August 21, 1927 – February 12, 2013 Graveside Services for Thackerville resident, Imogene Barker Schmitz, will be held 2 p.m. Friday, February 15th at New Rest Haven Cemetery. Rev. Johnny Sconce, Pastor of Shady Dale First Baptist Church will be officiating. Services are under the direction of Meador-Clement-Keel Funeral Home. No visitation is planned.
Mrs. Schmitz passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at Mercy Memorial Hospital in Marietta, Oklahoma at the age of eighty-five. She was born August 21, 1927 to Shelley and Jewell (Lloyd) West in Callisburg, Texas. Imogene worked for Weber Aircraft, retiring after thirty years of employment. She also had worked as a house mother for the Denton State School and as a caregiver. She loved to work in her garden.
Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Shelly and Terrie Barker of Thackerville and Richard and Connie Barker of Marietta; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by husbands, Doy Barker and Gene Schmitz; parents, Shelley and Jewell West; daughter, Cathy Barker and sisters, Wanda Cundiff and Annabell Matthews.
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