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 Carol Jean <I>Cole</I> Runnels

Carol Jean Cole Runnels

Glendale, Humboldt County, California, USA
Death 5 May 2009 (aged 69)
Bartlesville, Washington County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Mize, Smith County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 111816629 · View Source
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Carol Jean Runnels(1939 - 2009)

Mrs. Carol Jean Runnels, 69, of Bartlesville, died at 3:45 a.m. Tuesday at her home.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday in the Redeemer Lutheran Church with Pastor Mark Carter officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Wednesday. Interment will be in the Calvary Cemetery at Mize, Mississippi on Saturday at 11 a.m. with visitation in the Calvary Presbyterian Church from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Funeral services and interment will be under the direction of the Stumpff Funeral Home & Crematory.

In lieu of flowers memorials have been established and those who wish to make a contribution in memory of Mrs. Runnels may do so to: Redeemer Lutheran Church Youth Group 3700 S.E. Woodland Road, Bartlesville, Oklahoma 74006 or Green Country Free Clinic 500 S.E. Frank Phillips Blvd. Bartlesville, Oklahoma 74003.

Mrs. Carol Jean Runnels was born December 17, 1939 at Glendale, California to Richard M. and Alice Catherine (Earle) Cole. She grew up and received her education in Glendale and graduated from Riverside High School in 1958. Mrs. Runnels graduated from U.C.L.A. College of Dental Assistants. She was married to John Hugh Runnels on January 23, 1960 at Riverside, California. They moved to Bartlesville, Oklahoma in 1968. Mrs. Runnels was a member of the Redeemer Lutheran Church since 1968, a semi-professional clown, manager of the Washington County Nutrition Project and a volunteer with the Green Country Free Clinic.

Survivors include: her husband John Hugh Runnels of the family home in Bartlesville; two sons John Mark Runnels and his wife Ann of Bartlesville and Steven Hugh Runnels and his wife Janie of Farmington, Arkansas; one daughter Ramona Sue Runnels of Dewey, Oklahoma; eight grandchildren; Michael Allan Runnels, Carissa Sue (Runnels) Hooker, John Cole Runnels, William Aaron Runnels, Rowan Janae Runnels, Marissa Jane Smith, Mitchell Ray Easley and Christopher Palmer; five great-grandchildren; one brother Dr. Richard F. Cole of Salem, Missouri and one sister Nancy Cole also of Salem, Missouri.

Published in Examiner-Enterprise from May 6 to June 6, 2009


[wed] Jan 23 1960

Gravesite Details double headstone with John Hugh Runnels, b Mar 30, 1935




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