Judith Genelle "Judy" Bigbie

Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory

Judith Genelle "Judy" Bigbie

Funeral services for Judith Genelle "Judy" Bigbie, 68 will be held Friday, June 18, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Ardmore, Oklahoma, with Reverend Kevin Ratterman officiating. A reception will follow the mass.

Judy was born March 27, 1953, in Enid, Oklahoma, the daughter of the late William Edward "Eddie" Bigbie and Dorothy Elizabeth Heard Bigbie. She passed away June 8, 2021, in Ardmore.

Judy graduated from Ardmore High School, and received her Bachelor of Education degree from the University of Oklahoma. She then completed her Master in Education degree, taught school for a short time in Washington, Oklahoma, and remained a lifelong avid OU fan.

Later she moved to New Haven, CT where she worked in a director capacity with the Shubert Theater. Judy attended Parsons School of Design in New York City where she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. She also lived in Knoxville, TN and Dallas, TX before moving back to Ardmore to care for her parents in their final years. Judy loved children and small animals, was an exceptional chef and baker, and gave selflessly of herself to many charities.

Judy was a cheerful and fun-loving child, a young woman of beauty and strength, and an adult who was energetic, creative, and determined. In spirit, she will be remembered as loving and compassionate.

She is survived by her brothers, Biff Bigbie and wife Eleanor; Basil Bigbie and wife Suzanne; sisters, Debbie Bigbie and Kathy Bigbie, as well as nieces, nephews and a host of dear friends.

Services are entrusted to the Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory where words of comfort and condolences may be made to the family online at www.hdouglasfuneralhome.com.

Posted online on June 15, 2021