The Pryor Times


May 13, 2014

Obituary- Busby

PRYOR, OK — Mary Margaret Busby died Friday May 9, in Pryor. She was 78. She was born Nov. 27, 1935, in Adair, to William and Beulah Alice (Wilson) Barrett. She married Ernest Thomas Busby Feb. 21, 1975, in Miami. She was a member of the Jehovah Witness Kingdom Hall in Pryor since 1997. She enjoyed cooking and making pickles, fishing, playing bingo, socializing with her friends and spending time with her grandchildren and family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, daughters Debra Kay Jenkins and Jeanette Parker and sisters Nellie Sue Arnold and Beatrice Andrews.

She is survived by her children, Darrell Jenkins and wife Hedy of Claremore and Brandy Vernon and husband Waylon of Pryor; step-children Dorothy Burgett and husband Larry of Bristow, Ernie Busby of Okmulgee and Sue Looney and husband Ron; 13 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; brothers Bill Barrett and wife Sue of Texas, Leroy Barrett and wife Gwen of Pryor and Leonard Barrett and wife Gloria of Chouteau; many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services are 10 a.m., Tuesday, May 13, in the Jehovah Witness Kingdom Hall in Pryor with Elder Roger Wright officiating. Interment will follow in Oowala Cemetery under the direction of Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

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