|Birth: ||Aug. 19, 1917|
|Death: ||Feb. 26, 2010|
Floy loved to travel and she loved
Western Swing Country Music. Arthur, Floy
and their son, Phillip enjoyed travling and
listening to Bob Wills and The Texas
Playboys among many other bands. Several of
the Playboy 11 band were personal friends of
the Fortune family. The band would play in
Pawhuska and visit in the family home.
She was a very sweet and loving lady.
Floy was a RR mail carrier, as was her husband.
The Rhodes family will remember her kindness
and friendship always. Floy will be missed
by her many friends and family.
FLOY JESSIE FORTUNE passed away Friday, February 26, 2010 in the Pawhuska Hospital. She was 92 years old.
Floy was born August 19, 1917 in Hulbert, Oklahoma to Henry Lincoln Stacy and Lou LulaMae Rogers. She married Arthur Fortune in Miami, Oklahoma on December 4, 1938. Floy was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Pawhuska. She loved to travel, having been to such places as Nashville, Las Vegas, Sacramento and many others.
Surviving are: Her son: Phillip Fortune of Pawhuska; Brothers: Richard Henson of Catoosa, OK; Leonard Roach and wife, Charlotte; Nieces, nephews and a host of other family and friends. Floy was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
The family would like to thank Dr. J.R. Priest, Pastor Ted Hoffman, the Pawhuska Nursing Home, Amelia Casebolt, Allene Webster, Dean Campbell, her brothers Richard and Leonard, LC. And Clara Smith, Johnny and Margaret Burnett, Billy and Bobby Stingley, Don and Phyllis Rhodes and all others who helped care for Floy in her last years.
Funeral services will be held Monday, March 1, 2010 at 10:00 AM in the McCartney's Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Pastor Ted Hoffman will officiate. Interment was in the Pawhuska City Cemetery.
McCartney's Johnson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Arthur Phillip Fortune (1904 - 1988)
Pawhuska City Cemetery
Maintained by: Phyllis
Originally Created by: LaDeana
Record added: Mar 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49011167
|Photos may be scaled.|
Click on image for full size.