|Birth: ||Oct. 27, 1951|
|Death: ||Jan. 5, 2011|
Mrs. Beverley A. Wilburn, 59 of Forsyth, MO, died Wednesday, January 5, 2011 in St. John's Hospital, Springfield, MO. A Celebration of Life will be held in Okmulgee, OK at a later date.
Beverly Ann Wilburn was born Saturday, October 27, 1951 in Okmulgee, OK to Robert and Ida (Pierce) Brown. She attended school in Anaheim, CA, and graduated in 1969. She then moved to North Little Rock, AR, and went to school to become a Licensed Beautician. She then moved Okmulgee and attended Oklahoma State Technical College to become a Licensed Practical Nurse. She graduated in 1974. Beverly stayed in Okmulgee and worked in the local hospitals, and nursing homes. She met Dean Wilburn at a social event in Okmulgee and they were married on October 24, 1987 in Las Vegas, NV. They stayed in Las Vegas for seven years and then moved to Greenfield, IN. She and Dean moved to Forsyth, MO, in 2010.
Beverly was a very caring, thoughtful, compassionate and strong willed woman. She always took a very active role in local community organizations and was a wonderful role model to her family. Her family fondly remembers her as being a "bright light" to all that knew her, and she was always on the go and never missed a beat. She enjoyed fishing, playing sports, especially volleyball and bowling, and she loved arts and crafts. She was a very talented singer and enjoyed singing gospel music. She was a member of the Four Square Assembly in Okmulgee.
She is survived by her husband, Dean Wilburn of Forsyth, MO; two sons, Robert Alexander of Spencer, IN, and Tony Alexander of Okmulgee; one daughter, April Landes and husband Richard also of Spencer; father, Robert Brown and wife Wilma of Okmulgee; two brothers, Michael Kellogg and wife Bridgette of Oak Grove, MO and Kelly Kellogg and wife Tina also of Oak Grove; one sister, Linda Peck and husband Douglas of Okmulgee and twelve grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Ida Brown.
Memorials in memory of Beverly Ann Wilburn may be made to Dean Wilburn in care of the KSE Funeral Home, PO Box 1027, Forsyth, MO 65653.
Created by: Connie
Record added: Feb 07, 2011
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