The Woodward News

Obituaries

February 6, 2013

Jean Cavett

Woodward, Okla. — Jean Cavett, 61 year old Woodward area resident, died Monday, February 4, 2013 in the Grace Living Center.  Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, February 7, 2013 in the Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church, Lincoln Campus.  Burial will follow in the Elmwood Cemetery.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday, February 6, 2013  from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Billings Funeral Home.

 

Linda Jean (Greenwood) Cavett was born on May 11, 1951 in Madison, Indiana to William Ervin and Mabel Lois (Stewart) Greenwood.  Jean was reared on a farm west of Madison, Indiana.  She attended school in Southwestern Hanover, Indiana and graduated in 1969.  Jean worked as a Oilfield Pumper, a Physical Therapy Assistant and a Certified Nurse Assistant.  She was united in marriage to Tom Cavett on June 24, 1989 in Madison, Indiana.  They made their home in Sharon.   After Tom’s retirement they enjoyed traveling and spending time with the family.  Tom preceded Jean in death on July 28, 1995.  Jean continued living in the Woodward area and has lived there since that time.  She went to work for the Woodward Pregnancy Center and enjoyed her work there.

 

Jean was a member of the Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church.  She enjoyed gardening, her animals and being with her grandchildren, whom she loved dearly.

 

She is survived by her daughter, Marla Babb and husband Marvin of Woodward; her mother Lois Monroe of Madison, Indiana; three grandchildren, Gary Babb and wife Abby  of Woodward, Mariah Babb of Woodward; one sister, Debbie Campbell and husband Rick of Madison, Indiana; niece Kimberly Courtney of Madison, Indiana; two step-daughters, Annete Cavett Coppenbarger and husband Ralph “Butch” of Choctaw, Ramona Cavett of Oklahoma City; two step-grandchildren, Angela Thompson, Gayla Robinson, both of Oklahoma City; step-great-grandchildren, Meagan and Austin Thompson, Casey and Whitney Robinson; special friends from the Pregnancy Center, Belva Mabra and husband Alan, Mary Looman and husband Dane, Barbara Loges and husband Allen, Jane Gaston, Irene Estel and husband Dean; other relatives and many friends.

 

She was preceded in death by her father  and husband Tom Cavett.

 

Memorial contributions may be made to the Woodward Pregnancy Center or the Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church (DSM) Account with the funeral home accepting the contributions.

 

Remembrances may be shared online at www.billingsfuneralhomewoodward.com

 

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Christina Leist obituary photo.jpg Christina T. Leist

    Christina T. Leist went to meet her Savior and Friend on April 18, 2014. She was born February 7, 1928 at her Grandmother’s home in Woodward, Oklahoma, the first of 10 ten children born to Richard and Pearl Teten. Her father was one of OG&E’s original lineman and foreman and her mother was Court Clerk in Woodward County for almost 20 years. She was proud that her family had twins and triplets, 9 girls and one boy. She graduated high school in Woodward and attended one year at Oklahoma University, majoring in art.

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • RootsJuanita.jpg Juanita Roots

    Juanita Roots, 79 year old Woodward resident died Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Grace Living Center in Woodward. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Wednesday, April 23, 2014 in the Billings Funeral Home Chapel with Ray Don Jackson officiating. Interment will follow in Elmwood Cemetery.

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • sr pic.JPG Leone Dell (Davis) Thompson

    Leone Dell (Davis) Thompson, daughter of Jess and Esther M. (Waggoner) Davis was born near Mulhall, Oklahoma on February 16, 1911 and passed from this life in Vici, Oklahoma on April 15, 2014 at the age of 103. Leone was raised in Covington, Oklahoma attending Covington Grade School. Then moved to the farm west of Vici, Oklahoma her freshman year. She graduated from Vici High School with the class of 1930, then attended Northwestern State Teachers College. She graduated college with a Bachelor of Science degree.

    April 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Preston Tapp

    Preston Tapp, 57 year old Woodward resident, died Tuesday April 15, 2014. Memorial services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday April 19, 2014 at Crown Heights Baptist Church with Reverend James Steenbergen officiating.

    April 18, 2014

  • Miller, Viola1.jpg V. Joyce (Highfill) Miller

    V. Joyce (Highfill) Miller of St. Cloud, MN, passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014, after a very strong and positive battle with dementia, cancer, and Parkinson’s.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • MooreGeorge045.jpg George Moore

    George Moore ,77 year old Woodward resident, died Saturday, April 13, 2014 at the Grace Living Center in Woodward. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in the Elmwood Cemetery with Reverend Wesley Peterman officiating. Burial will follow with the Billings Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • WatkinsMildred005.jpg Mildred Watkins

    Mildred Watkins, 97 year old Woodward resident, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in the Grace Living Center. Graveside funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the Fargo Cemetery with Gene Hamilton officiating. Burial will follow with the Billings Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • gibsonwayne004.jpg Wayne Gibson

    Wayne Gibson, 71 year old Woodward resident, died Friday, April 11, 2014 at his home in Woodward. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the First United Methodist Church with the Reverend Shannon Davis and Reverend John Gherling officiating._ Interment will be in the Elmwood Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Billings Funeral Home.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • aaron beisel.jpg Victor Aaron Beisel

    Victor Aaron Beisel, son of Victor and Marie Beisel was born June 28, 1944 in Shattuck, Oklahoma. He was raised on the farm South East of Fargo, Oklahoma.

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • 16992320880DFF96E5.png JACOB PATRICK HOPPER

    A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 12, 2014 at the Mutual Christian Church with Pastor Lloyd Charles Stovall, officiating. A private family graveside will be held in Dunlap Cemetery. The family requests memorial contributions to Dunlap Cemetery in lieu of flowers. Redinger Funeral Home-Box 236-Seiling, OK 73663 will serve as custodian of the funds. Personal condolence messages can be sent to the family at www.redingerfuneralhome.com

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo