Mable J. Page, 92, of Tecumseh, passed away Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, in Tecumseh.

Mable J. Page, 92, of Tecumseh, passed away Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, in Tecumseh.
She was born July 19, 1919, to Howard W. and Myrtle F. (Arnold) VanMeter in St. Louis.
Mable was raised in Harjo and attended Harjo Schools. She was the valedictorian of her Harjo High School graduating class. Mable and her future husband, Charlie, were school mates.
Mable attended East Central University of Ada and earned three bachelor’s degrees: Journalism, English and Spanish.
She married Charlie Page on July 17, 1939, in Prague.
Mable and Charlie lived in Prague for a short time before moving to Tecumseh where they raised their family and lived out their lives.
She worked as a medical assistant for many years, working for Francis Davis, M.D.
Mable was a lifelong member of the Tecumseh First Baptist Church and was very active member in the church, also working as the church secretary for many years. She loved to cook and entertain. Mable enjoyed writing and wrote several short stories and poems of which several became published. She enjoyed knowledge and never stopped learning.
Mable was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Charlie, Nov. 25, 1993; two daughters, Jackie Page and Jerrita Page; son, Charles E. Page; and grandson, Randy Morris.
She is survived by her granddaughter and spouse, Rhonda and Jack Chronister of El Reno; grandson and spouse, Rick and Joanie Morris of Winchester, Va.; brother, Howard Max VanMeter of Odessa, Texas; sister, Billie Holland of Tecumseh; four great-grandchildren, Jaran and spouse, Rich Kisha, of El Reno, J. Scott Arrasmith, El Reno, Angela Morris and Alisha Morris, both of Shawnee; great-great-granddaughter, Lilie Page Arrasmith; son-in-law, Bobby Morris; and several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Visitation will begin 10 a.m., Friday, Oct. 28, and continue until time of service. The family will gather from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 28, to meet with friends. Graveside service will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 29, at Tecumseh Cemetery with Reverend Tony Peak, Tecumseh First Baptist Church, officiating under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.  
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