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Ina Hope Thedford
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Birth: Jul. 24, 1907
Death: Nov. 29, 2007

Ina Hope Thedford passed away Thursday, November 29, 2007, at the age of 100. She was of good mind and body, but the frailty of age took its toll. Ina was born in Hamilton, Kansas on July 24, 1907, almost 5 months before Oklahoma was a state, and lived in Tulsa before moving to Oklahoma City in 1935. Ina and Rollie met at the Skirvin Tower where she was a waitress and he, a chef. They were married shortly thereafter and lived happily in Oklahoma City (except for brief periods). She supported him though OU until he passed the Bar; he served as a lawyer and executive law judge for over 50 years. After his education, he supported her studies in Art a OU. She has been at Epworth Villa (except for a brief period) since 1996. Ina was one of the last 12 members of The Sorosis Club, which closed its doors in 2001 after 92 years of community service. As an active member of the Amaryllis Garden Club, she won several awards for Amaryllis and arrangements. She loved to fish and participated in the annual Epworth Villa Tournament this year. In 1991, at the age of 84, she packed into the Colorado Mountains on horseback to fish and camp. Ina is predeceased by her sister, Anna Webb; her stepson, Bobbie Ray; and her husband (2001). She is survived by her son, William; nieces, Alma and Denise; grandchildren, Sheryl and Jennifer; and great-grandchildren, 'Jack' and Julia. Services are 3:00 PM, Sat., Dec. 1, 2007, at the Guardian North Funeral Home Chapel.
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Record added: Dec 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23194554
Ina Hope Thedford
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