Rita Mae Hamilton, of Pauls Valley, passed away May 29, 2020, in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma at the age of 94 years.
Rita Mae Bonner was born May 5, 1926, in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma, to Harve Bonner and Lillie (Stephens) Bonner.
She grew up near Pauls Valley in the Peavine community and attended Peavine and Pauls Valley schools. She is a graduate of Pauls Valley High School and was later married to Nathan Ray Hamilton in Pauls Valley on January 26, 1945.
The Pauls Valley area has been her home all her life.
She was preceded in death by her husband, N. R. Hamilton; parents, Harve and Lillie Bonner; two brothers, Billy Bonner and Julian Bonner; and one sister, Gayle Driskell.
Her surviving family includes her children, David Hamilton of Pauls Valley and Paul and Linda Hamilton of Abilene, Texas; one brother, Don Bonner of Chandler, Arizona; six sisters, Marie Hilliard of Norman, Joyce Jones of Pauls Valley, Jonnie and Art Hanson of Tulsa, Shirley Graves of Moore, Nolah Furbee of Purcell and Joan and Bobby Litchfield of Oklahoma City; as well as a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held June 1, 2020, at Mt. Olivet Cemetery Pavilion and officiated by Rev. Billy Bowles. Interment followed at Mt. Olivet Cemetery under the direction of Stufflebean-Coffey Funeral Home, Pauls Valley.
You are invited to send a message of condolence and view the family’s guestbook at www.stufflebeanfuneralhome.com
Stephen “Steve” Weatherford
December 14, 1952 – June 1, 2020
Steve Weatherford, 67, of Stratford, formerly of Paoli, passed away Monday, June 1, 2020 in his home. Services are pending at this time. Please check later for further information. Condolences for the family may be sent to www.winansfuneralhome.com
Carl Rayburn Ridenour, of Maysville, Oklahoma, was born February 23, 1955, in LaFollette, Tennessee, and passed from this life on May 29, 2020, at the age of 65 years.
Carl had made his home in Maysville for the past 40 years where he worked as an auto mechanic. Arrangements for cremation were under the direction of Wooster Funeral Home.