Eula Jean Frakes, age 78, native Okesa, Oklahoma resident and owner of the Okesa store, died at 2:23 AM, Sunday, at her home following a brief illness.
Mrs. Frakes was born June 10, 1934 at Jenks, Oklahoma. She was the daughter of Robert and Mabel Sanders. She was educated in the Nelagoney Schools, Okesa.
She and Ernest (Corky) Frakes were united in marriage on December 31, 1947. She had owned and operated the Okesa store since 1985.
Surviving Mrs. Frakes are her sons, Calvin and his wife, Jan, of Okesa, Alan Frakes and his wife, Margie, of Bartlesville, Oklahoma; her daughter, Connie Burton and her husband, Chris, also of Okesa; 11 grandchildlren and 22 great-grandchildren; one sister, Ann Patton and her husband, Don, of Lake Jackson, Texas; one brother, Jim Sanders and his wife, Judy, of Noble, Oklahoma.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; and son, Rick Frakes.
Services for Mrs. Frakes will be private family services, directed by the Arnold Moore & Neekamp Funeral Home.
A register book will be available at the funeral home, 710 S. Dewey Ave., Bartlesville. Online condolences may be left at www.honoringmemories.com