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January 14, 1934 - August 02, 2018
Ruth was born on January 14, 1934, to Massey and Dellia (Compton) McCray, in Poteau. She was a beautician by trade and had other occupations that included truck driving, bar tending, cooking and being a restaurant owner.
She had many interests, but her favorite was sewing and watching Oklahoma University football. She was a wonderful mother, always putting her children first.
Ruth is survived by her daughters, Deborah Lewis and husband, Wade, of McAlester, and Sue Ortiz and husband, Raul, of Kiowa; daughter-in-law, Becky Terry, of Krum, Texas; grandchildren, Dawn Edwards and husband, Nathan Dix, of McAlester, Shonda Mounger, of Kiefer, Kataua Fitzer, of Stigler, Misty Rowell, of Texas, Larry Terry Jr., of Sanger, Texas, and Eric Terry, of Krum, Texas; very special friend, Michelle Dodd and husband, Donnie, of McAlester, and numerous great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren as well as other family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Massey and Dellia McCray; husband, Marvin Stacey; son, Larry Terry Sr.; brother, Lee McCray, and grandson, Brad Edwards and his wife, Alyce Edwards, and children, Bradlee and Zoey.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. today, August 4, at Chaney's Memorial Chapel in McAlester. Interment will follow at Bache/Red Oak Cemetery in Bache,.
Pallbearers will be Lee McCray Jr., Wade Tanner, Raul Ortiz, Eric Terry, Larry Terry, Jr. and Bill Allan.
in memory of Ruth
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Chaney's Memorial Chapel
528 South 3rd Street, McAlester, OK, USA
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