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Bettye Colleen Wagoner (Carl) passed away Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016 at the Wood Manor Nursing Home in Claremore. She was born on April 19, 1926 in Jenks to Teddy William Carl and Emma Marie (Jordan) Carl. Bettye graduated from school at Dustin High School. She later went to East central University in Ada, and obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Education. Bettye taught at the Clyde Boyd Jr. High School in Sand Springs. She loved gardening, flowers, and raising cattle. Bettye is preceded in death by her husband, Joe Wagoner; her parents, Teddy and Emma Carl; and a brother, Billy Don Carl. She is survived by her children, Nancy Lawayne and Rod Stirman of Perry, Jimmy Neal Roberts and Gayson of Holdenville, Kathe and Rick Arthur of Holdenville, Jana and David Slatton of Tulsa, two stepsons, Rogers and Darlene Wagoner of Claremore, and Larry Wagoner of Claremore; nine grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild, three step-grandchildren and numerous other family and friends. Funeral services were Jan. 18, 2016 at the Hudson-Phillips Funeral Home Chapel in Holdenville, with Pastor Allen Lewis officiating.
Published on  February 18, 2016
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