Services for Juanita McBride of Marietta are set for 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016 in the Marietta Church of Christ with Allen Woody and Bro. Tony Lalli officiating. Interment will follow in the Leon Cemetery, Leon, OK, under the direction of Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Marietta.
The daughter of Charlie and Mandy Hatcher Gipson, Mrs. McBride was born at Leon on Aug. 23, 1923. She passed away Saturday, Jan. 2, in Mercy Health Love County, Marietta, at the age of 92.
A resident of Love County all of her life, Juanita was a farmer and also a line worker at Little Brownie Bakers in Marietta. She and W.A. “Badger” McBride were married at Jimtown, Oklahoma on Dec. 28, 1942, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 10, 2007. Juanita enjoyed playing dominoes, working in the yard, making plum jelly, telling stories, and sending birthday cards. She also loved watching basketball, especially the Dallas Mavericks. Most of all, Juanita treasured visits from her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Juanita was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ.  
Preceding her in death were her parents; husband; granddaughter, Tammy McBride; son, Tuffy McBride; and brothers and sisters, Clinton Gipson, J.B. Gipson, Lizzie Gipson, Looney Perkins, and Roy Perkins.
She is survived by two grandsons, Larry McBride and Scott McBride; four great-grandchildren, Egan McBride, Matthew Coleman, Asheton McBride, and Payton McBride; two great-great-grandchildren; sister, Edna Phillips of Oklahoma City; and daughter-in-law, Sue Landrum of Marietta.
Serving as casket bearers will be Larry McBride, Scott McBride, Egan McBride, and Jack Miller. Honorary bearers are Bud Hill, Joe Davis, John McBride, and Vance Parr.
The family suggests memorial contributions to the Tipton Children’s Home, P.O. Box 370, Tipton, OK 73570.
Time of visitation for family and friends will be from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. this evening at the funeral home. Sign the online guest book at