Mildred went to be with the Lord on March 10, 2017, at the age of 96.

Mildred went to be with the Lord on March 10, 2017, at the age of 96.

She was born May 6, 1920, in Blanco, Oklahoma, the daughter of Richard Henry and Bertha (Stringer) Coody. She was a 1938 graduate of Tecumseh High School and a lifelong resident.

She married Jim A. Baugh on Dec. 25, 1942, in Houston, Texas. Mildred worked at Pottawatomie County Courthouse and kept books for Property Management Co. in Oklahoma City and for Big A. Auto Parks in Shawnee until retiring at 81 years of age.

She was a member of Romulus Baptist Church.

Mrs. Baugh was preceded in death by her parents, husband Jim, brother Paul, sisters Pearl Holt, Inez Rackley, infant sister Baby Ruth, and numerous aunts and uncles.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law: Jimmy and Susie Baugh of Macomb; daughter: Lisa Buckmaster of Shawnee; three grandchildren: Summer and Bary Heidtbrink of Harker Heights, Texas, Jeffrey Baugh of San Diego, California, and Rory and Britni Buckmaster of Shawnee; five great-grandchildren: Barrett and Peyton Heidtbrink, Jazper Baugh, Drake and Emersyn Buckmaster; and numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.

Graveside service will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, March 15, at Tecumseh Cemetery with Chaplin Darrell Witten officiating under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday and from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday.