Services for Mary E. Colston, 95, of Norman, Okla., will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, June 21, 2010, in the Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home Chapel, Marietta, with interment to follow in Lakeview Cemetery, Marietta. Officiating will be Rev. Tommy Higle. Arrangements are under the direction of Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home & Cremation Services.


Services for Mary E. Colston, 95, of Norman, Okla., will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, June 21, 2010, in the Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home Chapel, Marietta, with interment to follow in Lakeview Cemetery, Marietta. Officiating will be Rev. Tommy Higle. Arrangements are under the direction of Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

 

Mrs. Colston was born March 28, 1915, in Wynnewood, Okla., the daughter of Garner and Rachel Marrs Tucker. She passed away Friday, June 18, 2010, in Norman.

 

A resident of Love County most of her life, Mrs. Colston had lived in Norman for the past seven years. She and Eldridge Colston were married December 10, 1935, in Marietta, and he preceded her in death on April 21, 2006. A homemaker, Mrs. Colston particularly enjoyed sewing, cooking and caring for her flower gardens. She was a member of Marietta’s First Baptist Church.

 

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Colston was preceded in death by her parents; and two sisters.
She is survived by three sons, David Colston of Oklahoma City, Okla., Don Colston of Midwest City, Okla., and Chris Colston of Edmond, Okla.; a daughter and son-in-law, Mary Lynn and Jim Carlile of Perryton, Texas; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

 

Family members will serve as casket bearers.

 

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. today in the Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home.

 

Online guest book: wattsfuneralhome.com.