Ardmore resident, Donna Jean Nolen, 58, passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at her home. Donna was born to Billy Jack Mayes Sr., and Lois Marie (Patton) Mayes, May 19, 1959, at Ardmore. Growing up, Donna attended school at Dickson, graduating with the class of 1977.
Donna was a person of faith and lived life serving others. A member of the House of Prayer, Donna enjoyed her work with Sunshine Industries as a job coach and had previously been a housekeeping supervisor at Elmbrook Nursing Home. In her leisure time, Donna enjoyed sewing and crocheting; as an outdoors person, she also enjoyed hunting and fishing, but the times she cherished most were those spent with family and friends.
Donna was preceded in death by her father, Billy Jack Sr., and a brother, Billy Jack Mayes Jr.
Survivors include her mother, Lois Mayes and son, Zachary Nolen of Ardmore; daughter, Debra Cheyenne Smith and husband, Daniel and grandchildren, Danica and Dominic of Fargo, N.D.; daughter, Kimberley Raymond of Wynnewood, and grandchildren, Austin Brady Nolen, Ardmore, Ashleigh Bre-Ann Nolen of Ada and Nathaniel Paul Raymond of Okemah, Okla.; a sister and husband, Debbie and Jerry Smith, Ardmore; brother, Ricky Mayes, Jefferson, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Cremation-With-Care was selected and provided by Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory. Condolences to the family may be sent online at