Charlotte O. Venable
ANADARKO Funeral for Charlotte O. Venable, 90, Anadarko, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at Grace Christian Fellowship in Anadarko with the Rev. Ted Mercer officiating.
Burial will follow at Memory Lane Cemetery in Anadarko under direction of Ray & Martha's Funeral Home of Anadarko.
Charlotte O. Venable passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018, in Chickasha. She was born March 26, 1927, in Anadarko to William Adolph and Ruth Proffit Nowland. She married Wayne A. Venable on Aug. 14, 1948. He preceded her in death in 2009. She graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a bachelor's degree in 1948. She then began her 25-year teaching career in home economics, beginning in Gracemont and ending in Anadarko after she retired in 1973. She was a member of the Methodist Church. Her passions in life were family and ranching.
She is survived by two sons: Dub and wife, Gayle Venable, of Anadarko and Rick Venable of Anadarko; her grandchildren: Cody Venable of Tulsa, Ashley Oswald of Binger, Chelsea Venable-Cooper and husband, Michael, of Anadarko, Brent Venable and wife, Jasmine, of Fort Cobb, her great-grandchildren: Hayden Oswald, Cadence Oswald, Josalyn Venable, Duke Cooper, Legend Cooper and Boone Venable; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Wayne A. Venable; her sister, Blanche Nowland; and many brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.
Visitation will be from 1-8 p.m. Sunday, March 11, and from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, March 12.