Geraldine Nowell passed from this life on Monday, January 30, 2017 in Muskogee, OK. She was born March 14, 1933 in Holcomb, MO, the daughter of Bert and Lenah (McElwrath) Baker.
Geraldine worked for Kern Business Forms Printing Company as a lithograph photographer in Bakersfield, Ca, for 40 years. After retirement, she moved to Muskogee, OK, to be with her daughter and son-in-law. She enjoyed traveling to different countries, the Red Hat Society; making bears at the church for the hospitals; and spending time with family.
Geraldine is preceded in death by her father and mother, four brothers, three sisters, son, and great-granddaughter. She is survived by two daughters, Debra and husband, Tim Thompson; Rashell and husband, Walter Wilhoit; two sons, Virgil McWilliams and wife, Jackie, Phillip McWilliams; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren with one on the way.
Funeral services for Geraldine will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, February 6, 2017 at Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel in Muskogee with Pastor Rodney Mattox officiating. Burial will be in Greenhill Cemetery.
Published on February 3, 2017