Thursday, October 30, 2008

Wanda Dean Brown Benson

Wanda Dean Brown Benson, 63, of Heavener, OK passed away Wednesday, October 29, 2008 in Poteau, OK. She was born February 15, 1945 in Hontubby, OK to Walter Owen & Maggie Delena (Watson) Brown. Wanda was a homemaker. She was a member of Royal Oak Free Will Baptist Church; church pianist for the majority of her adult life and a former member of the Heavener Round Up Club. She was the owner of Sugar Creek Arena where she provided youth equestrian events and a proud member of the Choctaw Nation. She was preceded in death by her parents; 5 sisters, Sarah Morton, Louise Sanders, Alma Brown, Velma Brown & Helen Lovell; 4 brothers, Earl, Floyd, J.D., & William Brown. She is survived by her husband, Eugene Benson of the home; 2 sons & daughters in law, Steven & Marie (Davis) Benson of Heavener, OK, Joe & Joanna Benson of Okemah, OK; daughter, Gina McKinney of Sheridan, AR; grandchildren, Marrissa McKinney of Magnolia, AR, Tiffani McKinney of Sheridan, AR, Andrea Benson, Christy Woodral & Laurie Ray of Heavener, OK, Brian Davis of Moore, OK, Bradly Borges & Laura Borges of Norman, OK; great grandchildren, Tiffany , Krista, Martin & Sammie Taylor Heavener, OK, Kyle Davis of Moore, OK, Tyler Ray of Heavener, OK; brothers & sisters, Jewell Holmes of Sallisaw, OK, Laverne Maxwell of Pocola, OK, Delbert Brown of Pocola, OK, Otis Brown of Heavener, OK, Mildred Carl of Dustin, OK, other relatives & loved ones; many beloved friends. Services: 2 pm, Saturday, November 1, 2008 at Royal Oak Free Will Baptist Church - Poker Bend, OK with Rev. Jimmy Waldrop officiating. Interment in Royal Oak {Poker Bend} Cemetery - Poker Bend, OK. Pallbearers: Jim Jones, Dan Taylor, Jimmy Dean Jones, James Barnett, Wayne Armstrong, Curtis Nixon, Junior Ray & Rocky Shupert.

1 comment:

Tiffany's Life! said...

Wanda, you will be missed by all of your loved ones. You was such a great lady. YOu are alot better place now.