Dorothy Marie McCarter, 81, of Oktaha, Oklahoma passed away Friday, December 16, 2016. She was born June 11, 1935 to Andy Lee Stockton and Ada Ellen (Cole) Stockton in Haskell, Oklahoma.
She married the love of her life, Thomas Allen McCarter on September 3, 1954. Together they shared 62 years of love, friendship and marriage Dorothy loved being a homemaker and enjoyed taking care of her loving family. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Andy and Ada, her brothers Andy Gene Stockton, Hobart Stockton and her sister Lola Stockton Terrell.
Dorothy is survived by her husband Tom McCarter of Oktaha, Ok ., her son Steve McCarter of Muskogee, OK., two daughters; Sue Branan and husband Russ of Oktaha, OK., Sharon Hogle and husband Fred of Muskogee, OK., brother Jerry Stockton of Catoosa, OK., six grandchildren; Josh and Kelli Branan, Drew and Brooke Branan, Megan and Sean Pierce, Rachel McCarter, Justin and Stacy Hogle, Abby and Chad Hogle-Fowler., Eight great-grandchildren Hadley and Jocelyn Branan, Brynn Branan, Madlynn Pierce, Ares Hall, Mykee Hebb, Stockton Hogle, Archer Hogle; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
A celebration of Dorothy's life will be 10:00 A.M., Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at Grandview Baptist Church with Reverend Danny Mills officiating.
Funeral services are under the direction of Cornerstone Funeral Home, 1830 North York Street, Muskogee. Condolences may be made to the family online at www.cornerstoneofmuskogee.
Published on December 17, 2016