Pauls Valley, OK, Pauls Valley Democrat

October 25, 2012

Rita Jean Warrick

Pauls Valley Democrat

Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — Rita Jean Warrick of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma was born to John Russell and Dorothy (Damm) Hawkes on January 22, 1933 in Boston, Massachusetts and passed from this life on October 22, 2012 in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma at the age of 79 years.

Rita grew up and attended school in Boston, Massachusetts. In 1964, she made her home in Hill, New Hampshire.

In 1975, Rita moved to Santa Barbara, California before making her home in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma in 2006.

She was a seamstress and enjoyed sewing. Rita loved apple picking, birch trees and the fall changing of the season as well as a good cup of Earl Grey tea. In the spring, she enjoyed lilacs and violets.

Mrs. Warrick is survived by 2 sons, Russell Dunn and John Dunn; and 3 daughters: Patricia Bossart and husband John of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma, Linda Davis of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma, and Pam Jones of Lompoc, California.

Mrs. Warrick was preceded in death by her parents John and Dorothy Hawkes, and 2 sisters Marion Gomez and Dorothy Hawkes.

Arrangements for cremation are under the direction of Wooster Funeral Home. You may send a condolence to the family at