Pauls Valley, OK, Pauls Valley Democrat

November 27, 2012

Burnice E. Romans

Pauls Valley Democrat

Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — Burnice Estelle (Benefield) Romans, 106, was born May 2, 1906 in Minden, La. She was the eldest child of Clyte Benefield and Nannie (Linton) Benefield. She passed away Nov. 21, 2012 in Duncan.

Burnice and her husband Claud moved to Lindsay with their children in 1938. They owned and operated a bakery on Main Street for many years, delivering bread and other baked goods to several towns in the area. Mrs. Romans herself drove the bread truck for 16 years.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27 at Green Hill Cemetery in Lindsay with Rev. Ron King officiating.

Services are under the direction of B.G. Boydston Funeral Home of Lindsay.

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