Mary Magdalene Timmons of Tahlequah died on November 24, 2016 after 92 years of a life well lived. Born to George and Dolly Tygart in Paris Arkansas, she graduated from high school and moved to California in search of a better life. It was in California that she met and married her husband of 58 years, Forrest Timmons. Forrest predeceased her, as did her parents, all 6 of her siblings and one granddaughter, Jennifer. She is survived by her son Ron Timmons of Tahlequah and his wife Wilba; five daughters, including Sharon Wimpee of Broken Arrow and her husband Tom, Susan Kelley of Tahlequah and her husband Dean, Lanna Richardson of Tulsa and her husband Gary, Diane Timmons of Tahlequah and her husband Bill Hickey, and Mitzi Reasor of Tahlequah and her husband Jeff; along with eleven grandchildren, twenty-four great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Funeral services will be held at 10 am on November 28 at First Baptist Church in Tahlequah. Viewing is scheduled for 6-8 pm November 27 at Hart Funeral Home, 1506 Grand Avenue, Tahlequah. Donations in Magdalene's memory may be made to Kelley B. Todd Cerebral Palsy & Neuromuscular Center in Muskogee (www.kbtoddcpcenter.org).
Published on November 25, 2016