Mamie Lou Ree Munson, 85, died Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at Houston House.
She was born July 21, 1926, in Burkburnett, Texas, daughter of Albert and Demia Tyra. She and John Rolland Munson mere married March 10, 1944.
When she was young, her family moved in a horse drawn wagon to settle in Custer County, Okla.
She was a pastor’s wife and registered nurse. She loved sewing, quilting, spending time in her flower or vegetable garden, decorating cakes and helping.
She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers; one sister; and a daughter, Bertie Roberts.
Survivors include her husband of 68 years, the Rev. John Munson of Houston; three sons, John of Mooresville, N.C., Bill of Muskogee, Okla., and Don of Houston; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other family members.
Memorial services were Saturday, March 24, at Faith Fellowship. Graveside services were Monday, March 26, in Stilwell (Okla.) City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Hospice of Care, Texas County Memorial Hospital or the Houston House Activities Department.