COWETA, Okla. – Gracie Belle Small of Coweta, Okla., age 74, a loving and caring mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother and aunt, passed away Tuesday morning, Dec. 31, 2013 at Coweta Manor Nursing Home in Coweta, Okla. She was born on March 26, 1939 in Van Buren, Ark., and was the daughter of Albert Fred and Eva (Boyd) Williams. Gracie was a homemaker for most of her life. She enjoyed sewing, cooking, doing crafts and housework.
Gracie is survived by four children, Phyllis Ogdon and husband, Kenny, of Muldrow, Okla., Vincent Small of Muldrow, Okla., Tina Smith and husband, Chester, of Porter, Okla. and Timothy Small of Muldrow, Okla.; one sister, Beulah Berry and husband, Joe, of Alma, Ark.; three brothers, Thurman Williams and wife, Norma, of Van Buren, Ark., Hershel Williams and wife, Frances, of Van Buren, Ark. and Owen Dean Williams of Van Buren, Ark.; three grandchildren, Jamie Barnes and wife, Kendal, of Okemah, Okla., Noah Barnes of Porter, Okla. and Justin Ogdon of Muldrow, Okla.; two great-grandchildren, Nicholas and Valerie Barnes; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Gracie was preceded in death by her parents, one sister, Leota Shaw and two brothers, Dewitt Williams and Landon Gene Williams.
Funeral services for Gracie are scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 at Wright-Brown Family Funeral Home Chapel in Coweta, Okla. with Pastor Chris Small officiating. Interment will be at 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3 at Dripping Springs Cemetery in Dripping Springs, Ark. Pallbearers are Chester Smith, Justin Ogdon, Dwight Small, Noah Barnes, Todd Small and Jamie Barnes.
To leave a personal message to Gracie’s family, please visit her Book of Memories at www.wrightbrownfunerals.com. The family of Gracie Small entrusted her care and services to Wright-Brown Family Funeral Home, 210 S. Broadway, Coweta, OK 74429, 918-486-5515.