Alice Katherine Wixom

COLBERT, Okla. - Alice Katherine Wixom, 59, of Colbert, Okla., passed away on Thursday, August 15, 2013, at Medical Center, Plano. Mrs. Wixom was born to Leonard A. Copeland and Lena Faye Cox Wixom on January 5, 1954 in Clinton, Oklahoma. She moved from Okemah, Okla. to this area four years ago. She was employed in health care as a caregiver. She was an avid reader and loved to go camping with family. She was a member of the Church of Christ.

She is survived by a special friend, Brad Hill; children, Misty Fillmore of Cookeville, Tenn., and Michelle Fillmore, of Texas; four grandchildren, Wyatt, Britney, Blake and Caden; brothers, Jack Copeland and Debbie of Sherman, Jerry Copeland and Elizabeth of Denison, Donald Copeland and Diane of Mounds, Okla., numerous other relatives and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Cecil Copeland and niece, Peggy Copeland.

Family and friend visitation will be from 1 – 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at the Trinity Baptist Church in Maud, Okla., The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. at the Trinity Baptist Church in Maud, Brother Jimmy Cutter will officiate. Interment will follow at Maud Cemetery.

Pallbears will be Eugene Robertson, Clarence Robertson, Randy Bryant, Alan Novotny, Johnny Jackson and Ricky Copeland.

Arrangements are under the direction of American Funeral Service, Colbert, Okla.

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Published in The Herald Democrat on Aug. 18, 2013