The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

July 31, 2013

Melba Francis (McCartor) Thimling

Published 8-1-13


Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Memorial service for Melba Thimling of Arnett, Okla., will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at Arnett United Methodist Church. Arrangements by Mason Funeral Home, Shattuck.

Melba was born July 8, 1917, near Glazier, Texas, to Arch and Lavina (Pope) McCartor and died Monday, July 29, 2013, in Shattuck.

Melba married George Thimling.

Preceded by one sister and one brother.

Surviving are son, Ted Thimling and wife Leatha; daughter, Elenita Burns; grandchildren, Glynna, Ateta, Greg, Todd, Kerri; nine great-grandchildren, Skyler Thimling, Camry Woodward, Bryson, Genifer, Cali and Cage Burns, Kaden, Konnor and Peyton Perks; brother, Daryl.