Services for Dora Maxine Calhoun, 88, of Ada, are at 11 a.m. Thursday at 32nd Street Church of Christ. Roy Deering will officiate. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Mrs. Calhoun died Monday, Nov. 7, 2016, at a local nursing home. She was born April 2, 1928, in Ravia to James Milburn and Anna Atchley Wallis. She moved back to Ada from California in 1964.
She married Earl James Smith in 1945 and he preceded her in death in November 1960. She married James Calhoun Sept. 17, 1965, in Wichita Falls, Texas. Mrs. Calhoun was a nurse's aide and retired as a custodian from Byng School after 16 years of service. She was a member of Galey Church of Christ.
Survivors include her husband, Jim Calhoun; two sons, Ronald and his wife, Darlene Smith, of Ada and Michael Glen Smith of Newport, Arkansas; a stepson, Charles Duane Calhoun and his wife, Judy, of Oklahoma City; a sister, Bobbie Rue of Oklahoma City; eight grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Elaine Courtright, in 2012.
Bearers will be Jeremy Humphers, Jacob Humphers, Nathan Smith, Jordan Smith, Jayden Mills and Dennis Kymes. Honorary bearers will be Steve Littleton, Michael Mills, Nathan Miller and Thomas Blevins.
Published on November 8, 2016