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Rosetta Marie Sloan

The Shawnee News-Star
Rosetta Marie Sloan, 83, of Little Axe, passed from this life Tuesday, June 30, 2020, in Meeker.

Rosetta Marie Sloan, 83, of Little Axe, passed from this life Tuesday, June 30, 2020, in Meeker.

She was born Feb. 23, 1937, to Mittie Maybelle (Self) Tucker Pitts and Irvin LaRoy Tucker in Shawnee.

She married James Sloan on Dec. 9, 1971, in Shawnee. He preceded her in death on April 27, 2020.

She worked at Shawnee Medical Center Hospital as a Ward Clerk and retired from there.

After retiring she enjoyed painting scenery and playing her piano.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Sloan; her daughter, Belinda Carnell; daughter-in-law, Luana Nichols; her mother, Mittie Maybelle Pitts; her father, Irvin LaRoy Tucker; sister, Janis Wadsack; and two brothers, Eldon Tucker and Charles Pitts.

Those left to cherish her memory are two sons, Mike and Janie Nichols of Bethel Acres, and Tim Nichols of Midwest City; two daughters, Cindy and Gary Robertson of Prague, and Sharlet and Bruce Flick of Meeker; 14 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; one brother, Roger and Kaye Pitts of Tecumseh; three sisters-in-law, Marjorie Kaniatobe, Jenifer Sloan and Estelene Schulenberg; and numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends.

Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m., Sunday, July 5, at Cooper Funeral Home.

Graveside service will be at 10 a.m., Monday, July 6, at Tecumseh Cemetery with Reverend Clint Dawkins, Sharon Baptist Church, officiating under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.

To share memories, or to sign the guestbook online, go to www.cooperfuneral.com.