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Mary Beulah Cloyd

Mary Beulah Cloyd, longtime Okmulgee resident, died Wednesday, February 22, 2006 at Hillcrest Specialty Hospital in Tulsa. She was 84 years of age. Mrs. Cloyd was born August 20, 1921 in Hartshorne, Oklahoma to George Stephen and Annie Frances (Blair) Brown. She had worked at Okmulgee Memorial Hospital for 27 years as a nurse before retiring and was a devoted member of the Morris Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her eldest son, Claude Smith, her husband, Paul D. Cloyd, three brothers, Glen, Carloss, and Lester Brown and sister, Opal Roth. She is survived by her devoted son, Don L. Smith, six grandchildren and many extended family members. Visitation will be held 2-6 P.M. Friday at the funeral home. A funeral service will be held 1:30 P.M. Saturday, February 25, 2006 at the Morris Church of Christ. Interment will follow in the Okmulgee Cemetery under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Okmulgee.