|Birth: ||Oct. 18, 1925|
|Death: ||Sep. 4, 2011|
Owasso — Reatha Haas, 85, homemaker, died Sunday. Service 9 a.m. Wednesday, Skiatook Free Will Baptist Church, Skiatook, and graveside service 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jenkins Cemetery, Goodhope, Mo. Sien-Shelton, Skiatook. (Tulsa World)
Funeral services for Reatha J. Haas were held at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011 at Skiatook Freewill Baptist Church with Pastor Tom Schulze and the Rev. Charles Brazeal officiating.
Interment followed in Jenkins Cemetery in Good Hope, Mo., with Chris Gabriel officiating under the direction of Sien-Shelton Funeral Home.
Reatha J. Haas, 85, of Owasso, died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011 at her residence.
Reatha was born Oct. 18, 1925 in Roy, Mo., to Leroy Emmett and Mavie Ellen (Applegate) Jenkins.
She grew up and received her education in Ava, Mo. Reatha married James H. Haas on Dec. 10, 1944 in Claremore and they made their home in Ark City, Kan,, Blackwell, Tonkawa, Claremore, Lawton, Washington, Oregon, Colorado, Ava, Claremore, Skiatook for 25 years and Owasso for the past 22 years.
While they were in Skiatook they started the Skiatook Freewill Baptist Church.
Reatha was a homemaker. She was a minister's wife and was active while getting the church started. She worked with the youth and cooked for the camps. She liked to sew, bake, gardening, camping, fishing and spending time with her family and taking care of the grandchildren and the great grandchildren.
Reatha was preceded in death by her mother and father, two brothers. and by one great-grandchild.
Reatha is survived by her husband, James of the home; two daughters, Norma Jean Caton and husband Dock of North of Aurora, Ill., and LeAnn Gabriel and husband Ellis of Skiatook, one brother, Pete Jenkins; four sisters, Pauline Richards, Georgie Sanders, Norma Cross and Sue Johnson; three grandchildren, Debbie Davis and husband Giles, David Caton and wife Marsha, and Chris Gabriel and wife Stacy, seven great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
Music for the services included "When We All Get To Heaven," "Softly And Tenderly" and "Stroll Over Heaven."
Music for the services was performed by the Leonard family and the Rev. Charles Brazeal.
Casket escorts for the services were Bill Johnson, Ronnie Sanders, Donnie Sanders, David Caton, Chris Gabriel and Pete Jenkins.
Honorary casket escorts were Giles Davis and Dick Richards.
Funeral services and interment were under the direction of Sien-Shelton Funeral Home.
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