Gloria Mae Lemons
Marietta - Services for Gloria Mae Lemons, 76, of Marietta, OK are set for 10:00 a.m. Saturday, June 19, 2021, in the Christ Tabernacle Pentecostal Church of Marietta with Pastor Ronnie Carroll officiating. Interment will follow in the Lakeview Cemetery, Marietta under direction of Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Marietta.
Gloria was born on February 22, 1945 in Cornish, OK, the daughter of Richard and Lula Mae "Sis" (Evans) Underwood. She passed away on Thursday, June 17, 2021 at her residence.
Gloria was a graduate of the Ringling High School Class of 1963. She continued her education at Murray State. In the summer of 1963, she relocated to Marietta. She married the love of her life Wesley Dearl Lemons April 17, 1965 in Marietta. He preceded her in death on August 13, 2005. Gloria worked for the Pants Factory, the Little Brownie Company, and for Love County Health before retiring after 28 years with the Oklahoma Department Of Transportation (ODOT) in 2005. She was a member of the Christ Tabernacle Pentecostal Church. Gloria loved attending church, assisting with fundraisers, and attending her grandchildren's activities. She also enjoyed shopping, antiquing, playing on the computer, and Facebooking. Although Gloria had many interests, her favorite thing to do was spend time with her family and friends.
Survivors include her two sons, Tracy Lemons and Jason Lemons both of Marietta; sister, Bell Paul of Ardmore; and two grandchildren, Gunnar Lemons and Jaylee Jentry Lemons both of Marietta.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was also preceded in death by three brothers, Aaron Underwood, Johnny Underwood, and Billy Underwood; and two sisters, Wynell Stewart and Emma Lou Elkins.
Casket bearers are David Lemons, Danny Henley, Billy Price, Caleb Carroll, Tyler Berryhill, Ethan Lyles, and Bryson Culwell. Honorary bearers are former Marietta ODOT Employees.
Time of visitation for family and friends will be Friday from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Online guest book: wattsfuneralhome.com.
Published on June 18, 2021