March 10, 2014

Dorothy Nell White

The Express-Star

— Dorothy Nell White

Graveside services for Dorothy Nell White, of Chickasha, OK will be 3:00 p.m., Thursday, March 13, 2014 at the Gracemont Cemetery, Gracemont, OK.

Dorothy Nell White was born March 23, 1927 in Athens, Texas to William Harrison and Gertie Preston (Oney) Keeton.  She passed away on Sunday, March 9, 2014 in Chickasha, OK at the age of 86,

She married G.F. Owens on January 19, 1946. They moved to California in 1959 and she moved back to Caddo County in 1983.  She married W.J. White on January 26, 1984.

She worked as a nurse in California and worked at the Cyril Nursing Home and home health care.  

Mrs. White was a member of the First Baptist Church in Cement, OK.  

She is preceded in death by her husband, G.F. Owens on January 31, 1968 and her second husband, Wes White on December 1, 2001. She is also preceded by her brothers, Lloyd Keeton, Joe Keeton, Ferman Keeton and sister, Dixie Wheeler, and her parents.

Mrs. White is survived by 4 daughters:  Carol Woods of Marlow, OK, Vickie Black, of Marlow, OK, Darlene Heimforth and her husband, Tom, of Rush Springs, OK and Nelda Harter, of Cement, OK; a son, Charles Owens and his wife, Jeanie, of Bakersfield, CA; a brother, W.R. Keeton; 10 grandchildren and 37 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Interment will be under the direction of Sevier Funeral Home, Chickasha, OK.