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July 14, 2014

Audean Colson

Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — Audean Colson of Pauls Valley, passed away July 11, 2014 in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma at the age of 93 years.
She was born July 9, 1921 in Lebanon, Oklahoma to Raymond W. and Melva L. Grimes.
Audean Grimes was married to John Brice (J.B.) Colson in Madill, Oklahoma on October 16, 1937. She worked at the Pauls Valley General Hospital for many years as a Certified Nurses Aide. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Pauls Valley.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Melva Grimes; her husband, John Brice “Jack” Colson; and a brother, Kenoth Grimes.
Surviving family include her 2 sons, J.B. Colson Jr, and Teddy Ray Colson, both of Pauls Valley; 6 grandchildren: Lisa, Lori, Dallas, Carrie, Jeremiah and Adam; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Monday, July 14, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Stufflebean-Coffey Chapel of Remembrance officiated by Dr. Joe Elam. Interment will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
Arrangements and interment are under the direction of Stufflebean-Coffey Funeral Home. We invite you to send the family a message of condolence at www.stufflebeanfuneralhome.com.

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