Gladys Mae Spurgin, 83, of Shawnee, died Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, at St. Anthony Hospital in Shawnee.

Gladys Mae Spurgin, 83, of Shawnee, died Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, at St. Anthony Hospital in Shawnee.

Gladys Mae Spurgin was born March 12, 1933, in Trousdale, Oklahoma, to Willis and Bertha Williams.

She married Don E. Spurgin on Nov. 11, 1948. They were married 58 years, til his passing in 2007.

Gladys loved to cook, but most especially bake. Her cinnamon rolls and homemade bread could rival any chef’s. She loved her family and big family get togethers. She had one sister, which was also one of her favorite shopping buddies. They loved to shop for clothes and antiques.

She and her husband had been members of the Tecumseh Round-up Club and she had attended Bethel Methodist Church.

Gladys will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a son: Timothy Eugene Spurgin, a grandson: Timothy Eugene Spurgin Jr., two brothers, and one sister.

Survivors include two sons: Keith Spurgin and wife Jeri of Bethel and Steve Spurgin and wife Sandy of Shawnee; seven grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and several other family members and friends.

Memorial services will be at 2 p.m., Monday, Oct. 10, at Tecumseh New Hope Cemetery.

Walker Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.