MADILL — Cheryl Kay Bean, 55, of Ardmore, Oklahoma, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2013, at her home in Ardmore. She was born on August 1, 1957, in Fort Worth, Texas, to Max R. Russell and Ruth Ann Prough Russell.
Cheryl was raised in the Ardmore and Dickson area and she graduated from the Dickson High School in 1975. She married Steve Bean on February 8, 1975, in Dickson. Cheryl worked for the Uniroyal Tire Company for five years and Dickson Day Care before going into construction work with her husband for the past 15 years. She was a member of the Mannsville Methodist Church and she enjoyed antiquing, planting and gardening. Cheryl loved being with her grandchildren.
She is survived by: husband, Steve Bean, Ardmore, Oklahoma; children, Cobey Bean, Ardmore, Oklahoma, Andie Bean-Perry and husband, Robert, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and Shelly Barnes and husband, Darren, Ardmore, Oklahoma; four grandchildren, Darian and Taylor Barnes, Ardmore, Oklahoma, Blake Sanders, Purcell, Oklahoma, and Garrett King, Purcell, Oklahoma; mother, Ruth Russell, Ardmore, Oklahoma; brothers, Michael Russell, Ardmore, Oklahoma, and Darryl Russell and wife, Cindy, Yukon, Oklahoma; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Cheryl was preceded in death by her father, Max.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. with a family hour from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at Watts Funeral Home, Madill. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 13, 2013, at the Watts Memorial Chapel, Madill, Oklahoma. Harold Hunt and Frank Simpson will officiate the services. Music arranged by Ginger Cothran. Interment will be at the Mannsville Cemetery, Mannsville, Oklahoma.
Casket bearers: Paul Smith, Creig Belt, Juston Watterson, Terry Garrison, Charles Steve Bean and Stephen Morphew.
Services will be under the direction of Watts Funeral Home, Madill, Oklahoma. Condolences may be sent to wattsfuneralhome.com.