The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

January 27, 2013

Pauline Virginia Kepford

Published 1-27-13


Enid News and Eagle

ENID — Funeral for Pauline Virginia Kepford, 91-year-old Enid resident, will be 11 a.m. Monday, January 28, 2013, at Henninger~Hinson Funeral Home Chapel. Pastor Steve Williams will officiate. Burial will follow in Enid Cemetery under direction of Henninger-Hinson Funeral Home.

Pauline was born July 20, 1921, in Enid, Oklahoma, to George and Nannie (Hendrie) Beavers and died Wednesday, January 24, 2013, in Commons Nursing Home in Enid.

She attended local schools and graduated from Enid High with the class of 1939.

On November 20, 1941, she married Harold W. Kepford in Enid, where the couple made their home.

She worked in alterations for Penney’s and at Bates Brothers for many years. She also worked in the daycare at First United Methodist Church and First Baptist Church for several years.

Pauline loved working outdoors in her garden.

She is survived by her son, Gary Kepford and wife Norene of Enid; daughter, JoAnn Bolen and husband Pete of Madison, Alabama; four grandchildren, Susan Hernandez, Chris Kepford, Todd Kacer and Wayne Bolen; five great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and an infant daughter.

Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Ross Hospice. Condolences may be made at www.enidwe care.com.

(Submitted by family)