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Genevieve Ledbetter

Genevieve Ledbetter, 80, died Wednesday, October 10, 2007 in Okmulgee. She was born in Choctaw, Oklahoma on February 4, 1927 to Manley Wilson and Almira Amelia (Summers) Stanley. She graduated from Nuyaka High School in 1945 and attended Oklahoma A & M College in Stillwater. Genevieve began her career in banking with the Central National Bank of Okmulgee and was employed for many years and retired from the First National Bank of Okmulgee. She was an active member of the First National Retiree Group, the Ball Group, the Nuyaka School Alumni Association, the Nuyaka Mission Historical Association and the First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Harry Ledbetter, her parents, a sister Ocie Olivia Stanley, and a brother Thomas Clinton Stanley. She is survived by her son Phillip Ledbetter and wife Anita of Okmulgee, two sisters; Deloise Courson of Tulsa, and Lucille Cypert of Nuyaka, two grandchildren; Travis Harmon, and Jonathan Warnock, three nieces; Yvonne Sowder of Okemah, Glenna Ritter of Nuyaka, and Myra Gregory also of Nuyaka, and five nephews; Wilson Cypert of Schulter, Charles Courson of Stilwell, Thomas Stanley of Dallas, Johnny Stanley of Okmulgee, and Jerry Stanley of Glenpool. Services will by Monday at 10:30 AM at the First Baptist Church of Okmulgee with Dr. Dennis Taylor officiating. Interment will follow at the Okmulgee Cemetery. Pallbearers will be her nephews. Services are under the direction of McClendon-Winters Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent to