|Birth: ||Feb. 13, 1923|
|Death: ||Apr. 21, 2014|
Jewell Alta Alkire, 91, passed on to her Heavenly home on April 21, 2014.
Alta was born on February 13, 1923 in Maysville, OK to Arthur Soloman and Mary Cordelia (Payne) Roberts.
She married Roy John Thomas Alkire in OKC on August 1, 1942.
Alta was an amazing seamstress and cook, making delicious chocolate and lemon pies. She enjoyed bird watching, crocheting, game shows, and spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Roy John Thomas Alkire; son, Roy Lorne Alkire; grandson, John Charles Alkire; and great-great-grandson, Michael Roy Austin.
Survivors include her daughter, Patricia Burchfiel (Ed); daughter-in-law, Stacey Michael (Todd); grandchildren, Sammie Iago, Anita Austin (Randy), Kay Curnutt (Jim), Jenia Green (Jonathan); 11 great-grandchildren; 7 great-great-grandchildren; siblings, Jorene Kroth and Arvie Roberts (Yvonne).
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 25, 2014, at the First Baptist Church of Newalla. Interment will follow at Memory Lane Cemetery in Harrah, OK. Condolences may be offered at www.eisenhourfuneral.com
Published in The Oklahoman on Apr. 24, 2014
Arthur S. Roberts (1901 - 1983)
Roy John Thomas Alkire (1919 - 1983)
Memory Lane Cemetery
Created by: N. Dale Talkington
Record added: Apr 24, 2014
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