McClendon-Winters

FUNERAL HOME

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Josie Mae Stafford

Josie Mae Stafford was born on May 1, 1930 in Inola, Ok to Coy and Martha Fisher. She past from this world on December 8, 2007 into the arms of our Lord. She was preceded in death by her husband of 23 years Afton Leo Stafford January 8, 2005; her parents Coy Fisher 1967 and Martha Fisher in 1986.

Mae Stafford worked hard all her life at many occupations. She worked as a Nurses Aid, a Physical Therapist Assistant, a Waitress, a House Painter and more. She had a deep sense of family and worked hard to provide and nurture her family. She had a very private relationship with the Lord and she depended on prayer and the blessings God. She came from a home of love and faith instilled in her by her parents. Mae was a compassionate woman always willing to help someone in need. She loved large gatherings at her house during the holidays and was a wonderful cook. Mae was a woman that always wanted to please and Mother the ones she loved. She will be greatly missed by those that loved her.

Survivors include her son Charles Stone and Joann of the home, a daughter Vicki Been and her husband Stephen of Okmulgee, 9 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be on Wednesday at 10 AM at the First Assembly of God Church in Morris. Pastor Doy Shipman will officiate. Burial will be in the Morris Cemetery. Visitation will be on Tuesday 12- 8 pm at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home in Okmulgee. Condolences may be made at mcclendon-winters.com.