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Barbara McKnight

CYRIL  Funeral for Barbara McKnight, 71, Cyril, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at Family Life Church in Cyril with Pastor Donnie Miller officiating.

Burial will follow at Celestial Gardens under direction of Fletcher Funeral Home. 

Mrs. McKnight passed away on Friday, March 17, 2017 surrounded by her family in Oklahoma City.

Barbara A. Fletcher McKnight was born April 6, 1945, in Fletcher to David Sr. and Margaret Sawyer Fletcher. She graduated from Cache High School in 1963. Barbara married Steven Romriell I and the two moved to Sacramento, Calif., where he was stationed in the Air Force. Together the two had a son, Steven Romriell II. They moved to San Diego where Barbara worked in a VA Hospital. 

She married Gregory McKnight on Dec. 16, 1991, in Virginia, Minn. In 1992, the couple moved to Cyril where they have made their home for the last 25 years. Barbara enjoyed working in her yard and flower gardens. When her health no longer allowed her to work outside, she began doing genealogy and photography.

She is survived by her husband, Gregory "Mac" McKnight, of the home; a son, Steven Romriell II and his wife Kris of California; a stepdaughter, Heather McKnight of Cyril; three brothers: Clarence Brinkley and his wife Bernice of Haywood, Freddy Fletcher and his wife Debbie of Cache, and David Fletcher Jr. and his wife Gayla of Duncan; a sister, Debra Chandler and her husband Cecil of Lawton; four grandchildren: Melissa Villatoro and her husband Carlos, Jason Romriell, and Tyler and Gabrielle Rowe; a great-grandson, Finn Villatoro; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents: David Sr. and Margaret Fletcher.

Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Sunday, March 19, 2017, and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, March 20, 2017, at the funeral home.

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