Callie Waldrum, 80, passed from this life on Saturday, December 21, 2013, at her residence in Ardmore, Okla., where she and her husband, Don Waldrum, resided since 1998. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, December 24, 2013, in The Chapel at Griffin~Hillcrest with Pastor Jerry White officiating. Interment to follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park, Ardmore, Okla.
Callie was born to Charlie and Dovie (Jones) Thompson on September 26, 1933, at Ardmore, Okla.
She married Clifford Lee Holt on February 28, 1950. After that marriage ended, Callie moved to California where she met Don Waldrum. The couple married on May, 13, 1982, at Lake Tahoe, Nevada.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Clifford R. Holt; and siblings, Hazel Nalls, Gloria Risenhoover, Bessie Reed Boyer, Ken Thompson, and Pearl Thompson.
Callie is survived by her husband, Don Waldrum, of the home; her children, Janette Holt of Livingston, Texas, Nina Holt and husband, Steve, of Guthrie, Okla., Hazel VanBuskirk and husband, Dennis, of Purcell, Okla., Don "Donnie" Waldrum and wife, Gloria, of Lindsey, California, and Laurie Waldrum Bryant of Visalia, California; daughter-in-law, Sherri Holt of Ardmore, Okla.; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; two great-great-great-grandchildren; three brothers, Fred Thompson and wife, Ruth, Charles Thompson, and Tim Thompson and wife, Connie, all of Ardmore, Okla.; sister-in-law, Wanda Thompson; special cousin, Morene Meine; special family friend, Hilton Stubbs, and his daughters; numerous nieces, nephews; and other special relatives. She was greatly loved and will be greatly missed!
A visitation will be held on Monday evening, December 23, 2013, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., at Griffin~Hillcrest, Ardmore, Okla.
Condolences may be left at www.Griffin-HillcrestFH.com.