Family-conducted memorial services for Gloria Jean “Jeannie” Louthen, 73, will be 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, at the Church of Christ on Merrick Drive of Ardmore with Mr. Willie Sanchez officiating.
The daughter of the late Dale Austin and Jo (Aguirre) Austin, Jeannie was born on June 29, 1944, in Monroe, La. and passed away on Dec. 18, 2017, at the local hospital.  
She and Keith E. Louthen were married Nov. 23, 1974, in Lawton and he preceded her in death on Feb. 10, 2017.
Jeannie grew up in the Lawton area and attended Central High near Marlow. She had worked for years helping manufacturing mobile homes. Jeannie was of the Catholic faith. She and Keith moved to Ardmore 12 years ago from Waurika. While living in Ardmore, many people will know her as the Ardmore Tigers Ticket Lady, having sold tickets for all the sporting events. Jeannie looked forward to spending time with her family going to the Goodwill store with her granddaughter, Tierani, and her Saturday breakfasts with Chuck, Rena, Derek and Tierani at Prairie Kitchen and Boomerang. She also loved going to the casino with her son, Philip, shooting pool, watching the Thunder basketball games, OU Football and the Little League World Series.    
Survivors include her daughters, Rena Richardson and her husband, Chuck and their children, Derek and Tierani and Wendy Dearinger and her husband, Michael; sons, Robert Howard, Philip Louthen and Stormy Louthen and wife, Claudia; 15 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and sister, Rickie Colf and husband, Jeff. Preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Albert Howard; a granddaughter, Aundrea Louthen; great-granddaughter, Emery Roni; and a great-grandson, Sullivan Louthen-Winters.
Condolences may be made to the family online at www.hdouglasfuneralhome.com.     
Cremation with care were provided by the Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory.