Mona “Mozelle “ Gaither, 90, of Poteau, OK passed away Sunday, January 26, 2014 in Mannford, OK. Mozelle was born November 22, 1923 in Poteau, OK to Curtis & Mattie (Griffith) Garrett. She retired from Hillcrest Hospital in Tulsa. Mozelle was a member of Community of Christ in Poteau. She loved to travel, watching sports on TV (especially football). Mozelle was a very caring, loving and thoughtful lady. She had many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Charles J. Gaither; sisters, Louise Akins & Mamie Jo Garrett; brothers, Woodrow & Monroe Garrett; grandson, Chuck Davison.
Survivors include her daughter & son in law, Martha & John Carroll of Poteau, OK; son & daughter in law, Larry & Betty Jo Davison of Mannford, OK; sisters, her twin, Madge Meisner of Kansas City, Doris Nelson of Poteau, OK; 6 grandchildren, Teresa, Cindy, Kimatha, Brent, Kris, & Ashley; 11 great grandchildren, Matt, Kameron, Braxton, Samantha, Schylar, Megan, Conner, Kenneth, Jalee, Jarrett, Triton; 3 great great grandchildren, Gracie, Kamden & Easton; other relatives & loved ones; many beloved friends.
Services will be 2 pm, Thursday, January 30, 2014 at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK with Greg McGowen & Sally McGowen officiating. Interment will follow in Vaughn Cemetery, Gilmore, OK. Pallbearers will be Brent, Schylar, Conner, Kenneth, Jarrett, & Kameron.
The family will be at the funeral home on Wednesday from 5-7 pm to visit with relatives & friends.