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Gladys Myrtle Dumas Buck
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Birth: Feb. 9, 1907
Death: Jul. 13, 1998

Source: Daily Ardmoreite

WILSON -- Services for Gladys Myrtle Buck, 91, lifelong Wilson area resident, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Gary Elmore and Larry Dumas officiating. Interment will be at Reck Cemetery under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home.

Mrs. Buck died July 13, 1998, in Ardmore. She was born Feb. 9, 1907, at Reck, Indian Territory, to Jesse Bean and Quinnie May Simmons Dumas.

Reared at Reck, she graduated from Zaneis High School, received her degree in education from Southeastern State College, and did postgraduate work at the University of Oklahoma. She taught in many area schools, among them Zaneis, Rexroat, Ringling, Beams and Union Hill.

She and Bill Bruton were married Aug. 3, 1942. He preceded her in death May 18, 1962. She and Raymond F. Buck were married Aug. 24, 1965. He preceded her in death April 9, 1989. She was also preceded by a brother, Elbert Hiram Dumas.

She was a lifelong member of First United Methodist Church and member of Eastern Star Chapter 369.

She is survived by a son, Jack Hugh Colson of Lexington, Okla.; five stepdaughters, Verna O'Neal of Nocona, Texas, Linda Williams of Wilson, Bettie Brinkerhoff of Fort Worth, Texas, Mary Adams and Anna Hickman, also of Nocona; four stepsons, Harold Buck of Grand Prairie, Texas, Glen Buck of Wilson, Don Buck of Ardmore, and Dale Buck of Lone Grove; sister-in-law, Myrtle Dumas Davis of Wilson; two nieces, Marjorie Riggs of Gardenville, Nev., and Marcia L. Benson of Reno, Nev.; two nephews, Larry N. Dumas of Pasadena, Calif., and Elbert D. Dumas of Lake Wood, Colo.; numerous grandchildren; great-grandchildren; great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Bearers will be Jerry O'Neal, Gary O'Neal, Ronnie Buck, Kevin Buck, Alan Buck, Coly Buck, Larry Don Buck, Wyatt Williams and Lany Buck.

Family links: 
  Jess Bean Dumas (1882 - 1949)
  Quinnie May Simmons Dumas (1885 - 1972)
  J. C. Colson (1911 - 1966)*
  Jack Hugh Colson (1928 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Reck Cemetery
Carter County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Stone Seeker (inactive)
Record added: Dec 31, 2007
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Gladys Myrtle <i>Dumas</i> Buck
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