Thelma Jean Burk

Female 1929 - 2010  (81 years)


Personal Information

  • Name Thelma Jean Burk 
    Born 29 Apr 1929  Oil Center, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 03 Nov 2010  Ada, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Obituary
      Services for Thelma Jean Garrett, 81, Pickett-Center, are 10 a.m. Saturday at Oil Center Pentecostal Holiness Church, the Revs. Glen Eaves and Mick Snider will officiate. Burial will follow at Maxwell Cemetery.

      Mrs. Garrett died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at an assisted living center in Ada. She was born April 29, 1929, at Oil Center to Hansel and Floy Sutton Burk.

      She attended Maxwell and Vanoss grade schools and graduated from Vanoss High School.

      She married O.D. "Pug" Garrett on Aug. 2, 1948. He died Oct. 31, 2008.

      Mrs. Garrett was a sales clerk for Dillon's Department Store and the Curiosity Shop in Ada, and a longtime active member of the Oil Center Pentecostal Holiness Church. She played the piano for services for more than 65 years at the church and was also the pianist for Tiger Mountain camp meetings near Henryetta for many years.

      She was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter, Sondra Garner and a grandson, Dustin Garner.
    Buried 06 Nov 2010  Maxwell Cemetery, Oil Center, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I295  Root Tree
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2011 

    Family Otha Dean Garrett,   b. 15 Oct 1923, Center, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 2008, Ada, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 02 Aug 1948 
    Children 
     1. Saundra Jean Garrett
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2011 
    Family ID F99  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart