetteville, Arkansas,
Danelle J. Helms, Danielle Messer of Norman, Jacob Messer of Norman and
Jeremiah Messer of Knoxville, Tennessee; 2 grandsons: Chaney Messer, Gaberial
Harper of the home, 4 other grandsons and 6 granddaughters, and a host
of nephews, nieces, and friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Folds of Honor or the Wounded