Reta Ann Welch, 1937 - 2018
Graveside funeral services for Bristow resident, Reta Welch, were held 2:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, at the Bristow City Oaklawn Cemetery. Pastor George Carter, of Bristow Faith Baptist Church officiated. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Michael’s Funeral Home, of Bristow.
Reta Ann Welch was born in Bristow on Dec. 19, 1937, to the late Thomas Willeford and Margarite (Kincaid) Willeford. She passed from this life on Sept. 1, 2018, at the age of 80 years, eight months and 13 days. Reta was raised and educated in Bristow.
She married Elmer Leonard Welch, in Bristow, on June 22, 1974. They made their home in western Oklahoma and moved back to Bristow in 1990.They remained together until Elmer’s death in 1995.
Reta is survived by several cousins and other relatives.
Services for Betty were held on Monday, Aug. 27, 2018. Visit www.michaelsfuneralservices.com to express condolences online.