Funeral services for Teresa Lynn Stafford, 43, of Pryor were held Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 10:00 AM at the Church of Christ in Pryor. Brother D.J. Castoe officiated. Services were entrusted to Stephens-Key Funeral and Cremation Care.
Teresa Lynn Stafford was born on December 16, 1972 in Tulsa, Oklahoma to Wesley Allen and Nancy Lou (Boone) Kidder. She passed away on November 22, 2016 at her home in Pryor at the age of 43 years, 11 months, and 6 days.
Teresa grew up and attended school in Tulsa and graduated from Nathan Hale High School in 1991. From Tulsa she moved to Pryor, where she has lived for the last 19 years. On January 1, 1999 she married John Stafford in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Teresa was a homemaker and she loved her husband and children dearly.
She enjoyed reading, cross stitching, going to the movies, gymnastics and speed skating. She also loved to travel and spend time with her family. Her family was her greatest joy in life, especially her grandchildren. She was deeply loved and will be missed by all who shared in her life.
She attended church at the Church of Christ in Pryor.
She is survived by her husband, John of the home; one son, John Stafford II and wife Sammi of Pryor; one daughter, Julie Gidney and husband Andrew of Galveston, Texas; two grandchildren, Lexie and Riley; two sisters, Kathy Bell and husband Russell of Gillette, Wyoming and Cara Renbarger of Lexington, Oklahoma; and her mother and father in law, Don and Pat Stafford of Pryor.
She is preceded in death by her parents and one daughter, Reanna Stafford.
Published on November 30, 2016