Derotha DeLude, 65, of Poteau, OK, passed away Monday, June 19, 2017 in Poteau, OK. Derotha was born July 12, 1951 in Poteau, OK to Ewing & Marcella (Ritter) Waymire. She was a Vocational Rehab Counselor and a member of First Baptist Church in Poteau, OK. Derotha was preceded in death by her parents; husband John DeLude.
Survivors include daughters Christy Hamlin and husband Jon, Terre Hickman and husband Billy; grandchildren, Cede Braun Cantu & husband Joe, Katy Braun, Joshua Hamlin & Caleb Hamlin, great granddaughter, Alex Cantu; Brother, Ewing Waymire, Jr.; other relatives & loved ones; many beloved friends.
Services will be 2 pm, Friday, June 23, 2017 at First Baptist Church, Poteau, OK with Thomas Chappelle and Gentry Hill officiating. Interment will follow in Oakland Cemetery, Poteau , OK.
The family will be at the funeral home on Thursday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.
In Lieu of flowers, make donations to Christy Hamlin for Sewing Seeds at First Baptist Church.