Ruby Littlebear Obit


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January 25, 1989
Sapulpa Herald
Creek Co. OK

KELLYVILLE Mrs. Newman (Ruby) Littlebear, 59, Kellyville, died Tuesday at Bartlett Memorial Medical Center.

Her body will be taken to Pickett Chapel Indian Methodist Church at 5 pm today and a prayer service is scheduled for 7 pm with the Revs. Roy Bigpond and John Fixico officiating. Funeral services will be 1 pm Thursday at the church with the Revs. Joe Lowe and Thomas Long officiating.

Burial will be at the George Family Cemetery, south of Bluebell, under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.

She was born Aug 24, 1929, in Kellyville and lived there all of her life. Mrs. Littlebear was a member of the Pickett Chapel Indian Methodist Church.

Survivors include husband Newman; father William Littlehead; daughter Linda Harjo of Sapulpa; sons Clifford and Grant both of the home and Keith and Mark both of Kellyville; brothers Willia Littlehead and Alfred Littlehead both of Shawnee, Okla.; sisters JoAnna Walker of Midwest City, Okla., Winifred Robertson of Tyler, Texas, Linda Powell, Wanetta Wakolee, Josephine Crech, and Amy Hillebrand all of Shawnee and Mary Gairone of Denver; and 12 grandchildren.