Mildred June Clagg, 90, formerly of McAlester, died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, in Oklahoma City.
Mildred was born to Charley and Mattie Blaine on Sept. 7, 1926, in Haywood. She graduated from Haywood High School in 1946 and then from beauty college in Ada.
She married Harvey Joe Clagg on May 30, 1946, in McAlester. Harvey and Mildred pastored at several area Baptist churches for over 40 years. She retired from Walmart at McAlester, where she worked for 19 years.
Mildred was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughters, Patricia Hill, of Moore, and Phyllis Gelvin and husband, Brian, of Moore; grandchildren, Leah Gulyas, of California, Robin Church and husband, Jerry, of Oklahoma City, Tammy Robelen, of Moore, and Shanon Castle and husband, Randy, of Oklahoma City; 11 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; brother, Charlie Blaine and wife, Van, of Albuquerque, New Mexico; sisters-in-law, Janice Clagg, Imogene Clagg, Betty Pickle and Ruby Sutton, and numerous nieces, nephews and other family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charley and Mattie Blaine; son-in-law, Kenneth Hill; sister, Mary Wingo, and husband, Harvey Joe Clagg, in 2005.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, at Bishop Chapel of Memories officiated by the Rev. Keith Kinnamon. Burial will follow at Christian Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Church, Randy Castle, Jordan Church, Peyton Coover and Logan Brown.
Arrangements are entrusted to Bishop Funeral Service and Crematory of McAlester.
Published on January 25, 2017