Mildred Sue Derrick of Keota, OK was called home to be with Jesus on June 12, 2015. She was born November 11, 1936 in Summerfield, OK. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lafe & Cleo Anderson; her sister Naun Earl ‘Naunie’ Barnes; her brother Kenneth Wayne Anderson; brothers in law. Herman D. “Hodo” Wylie & Aurmond “Butch” Watkins; nephews, Charles Martin “Dusty” Wylie & Joe Anthony “Butch” Barnes; and great nephew Jason Barnes.
She is survived by her husband, M.K. Derrick; three daughters, Debra Kaye Jennings and husband, Paul, Pamela Sue Hale & husband Lindsey of Cameron, OK, Wanda Faye Pickering & husband Chuck of Summerfield, OK; 6 grandchildren, Robyn Gillham & husband Bruce, Lafe Hale all of Cameron, OK, Josh Helmert of Ft. Smith, AR, Shawna Smith & husband Moody of Keota, OK, Ashley Pickering of Summerfield, OK, Crystal Jennings Schones & husband Gary of Tulsa, OK; great grandchildren, Alex, Megan & Copper Gillham of Cameron, Saylee, Chloee, Cage & Taft Smith of Keota, Bailey Helmer of Ft. Smith, AR; three sisters, Juanita Deloris Burnett & husband Jay, Nowatema Wylie all of Summerfield, Merzl Ann Watkins of Thousand Oaks, CA; brother in law Tony Barnes of Summerfield, Burell Shipman & wife Sandy of Poteau; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great nephews, other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 2 pm, Monday, June 15, 2015 at Summerfield Baptist Church, Summerfield, OK with Rev. Charles Caughern, Lindsey Hale, & Paul Jennings officiating. Interment will follow in Summerfield Cemetery, Summerfield, OK. Pallbearers will be Ralph Gavitt, Lafe Hale, Josh Helmert, Bruce Gillham, Moody Smith, Alton Carpenter. Honorary pallbearers will be Tony Barnes & Jay Burnett.
The family will be at the funeral home on Sunday afternoon from 2-4 pm to visit with relatives & friends.