|Birth: ||Sep. 21, 1938|
|Death: ||Aug. 4, 2005|
Gracie Ellen Cantwell was born September 21, 1938, in Moodys, Oklahoma, to William Thomas and Noba Estel Alma Jane (Henson) Lamb. She departed this life on Thursday, August 4, 2005, in Twin Oaks, Oklahoma, at the age of 66 years, 10 months, and 13 days.
Gracie graduated from Oaks High School in 1955. She had also lived in Claremore, Oklahoma. She had lived in Twin Oaks for over the past 25 years. On October 23, 1961, in Cherokee County, Oklahoma, Gracie and Leroy "Buddy" Cantwell were united in marriage. He preceded her in death on June 28, 2002. Gracie was a homemaker. She enjoyed watching OU football. She liked to read books and working crossword puzzles. Most of all, Gracie enjoyed talking with her family. She was very giving as she would give someone in need her last dollar and do without.
Gracie is survived by: 3 children: Kathy Davis and husband Al of Kansas, Oklahoma; Cindy Bennett and husband Steven of Colcord, Oklahoma; Darren Cantwell and wife Frances of Leach, Oklahoma; 4 brothers: John Lamb of Oaks, Oklahoma; Enoch Lamb and wife Annie of Oaks, Oklahoma; Frank Lamb and wife Ruby of Twin Oaks, Oklahoma; Silas Lamb of Oaks, Oklahoma; 2 sisters: Sarepta Abercrombie of Anderson, Missouri; Clara Nichols of Colcord, Oklahoma; 9 grandchildren: Stephenie Bennett of Colcord, Oklahoma; Jessica Rathbun and husband Mike of Orlando, Florida; Jennifer Rollman and husband Joe of Twin Oaks, Oklahoma; Joshua Cantwell of Heavener, Oklahoma; Levi Cantwell of Leach, Oklahoma; April Dozhier of Kansas, Oklahoma; Kristen Mitchell of Twin Oaks, Oklahoma; Talika Buzzard of Leach, Oklahoma; Randall Sixkiller of Leach, Oklahoma; 3 great grandchildren: Yasmine Peters of Twin Oaks, Oklahoma; Kylee Rollman of Twin Oaks, Oklahoma; Rachel Grace Cantwell of Orlando, Florida; Gracie was preceded in death by: her parents; her husband; 4 brothers: Bill Lamb, Ross Lamb, Jack Lamb, and Kenneth Lamb; and 2 sisters: Beulah Lamb and Sarah (Lamb) Sanderson.
Funeral services were held at 1:00 P.M., Saturday, August 6, 2005, at the Twin Oaks Baptist Church with Reverend Randall Cummings officiating. Interment followed at the Long Prairie Cemetery near Kansas, Oklahoma. Services were entrusted to the Locust Grove Funeral Home.
William "Thomas" Lamb (1885 - 1971)
Noba Estel Alma Jane Henson Lamb (1902 - 1987)
Leroy Buddy Cantwell (1935 - 2002)
Ruth M. Lamb (1907 - 1922)**
Charles Lee Lamb (1909 - 1911)**
William Earl Lamb (1913 - 2001)**
LeRoy Lamb (1915 - 1998)**
Oliver Clayton Lamb (1917 - 2003)**
Beulah Edna Lamb Mahan (1918 - 1978)**
Kenneth Edgar Lamb (1923 - 2002)*
John Thomas Lamb (1927 - 2014)*
Enoch George Lamb (1930 - 2006)*
Silas James Lamb (1934 - 2013)*
Gracie Ellen Lamb Cantwell (1938 - 2005)
Sarah Yvonne Lamb Sanderson (1940 - 2003)*
Clara Ester Lamb Nichols (1942 - 2012)*
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