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Rowene Myrtle Spears, 95, of Bokoshe
died Monday, May 28, 2012, in Bokoshe.
Rowene was born March 9, 1917, in Santa
Maria, Calif., to Chris H. and Mamie
(Launders) Kortner. She was a homemaker
and a member of the First Christian Church
in Santa Maria. She was preceded in death
by her parents; husband, Wilbur Spears;
sister, Betty Shelburne; daughter, Barbara
Moorehead; grandsons, Darrell and Joseph; and greatgreat
Survivors include her daughter, Carol Lovell of
Bokoshe; grandchildren, Rose and Wes Young of Pocola,
James Lovell of Bokoshe, Dennis and Melissa Lovell of
Bokoshe; 11 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren;
brother, Chris H. Kortner of Burbank, Calif.;
other relatives and loved ones.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 1, in Evans
Chapel of Memories, Poteau, with Rev. Jim Cook officiating.
Burial will be in California.
The family will be at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m.
Thursday to visit with relatives and friends.
You may leave an online message at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.
Arrangements are under the direction of Evans and
Miller Funeral Home.