Allia Dean Scribner, 84, of Madill, Oklahoma, passed away Thursday, December 13, 2012, at the hospital in Durant, Oklahoma. She was born on September 24, 1928, in Powell, Oklahoma, to the late George Bridgeman and Minnie Pickren Bridgeman.
Allia Dean was raised in Powell. She married Homer Aubrey Scribner on July 12, 1947, in Gainesville, Texas. He preceded her in death on January 21, 2006. She later moved to Madill where she worked for 17 years at the Madill Pants Factory. Allia Dean was a member of the Madill Church of Christ and she enjoyed going to the horse races, sewing, cooking, picking up pecans and she loved watching the OU Sooners and the Dallas Cowboys.
She is survived by: children, Bill Scribner and wife, Nancy, Madill, Oklahoma, Phill Scribner and wife, Marsha, Ravia, Oklahoma, Kathy Self and husband, John, Denison, Texas, Virginia Clark, Ardmore, Oklahoma, Emily Scribner, Madill, Oklahoma; 12 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Allia Dean was preceded in death by her parents; husband; four brothers, Jack, Walter, George, and John I; six sisters, Mildred Lee, Hattie Klein, Ethel McGhee, Lois Page, Evelyn Arterberry, Nannie Mae Dodd.
Visitation will be today at Watts Funeral Home, Madill from noon to 9 p.m. with a family hour from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Services will be Monday, December 17, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Watts Memorial Chapel, Madill, Oklahoma. Interment will be at the Oakland Cemetery, Oakland, Oklahoma. Services will be under the direction of Watts Funeral Home, Madill, Oklahoma.
Condolences may be sent to wattsfuneralhome.com.