Pauls Valley, OK, Pauls Valley Democrat

February 5, 2013

Onie Edith Smith White

Pauls Valley Democrat

Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — Onie Edith Smith White of Pauls Valley left this life on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 at Pauls Valley at the age of 105 years.

She was born Nov. 4, 1907 in Redden, Okla., to John Hemstead Givens and Sophia Virginia (Kemp) Givens.

Onie was raised in Purcell and attended school there. She and her family ran a grocery store in Maysville for several years. Onie moved to Paoli in 1965 and in 2003 she moved to Pauls Valley to live in the Donihoo/Colley Complex.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6 at the Maysville Cemetery. Burial will be under the direction of John Williams of Winans Funeral Home in Maysville.

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