Jolene Alyce Oxley, 24, of Astoria, died Friday, Aug. 19, 2011 in Gladstone, as a result of a traffic accident.
She was born May 6, 1987 to Stephanie (Helsley) Homer and Eric Oxley in Hanford, Calif. Her mother survives, residing in Astoria. Her father survives, residing in Hanford.
Ms. Oxley resided in the Central California area until 2004, when her family relocated to Seaside. She graduated from Seaside High School in 2005, and spent a great deal of time in Seaside and Astoria with her family.
Family members said she was a talented artist.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by a daughter, Kierra?KiKi Black, age 3; her stepmother, Michelle Oxley; one brother, Wyatt Oxley; a niece, Aryiann Oxley; and two sisters, Clarice and Toriana Homer.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9 at the Sons of Norway Lodge in Gearhart.
Ocean View Cremation and Burial Service is in charge of arrangements.