The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

January 23, 2014

Retta Mae Ploughe

Published 1-23-14


Enid News and Eagle

ENID, OK — Retta Mae Ploughe, 93, of Enid, Okla., passed away Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, in Enid.

Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Henninger-Hinson Funeral Home with the Rev. Terry Chick officiating. Interment will follow at 3 p.m. in Penwell-Gabel Cemetery, Hutchinson, Kan. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today, Jan. 23, at the funeral home.

Retta Mae was born July 1, 1920, in Hutchinson, Kan., to John Clinton and Letha Mae (Imel) Pitts.

A resident of Enid for the past 45 years, she was very involved with Bible Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday school and worked as secretary/bookkeeper for 35 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gayle Ploughe; parents; three brothers, Melvin, Willis and Dale Pitts; and sister, Twyla Sell.

Survivors include brother, Royce Pitts and wife Glida of Bedford, Texas, and many nieces and nephews.

Memorial donations may be given through the funeral home to Bible Baptist Church Mission Program.

Condolences at www.enid wecare.com.

(Submitted by family)