Services for Patricia Ann Luper, 74, of Ada are at 10 a.m. Monday at the Criswell Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Coy Howry will officiate. Burial will follow at Allen Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Sunday at Criswell Funeral Home.
Ms. Luper passed away Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at her home. She was born Nov. 28, 1942, at Ada to Bud and Billie Phillips Overton. She attended Homer Grade School and graduated from Byng High School in 1960.
Ms. Luper helped in the family business and later went to work at Vision Bank, retiring in 2014 after 16½ years. She came to know Jesus when she was 12, attending church with her Granny Phillips. Ms. Luper was a member of Lovelady Baptist Church and the Busy Hands Quilting Club, where she had served as treasurer.
Survivors include two children, Kevin Dee Luper and wife, Lela, of Ada and Jayne Ann (Maloy) Nickell and husband, Roger, of Ada; her mother, Billie Barnes of Ada; her grandchildren, Cheyenne Nickell, Dakota Nickell, Jakob Luper and Kayla Nickell; a sister, Mary Jo Koehler; an aunt, Jewell Collins; cousins and a host of loving friends.
She was preceded in death by her father, Bud Overton, and grandparents Oren and Janie Phillips and Reggie and Laura Overton.
Bearers will be Eldon Sawyers, A.G. Sanders, Dean Brown, Ken Hudson, Scott Hickman and Duane Smith.
Published on November 17, 2017