January 11, 2013

Martha Sue Coursey

The Express-Star

— Martha Sue Coursey

Funeral service for Martha Sue Coursey, age 70 of Chickasha will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in the McRay Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Larry Hatfield will officiate.

Martha Sue was born the daughter of William J. Ward and Lora Alsobrook Ward on Oct. 26, 1942, in Chickasha. She died on Jan. 8, 2013 in Oklahoma City.

Martha grew up and attended school in Chickasha. She married Roy Coursey in 1987 in Chickasha. She was a waitress for several years early in life and later worked at Pet Milk. However, the most important thing in her life was being a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was a member of Grand Assembly of God Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Lora Ward, three brothers, Jimmy, Billy Ray, and Joe, and her husband, Roy, in 2008.

Survivors include her son and wife, Butch and Gail Cobb of Barnsdell; daughter and husband, Lora and Kevin Selch of Kerrville,Texas; brother and wife, Gerald and Joyce Ward of Purcell; sister, Reba Faye Silvis of Painesville, Ohio; sister and husband, Joyce and Gene Carr of Chickasha; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and other family; stepson, Larry Coursey of Pueblo,Colo.; stepdaughter, Judy Manuel of Duncan; numerous step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren.

Interment will be in the Fairlawn Cemetery. Service will be under the direction of the McRay Funeral Home.