Barbara Sue Quida Thomason
Sat, 01/25/2014 - 1:49am Staff
MARLOW Funeral for Barbara Sue Quida Thomason, 62, Marlow, will be 1:30 p.m. today in Becker-Rabon Funeral Home Chapel.
Barbara died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at her residence.
Burial will be in Letitia Cemetery, east of Lawton, under direction of Becker-Rabon Funeral Home.
Barbara was born Nov. 28, 1951, east of Lawton to Vernie T. and Alice Opal Bryant Caldwell. She grew up in Lawton and attended Lawton High School. She married Randy Thomason on July 4, 1987, in Lawton. She had worked as a florist and operated Barb's Diner in Sterling. She obtained her commercial driver license and had worked as a bus driver for Central High as well as a bus driver for troops during Desert Storm.
Barbara had diverse interests. She loved music and was a talented musician. She loved gardening and enjoyed flowers, especially roses. She was an oil painter and liked to embroider.
She is survived by her husband, of the home; four sons: Michael Caldwell and fiancÈ, Chanin Foresman, Fredericksburg, Va.; Danny Holley and wife Traci, Yukon; Frank Holley and wife Kimberly, Walters; and Waylon Holley and fiancÈ Keri Jackson, Elgin; a daughter, Diana Holley, Central High; a Godson, Douglas Duke and wife Amanda, Rush Springs; 16 grandchildren: Shae Caldwell, Dillon Caldwell, Chad Caldwell, Jace Pauley, Makenzie Holley, Keaton Holley, Britne Holley, Brai Holley, Blaise Holley, Baje Holley, Ryder Holley, Halli Hodges, Brande Bone, Peyton Bone, Jacob Duke and Gentry Duke; a great-granddaughter, Acelyn Hunter; two brothers and sisters-in-law: Don and Glenda Caldwell and Johnny Caldwell and his fiancÈ Michelle; two sisters: Lawana Caldwell and Cheryl Caldwell; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers: Bobby T. Caldwell, Billy A. Caldwell and Jackie Locke; and a sister, Joan Mason.
Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Hospice, 1836 NW 52nd Street, Lawton OK 73505.
An online guest book and sympathy cards are available at www.beckerfuneral.com.