Shirley  Lea


Funeral service will be Monday, August 19, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the First Baptist Church, Chickasha, OK. Interment will be in the Fairlawn Cemetery under the direction of Sevier Funeral Home.
Shirley Ann Lea, of Chickasha, Oklahoma, passed away on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at her home in Chickasha at the age of 92. She was born January 11, 1927 in Scranton, Pennsylvania to William Bradford and Wilhemina (Borkstrom) Edwards.
She married Roy Holcomb Lea on April 5, 1946 in Garvey, California and they moved to Chickasha from California that same year. She graduated from Oklahoma College for Women (USAO) in 1963. She taught at West Valley View, (east of Verden), Friend School, St. Joseph of Chickasha, Dibble, Ninnekah and retired from Anadarko Public Schhols as an elementary teacher in 1978.
She was a member of First Baptist Church.
She is preceded in death by her parents, William and Wilhemina Edwards; her husband Roy Lea; and a sister, Ramona Tims.
Shirley is survived by her daughters: Lorraine Baugh of Norman, OK; Martha King and her husband, Mac, of Chickasha, OK; Grandsons, Billy Whinery and Bryan Whinery both of Norman, OK.
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