Ola Sikes passed quietly with her family by her side on Wednesday July 28, 2010. She was 92 years old. Ola was born on August 22, 1917 in Anadarko, Oklahoma. to Orville and Minnie Chapman.
Ola was married to Virgil Sikes August 5, 1933. They were married 49 years when Virgil passed away in 1982. Ola was baptized in 1952, becoming a member of Butler Baptist Church. She served the church in several offices over the years, including sec/treasurer for many years. Church was very important part of her life. Ola enjoyed spending time at church and quilting.
She is preceded in death by three brothers, two sisters, one grand-daughter and one great-grandson.
She is survived by three children, Wayne Sikes and Leta of Verdgris, Oklahoma, Delores and Mack Terripin of Fort Gibson, Oklahoma, Mike and Carol Brewer of Grove, Oklahoma; 10 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren; and 15 great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters, Mary Davis of Grove and Jeannie Bradley of Licking, Missouri and one brother Raymond Chapman of Siloam Springs, Arkansas.
The family will receive friends on Friday July 30, 2010 from 6-8 p.m. at Grand Lake Funeral Home Chapel in Grove, Oklahoma.
Service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday July 31, 2010 at Butler Baptist Church in Grove Oklahoma.
Online condolences may be made at grandlakefuneralhomes.com.