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May 8, 2014

Marie Raper

Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — Marie Raper, a resident of Pauls Valley, Okla., was born on March 2, 1926 in Weleetka, Okla., to Maggie (Puckett) and J.B. Albright.

She passed away at the age of 88 on May 4, 2014 in Pauls Valley, Okla.

She left this life to rejoin her husband Bueferd who was the love of her life and to whom she married on October 5, 1941 in Maysville, Okla. Before his passing they were married for 63 years. Together they loved to camp out, fish, and go to garage sales.

She had spent her entire life in Garvin County. She had worked for several years at the Pauls Valley State School.

She loved to be around people and enjoyed kidding with them. She especially loved her church friends.

She is survived by her son Lanny and his wife Jennifer of Oklahoma City, Okla.; son Wyman and his wife Candace of Whitesboro, Texas; grandson Heath and his wife Margie; and 2 great grandchildren Emerson and Carson.

The family wishes to thank Dr. Dennis Whitehouse and the staff of Pauls Valley General Hospital as well as the staff and residents of the Willows Assisted Living Center for the care and caring they offered.

Services were held Wednesday May 7, 2014 at the First Baptist Church in Wynnewood, Okla., with burial following at Oaklawn Cemetery in Wynnewood, Okla.

Services are under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Wynnewood, Okla. Please send online condolences to

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