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The Shawnee News-Star
  • Margaret A. Haight

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  • Funeral service for Margaret A. Haight, 91, formerly of Frederick, Okla., will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at the Orr Gray Gish Funeral Home Chapel, Frederick, with the Rev. Les Banks, officiating.
    Haight passed away Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at her son's home in Lone Grove. Burial will be in the Frederick Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Orr Gray Gish Funeral Home.
    She was born July 2, 1922, in Grandfield, Okla., to William Payton and Nettie Lorena (Hodges) Dean. She graduated from Hollister High School with the Class of 1940. She attended Cameron College, and was united in marriage to Wallace E. "Wally" Haight on Oct. 31, 1942. She worked as an operator and service representative for General Telephone Company. She was a member of the Tesca Baptist Church. In 1995, due to her husband's health, she moved to Ardmore to be near family. While in Ardmore, she joined the First Baptist Church and played the piano for her Sunday school class.
    She was preceded in death by her husband Wallace, on Aug. 25, 1995; five sisters, Clara Dillingham, Gladys Jensen, Mabel James, Vera Alexander and Ruby Eckhart; and a brother, Lawrence Dean.
    Survivors include a son, Ron Haight, of Lone Grove; two daughters, Mauna Lia, of Ardmore, and Barbara Murray, of Kansas City, Mo.; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
    Memorial contributions may be sent to Lottie Moon Christmas Offering, c/o IMB, 3806 Monument Avenue, P.O. Box 6767, Richmond, VA 23230-0767, in loving memory of Margaret Haight.
    An online guest book and sympathy cards are available at www.OrrGrayGishfuneralhome.com or www.Tiptonfuneralhome.com

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