January 17, 2013

Juana Gladys Cervantes

The Express-Star

— Juana Gladys Cervantes

Juana Gladys Cervantes,36, of Anadarko was called home by the Lord onThursday, January 10, 2013 at Integris Baptist Hospital in Oklahoma City.  She was born April 17, 1976 in Lawton to Juan and Lois Ann (Miller) Cervantes.  She graduated from Anadarko High School with the class of 1994. Her greatest love was for the Lord, her three children and her loving family. She enjoyed dancing and cruising around with family and friends She never met a stranger. She was on top of all the latest news, some called her being nosy some called her being very informative.  Juana adopted her brother, Carlos's  three children, Karla, Lois Ann and Carlos and loved them very much.  She was a member of Victory Assembly of God and a member of the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes.  Juana touched many lives while on this earth and will be greatly  missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her three children, Karla, Lois Ann and Carlos of the home, her father, Juan Cervantes of Anadarko, her adopted mother, Patti Cravatt of Lawton, one brother, Leonard  Williams and wife, Francine of El Reno, two sisters, Sharla Rivera of El Reno and Marti Williams of Anadarko, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.  

She is preceded in death by her mother,  Lois Cervantes, one brother, Carlos Cervantes and one sister, Victoria Davis.

Prayer service will be held at 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013 at Smith Chapel, A Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m., Monday,  Jan. 14, 2013 also at Smith Chapel. Burial will follow in the Wichita Tribal Cemetery north of Anadarko.  Services are under the direction of Smith Funeral Home in Anadarko.

A meal will follow the prayer service on Sunday and Monday after the service also at Victory Assembly.