Helen Newberry of Tulsa Oklahoma deceased on
November 30, 2006. She
was born January 4 1934 in Okmulgee to the late William and Zona Mae
Swicegood. She is survived by her husband William Newberry; by her
daughter Suzan Wadley and son-in-law David Wadley having her three
grandson's Jon Wadley, Justin Wadley, and Bryce Wadley and great
granddaughter Isabel Perkins; by her daughter Janna Cooney having her
granddaughter Breanna Cooney; and by her son William Newberry Jr. and
daughter-in-law Nitaya Newberry having her grandson Will Newberry.
She is also survived by her nephews Johnny Swicegood and Jimmy
Swicegood and their families, and niece Vicki Swicegood and her
family. She is also survived by many sister-in-laws and brother-in-
laws Addie Lou Jefferies, Dolly and Archie Fuller, Jequita Martin,
Dal and Carolyn Newberry, Lum and Carol Newberry, and Carl and Cathy
Newberry. She is also survived by many other nieces, nephews,
grandnieces and grandnephews and great grandnieces and great
grandnephews. She was a beautician for 35 years taking care of
hundreds of elderly in many nursing homes. She was an amazing
gardener, decorator, homemaker and mother. She dearly loved her
husband, children and grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held 11:00 A.M.
Monday, December 4, 2006 at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel. Interment
will follow in the Okmulgee Cemetery. Casketbearers will be Justin Newberry,
Will Newberry, Bryce Newberry, William Newberry, Jr., Danny Martin, Phillip
Catlett, and Jimmy Fuller. Honorary Casketbearer will be Johnny Swicegood.
Arrangements are under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of
Okmulgee 756-1677. Condolences may be sent at www.mcclendon-winters.com