Obituary – Sheets, Geraldine Geneva “Gerry” (Ewy)

Geraldine Geneva "Gerry" (Ewy) Sheets

Class of 1948

1948 Maroon SpotlightGeraldine Ewy
Geraldine Ewy

Y-Teens 46-48; Library 47-48.

Geraldine Geneva “Gerry” (Ewy) Sheets

May 7, 1930 – February 6, 2004

Gerry Sheets, 73, of Perry, Oklahoma, was the daughter of Edward James and Zelma Lucretia (Branham) Ewy. She was born on May 7, 1930, in Eureka, Kansas and died Friday, February 6, 2004, at Perry Memorial Hospital.

Gerry married William “Bill” Harvey Sheets on June 20, 1948, in Perry, Oklahoma. She was the secretary/treasurer of Perry Plumbing, Inc. and was a member of the Elks, Eastern Star and the First Christian Church.

Gerry is survived by her husband Bill Sheets; two sons, Willie Sheets and his wife, Kim, and Wade Sheets and his wife, Anne, all of Perry, Oklahoma; two daughters, Debbie Rex and her husband, John, of Prague, Oklahoma, and Deah Stubbs and her husband, Mark, of Perry, Oklahoma; ten grandchildren, Jay Sheets and his wife, Korie, of Forney, Texas, Brandan Sheets, Chester Stubbs and Tatum Sheets, all of Perry, Oklahoma, Maranda Wilson and her husband, Chad, of Ponca City, Oklahoma, Candi Rex of Wake Forest, North Carolina, Erin Rex of Prague, Oklahoma and J.J. Stubbs of Dodge City, Kansas; one great-grandchild, Carter Sheets of Forney, Texas; one brother, Jack Ewy and his wife, Marilyn, of Perry, Oklahoma; one sister, Bunnie Klinglesmith and her husband, Don, of Perry, Oklahoma; and one sister-in-law, Harriet Ewy of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Zelma Ewy, one brother, L.D. Ewy and one infant sister, Mary Margaret Ewy.

Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 10, 2004, at Grace Hill Cemetery. Rev. Martin Foster will officiate. Memorials may be given to the First Christian Church of Perry or Judith Karman Hospice of Stillwater.