Christine Ann Lefler
GRAHAM, Texas Funeral for Christine Ann Lefler, 54, of Graham, Texas, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Comanche Nation Funeral Home Chapel, Lawton, with Debbie Wilson officiating.
Burial will follow at Cache KCA Intertribal Cemetery, Cache.
Christine went to be with the Lord Sunday, March 16, 2014, with her family by her side.
Prayer service will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home chapel.
She was born Sept. 29, 1959, in Keene, N.H., to Ellis Victor and Barbara Kay Atauvich Hoyt. She married Johnny Max Lefler in February 1986. He preceded her in death in November 2011. She was a member of the Comanche Nation and a direct descendant of Comanche Chief Iron Mountain, a descendent of Ella (Poafpybitty) and Baldwin Yokesuite; David and Chappy Poafpybitty; Sanapia and Comanche Chief Whitewolf, and Hav-e-weth-ky and wife, Take-e-no, and Arapaho Chief Little Raven. She loved to spend time with her children and grandchildren. She attended Culinary School, and was a CNA in Olney and Graham.
She is survived by two daughters: Monica Hoyt and Marci Lefler, both of Graham, Texas; son, John Hall Hoyt, of Graham; grandchildren: Anisa McBride, Dillion Hoyt, and Marisa Bueno, all of Graham; two brothers: Edmond Joseph Hoyt and Ellis Hoyt Jr., both of Graham; aunts: Arlene Kemp and Eleanor McDaniel, both of Cache; uncle, Carl Atauvich; aunts: Liberty Brown, Ana Mae Hutchins, Bernice Benike and Loretta Fanny; and nieces, nephew, cousins and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents: Lee and Rose Yokesuite Atauvich; parents: Ellis Victor and Barbara Kay Atauvich Hoyt; and one sister, Rosalie Reed.