|Birth: ||Sep. 2, 1927|
|Death: ||Jan. 23, 2010|
Perry — Betty Lou Mesloh Dodson, 82, formerly of Perry, died Saturday. Graveside services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Richburg Cemetery. Brown-Dugger. (Tulsa World)
Betty Lou Mesloh Dodson, 82, of Enid was born on September 2, 1927 in Muskogee, Oklahoma to Earl Vivan and Dorthy Gwendolen (Norfleet) Fritts. She went to be with her Savior on January 23, 2010 in Enid, Oklahoma.
She was a 1945 graduate from Henryetta High School. She later graduated from Oklahoma A&M in 1951 obtaining a degree in Elementary Education.
Betty married Melvin Mesloh on June 14, 1958 in Okmulgee, Oklahoma. He preceded her in death in February 1979. She resided in Perry from October 1967 until August 1986 when she married James Wesley Dodson. They made their home in Enid.
She taught school in the Perry Public School system for over seven years. Her hobbies included reading, cooking, and plastic canvas. Her greatest joy in life was being a wife, mother, and grandmother.
Graveside services will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at the Richburg Cemetery in Perry. Pastor Steve Meier will officiate. Services are under the direction of Brown-Dugger Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at Brown-Dugger Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the Ross Hospice in care of Brown-Dugger Funeral Home, 1010 N. 7th, Perry, Oklahoma 73077.
Betty is survived by her husband, James Wesley Dodson, of Enid, Oklahoma; son, Michael Ronnie Mesloh and wife Coralee Ann, of Perry, Oklahoma; step-daughter, Jane DiLuzio, of Enid, Oklahoma; grandson, Micah Isaac Mesloh, step-granddaughter, Sarah Jane DiLuzio; sister, Donna Lane, of Del City, Oklahoma; brother and sister-in-laws, Marvin Schmidt and wife Helen, of Deshler, Nebraska, Jerry Dodson and wife Teresa, of Ponca City, Oklahoma; brother-in-law, Leonard Dodson, of Lawrence, Kansas; sister-in-law, Sally Fritts, of Okmulgee, Oklahoma; and twenty nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Melvin Mesloh; parents, Earl and Dorthy Fritts; brother, Ronnie Fritts; sister-in-law, Martha Dodson; and brother-in-law, Tom Dodson.
Condolences may be sent to the family using the online guestbook at www.brown-duggerfuneralhome.com
Melvin Henry Mesloh
Created by: OkieBran
Record added: Jan 27, 2010
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