Sylvia LaRhea Weatherford
Sylvia LaRhea Weatherford 89, a lifelong
resident of Morris, died in Muskogee, OK on Tuesday, January
15, 2007. She was born in Morris on December 27, 1918 to Y.Z.
and Viola L. (Bates) Vaughan. Sylvia was very active in the
United Pentecostal Church most of her life. Her husband,
Earnest P. Weatherford preceded her in death on October 15,
1974. Her parents, three sisters; Ila Ashcraft, Zola
Ledbetter, Inez Wasson, four brothers; Loral Vaughan, Cecil
Vaughan, Zelan Vaughan, and Albon Vaughan, and one great
grandchild Dylan Jack Alvarez also preceded her in death.
Survivors include her daughter Eileen and
husband Jack Lawson of Morris, two granddaughters; Tami and
husband Benjamin Alvarez of Morris, Lisa Garrison of Morris,
a great granddaughter Natalie Alvarez of Tulsa and other
great grandchildren; Alicia Alvarez, Amye Alvarez, Angela
Alvarez, Felipe Alvarez, and Kristin Garrison and four great
Funeral services will be Saturday,
January 19, 2008 at the United Pentecostal Church in Morris
with Rev. Larry Grissom and Rev. Elroy Martin officiating.
Interment will follow in the Morris Cemetery. Visitation
will be on Friday 10-8 pm. The family will be at the funeral
home in Okmulgee on Friday 4-8 pm.