"Dignity without compromise"

Juanita E. Lamar

Juanita E. Lamar, 83, of Mounds passed away Sunday, February 9, 2003 at her home. She was born June 7, 1919 in Preston, OK to Robert and Rhea (Hollingsworth) Tuttle. She later married W. Claude Lamar. Mrs. Lamar loved to read, she wrote poetry and short stories in her free time. She was a very good seamstress and was very active in the Osage Hills Home Extension Club. She also was a volunteer for the friends of the Library.

Mrs. Lamar was preceded in death by her parents and one sister Ruth Kelley.

Survivors include her husband W.C. Lamar Jr. of the Home, a son Bruce Lamar of Jacksonville, FL, a daughter, Liane Downing of Denver, CO, four grandchildren and five great grandchildren, two brothers and three sisters also survive.

Graveside services will be 10:30 am Thursday, February 13, 2003 at the Mounds Cemetery in Mounds, OK with the Reverend Steve Patterson Officiating. Interment is under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home in Beggs, OK.