The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

Obituaries

April 3, 2013

Salina Sue Conn Yarbrough (Bit-Is-Sot/Big Nose)

Published 4-4-13

ENID, Okla. — A wake service for Salina Yarbrough, 64, of Kingfisher, will be 7 p.m. today, April 4, 2013, at First Baptist Church, Kingfisher. The funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday at Concho Community Center in Concho. Arrangements by Sanders Funeral Service Inc., Kingfisher, Okla.

Salina was born Dec. 11, 1948, in Salina, Kan., to Tom Fagin and Ella Ruth Conn and passed away March 31, 2013.

She grew up in Kingfisher and moved to Enid, where she resided when the Lord called her home.

Salina was a certified beautician and dry cleaning presser. She enjoyed doing crafts, making beautiful Christmas stockings, quilts and baking all kinds of goodies for her friends and family. The real joys of her life were her children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She married Marcellus Yarbrough in 1967. They have two daughters, Cynthia Diahan Yarbrough Lloyd and Marcelyn Marie Yarbrough.

She and her longtime companion, Charlie George Mathis had one son, Christopher George Mathis.

She had two granddaughters, Tia and Tyia Lloyd. She had four grandsons, TC Lloyd, Cyson, Camden and Cashton Mathis.

She was preceded in death by her parents; seven brothers, Roger, Lamont, Ivan, George, Tommy, Silas and Randy Conn; sisters, Ruth Walker, Louella, Laura and Abby Conn; and one grandson, Caeden Mathis.

She leaves behind three sisters, Lorene and Mary Conn, Colleen Hogan, and a host of nieces and nephews.

She will be greatly missed.

The family would like to extend their thanks and appreciation to all.

(Submitted by family)

 

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