The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

January 27, 2013

Mrs. Gilbert (Mary Kathryn) Major

Published 1-27-13


Enid News and Eagle

ENID — Mary Major passed away Jan. 24, 2013, in Frisco, Texas. She was born March 19, 1926, in Midwest, Wyo., to Leonard and Dora Shipman.

She married Gilbert Major Dec. 25, 1967, in Kingfisher.

Surviving are her children, Lynda (David) Yorgensen, Weatherford, Okla., Karen (Bobby) Cox, Watonga, Loren “Buddy” (Ruth) West, Frisco, Texas; siblings, Norma (Jim) Pickett, Houston, and Vern (Shirley) Shipman, Garland, Texas; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Preceding were parents, husband and grandson Robert Cox.

Funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, in First Baptist Church. Internment in Watonga I.O.O.F. Cemetery. Arrangements by Sanders Funeral Service, Kingfisher.