Milburn Sept. 6, 1916 - Feb. 24, 2013 OKLAHOMA CITY Mary Elizabeth Milburn, age 96, of Oklahoma City, went to be with her Heavenly Father on February 24, 2013. She was born September 6, 1916 in Boone, Iowa to Boyd Simonton Myers and Lena Fern Myers. Mary was a math teacher at Taft Middle School for 21 years. She was a dedicated Sunday School teacher and choir member, avid gardener, photographer and lover of nature and family. She was preceded in death by her husband Donald Wyeth in 2000, her twin sister Mildred Orr, sister Dorothy Lewis and sister Annabelle Donley. She is survived by son, Robert Milburn and wife Shirley of Bethany, OK; daughter, Merrily Shearhart and husband Jim of Woodward, OK; daughter, Joy Seal and husband Charles of Orlando, FL; 5 grandchildren, Jeffrey, Mindi, Mark, Amy and Alicia; 18 great-grandchildren; one sister-in-law, June Pritchard; her beloved dog Angel and numerous family and friends. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM Friday; with family receiving visitors from 6:00-8:00 PM. Services to celebrate her beautiful life will be 10:00 AM, Saturday, March 2, at Buchanan Funeral Service with burial at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Published in The Oklahoman on Feb. 27, 2013