Olive Ruth Sheldon of Fairland went to be with Our Heavenly Father on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018.
She was born to George and Maggie Hunt on July 27, 1925 in Chelsea.
She was a member of Fairland Assembly of God Church. She retired from NE Area Vo-Tech as a teacher aid in hospitality. She was a professional cake decorator.
She is preceded in death by husband James Sheldon; two sons: Cecil Ray Bryant and Larry Dewey Bryant; and two sisters: Lorene McCaled and Aleta Shrum.
She is survived by two daughters: Madaline and husband Jerry Kropff of Afton, and Paula and husband John Garrett of Houston, Texas; one daughter-in-law: Sandy Bryant of Wills Point, Texas; grandchildren: Kelley Rogers, Beth Rudolph, Bryan Bryant, Brad Bryant, Jason Kropff, Laura Stone, Jesse Hicks and Anna Noble, many great-grandkids and one great-great-grandchild and another on the way.
She is also survived by four sisters: Sue Beu of Collinsville, Oklahoma, Naomi Harrington of Bartlesville, Frances Cheek of Turley, Oklahoma, and Arvagene Sparling of Cory Alene, Idaho, as well as lots of nieces, nephews and many friends.
Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 at Brown-Winters Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Fairland.
Services are set for 10 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 14, at First Assembly of God in Fairland with the Rev. Jackie Crafton officiating.
Interment will follow at the Fairland Cemetery under the care of Brown-Winters Funeral Home and Cremation Service.
Friends and family may send the family notes of encouragement by viewing Mrs. Sheldon’s Tribute Page at www.brown-winters.com.