|Birth: ||Jul. 4, 1912|
|Death: ||Mar. 30, 2006|
Aleta Ruth Pettit
The Norman Transcript
— Aleta Pettit, 93, died Thursday, March 30, 2006 at her home in Grove. Services were held Wednesday in Norman with burial at Resthaven Cemetery in Oklahoma City.
Mrs. Pettit was born July 4, 1912, to Arthur W. and Annie Mae (Slothour) Hedge in Bethany. She graduated from Central High School and married John Thomas Pettit Aug. 27, 1945, in Oklahoma City. Mrs. Pettit was the first policewoman in Oklahoma City. She lived and raised her family in Norman and had moved to Grove in 2005 from Pensacola, Fla.
She was preceded in death by her husband; son C.J. Pettit; and granddaughter Shari Ann Deakins.
Survivors include her daughter Sharon Deakins of Grove; three grandchildren, Todd Deakins of Grove, Chad Deakins of Marietta Ga., and Kari Deakins of Pensacola; and six great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be sent to St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 555 E 3rd St., Grove, OK 74344
NO MARKER - Aleta has no grave marker, but included is a photo of where she was laid to rest. She is buried in between Carl James Pettit (her son) who is on the left of her and John Thomas Pettit (her husband) who is on the right of her.
John Thomas Pettit (1911 - 1981)
Resthaven Gardens Cemetery
Plot: Section 14-Garden of Inspiration, Lot 235
Created by: Phil & Donna (Stricklan)...
Record added: Oct 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16221657