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Hazel StubbsNovember 14, 2017
Services honoring the life of Hazel Verdie Stubbs will be 1:00 p.m., November 20, 2017 at First Church of the Nazarene, Henryetta, Oklahoma. Burial will follow at West Lawn Cemetery, Henryetta, Oklahoma.
Friends may visit the funeral home on Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 with family there to receive visitors from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Hazel was born in Saskwa, Oklahoma on April 8, 1923 to John Henry and Pearl Estelle (Chambers) Rains. Hazel was raised by her foster parents, Clayton Ward and Rachel Inez (Horton) Hunter. Hazel passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at the age of 94.
Hazel married W. R. Stubbs on September 4, 1939 in Okemah, Oklahoma. Their union was blessed with a daughter and a son, Dickie, who preceded her in death. Hazel was a wonderful wife and mother. She adored her family and loved spending time with them.
Hazel enjoyed needlepoint and cross stitching and playing cards with her great granddaughters. She loved reading and was sometimes a spontaneous shopper buying multiples of the same item. Hazel was a volunteer at the Henryetta Hospital, a member of the Itanas Club and the Friendship Class at her church. She was also an Eastern Star member. Hazel was raised in the Saskwa area by her family who taught her many things including a love of fishing.
Memorials may be made to the First Church of the Nazarene, 718 W. Trudgeon St., Henryetta, OK 74437 or Broken Arrow Nazarene Church, 401 W. New Orleans, Broken Arrow, OK 74011.
Hazel is survived by,
Daughter, Lou Bunch and husband Charles, Broken Arrow, OK
Grandchildren, Tami Bunch, Cecyl Stubbs, Woody Stubbs, Jimmy Bunch and wife Kim, Karen East Vaughn, Rose Conkwright and husband Bob, Stacey Kelley and husband Kiley
Numerous Great Grandchildren,
Brothers, Bennie Rains, Paul Rains
Half-Siblings, Boyd Holson, Ada Jena Ryles, Kaye Luetgens, Patsy Jo Tucker
Hazel was preceded in death by her parents, her foster parents, husband W.R. Stubbs, son Dickie Stubbs, brothers Vernon Rains, Earl Gray, Pinto Gray, TJ Hunter and great granddaughter Taylor Fritze.
Services are under direction of Hayhurst Funeral Home of Broken Arrow.
Hayhurst Funeral Home
1660 South Elm Place
Broken Arrow, OK 74012
Telephone: (918) 258-9623