Oletha Rickert of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma was born to Roy Lee and Laverna Pierce Joyner on March 6, 1945 in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma and passed from this life on March 2, 2017 in Norman, Oklahoma at the age of 71 years.
Oletha grew up and attended school at Pauls Valley. She married Bill Rickert. She worked for SORC for over 25 years, later she worked for Pauls Valley General Hospital.
She enjoyed fishing, shopping, and dancing in the early years. Oletha always enjoyed laughing and was affectionately known as "Bubbles" and for having a good time. The highlights of her life was family and especially her grandchildren, and her dogs Tootsy and Mossy.
Mrs. Rickert is survived by one son, Wesley Carter and his wife Angie of Holdenville, Okla.; one stepson, Lil Bill Rickert Jr. of Midwest City, Okla.; one daughter, Amber Rickert of Elmore City, Okla.; one brother, Jerry Dale Pierce of Pauls Valley, Okla.; one sister, Kathy Sue Pierce of Pauls Valley, Okla.; nine grandchildren and three treat-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Rickert was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Rickert; her parents, Roy Lee and Laverna (Pierce) Joyner; one sister, Coqueta Pierce Lane of Pauls Valley, Okla.; and two infant sons.
Memorial services are scheduled for Saturday, March 11 at 2 p.m. at the Fair Oak Church. You may send a condolence to the family at www.woosterfuneralhomes.com.
Published on March 7, 2017