Sep. 21, 1932 - Aug. 28, 2013 OKLAHOMA CITY Lois Brooks Canfield entered eternity on August 28, 2013. Lois was born to Lawson and Bertha (Goode) Brooks on September 21, 1932 in Stroud, Oklahoma. She was preceded in death by her parents, her sister Thelma, and an older brother Lawson Brooks, Jr. She graduated from Langston University. After graduation Lois moved to Oklahoma City where she married William H. Dixon. Their union was blessed with four children; Cheryl, Debra, Vicki and David. The household increased by one when her nephew Terence Robertson came to live with them. David, Vicki, Debbie and Terry preceded her in death. She served as Director of Radiology at Hillcrest Medical Center for more than 35 years. Husband, Roy L. Canfield, daughter, Cheryl Jackson-Reid (Wayne), Ann Thomas, niece, sisters, Doris Bridges, Jan Edwards (Wayne), Josephine McCrary, brother, Don Brooks, step-sons, Gary, Dale, Lance, and Steve Canfield, 6 grandchildren, Erik Jackson (DaCole), Jeremy Jackson, Tayloir Roberts (Lorin), Tyler, Tarrington, and Charles Oakes. 10 great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and numerous other family members and friends will lovingly cherish her memory. Services will be held Wednesday, September 4, 2013, at 11am at Bethlehem Star Baptist Church, 2704 NE 24th St., Oklahoma City, OK. Interment will be at Arlington Memory Gardens, Midwest City, OK.
Published in The Oklahoman on Sept. 4, 2013