LORI WILSON

Sept. 2, 1943 - Feb. 12, 2013 EDMOND A private family graveside for Lori (Kirtley) Wilson will be Saturday morning, February 16, 2013 in the Kingfisher Cemetery. A memorial service will be 1pm Saturday at the Oakwood Christian Church in Enid with Pastor Rick Nichols officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home. Lori was born September 2, 1943 in Enid, OK to Lawrence and Maybelle Russell Henderson and passed away Tuesday evening, February 12, 2013 in the Oklahoma Heart Hospital. She attended and graduated from Enid High School in 1961. She attended Northwestern State University and received her BA in Education in 1965. She obtained her Master's Degree from Phillips University with special studies in Library Science. Lori taught high school in Perry, OK, Kingman, KS, Arkansas City, KS and last 19 years at Enid High School with a total of 30 years. She was a cheerleader coach in Arkansas City and Perry, and established and coached the Belles of the Plains Girls Drill Team at Enid High School and was chosen Teacher of the Year by the students, and retired from Enid High in 1996. She married Dr. Max Wilson of Enid in 1994. Lori was an avid writer. She was a well-known lecture on the subject of Angels and Dreams and authored a book on the topic. She was an active member of Oakwood Christian Church and a member of the Women's AMBUC Chapter in Enid. After moving to Edmond in 2001 she joined the Red Hat Society and was their Queen for 2 years. She was a member of Crossing Community Church in Oklahoma City. She is survived by her husband Max of the home, a brother Max Henderson and wife Kay of Enid, step-children Debbie Wilson Chatham of Seattle, WA, Mike Wilson and his wife Pauline of Stillwater, niece Amy Bollinger and husband Neil of Oklahoma City, nephew Jake Henderson of Woodward , a grandniece and grandnephew Haley and Dane Bollinger, and a step-niece Mary Catherine Wilson of New York City. She was preceded in death by her parents. Memorials may be made to Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation- Lung Division with Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home serving as custodians of the funds. For those unable to attend the service, you may view the service live via thewww.ladusauevans.com Condolences may be made online at www.ladusauevans.com

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Ladusau Evans Funeral Home
2800 N. Van Buren  Enid, OK 73703
(580) 233-1400

Published in The Oklahoman on Feb. 15, 2013