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Patsy Oneece Vaught Flowers of Derby, Kansas, formerly of Pauls Valley, passed away March 6, 2017 in Derby, Kansas at the age of 89 years.
Patsy was born August 19, 1927 in Marlow, Oklahoma to Oly Hogan Vaught Sr. and Mary Lou (Meredith) Vaught.
She was raised in Pauls Valley and is a graduate of the Pauls Valley High School. While in Pauls Valley, she attended the Pauls Valley Presbyterian Church.
On March 27, 1946, she and Hershel Randel Flowers were married in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma. They later moved to several places in Texas including the areas around Dallas and San Antonio, where she worked many years as a secretary in the legal and educational fields. While there she attended the Presbyterian Church.
Following her retirement and her husband's retirement, they moved to Wynnewood, Oklahoma and finally to the Kingston, Oklahoma area until his passing in 1999. She last moved to Derby, Kansas to be closer to her family. There she attended the Pleasantview Southern Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Oly Hogan Vaught Sr. and Mary Lou Vaught; sisters, Eloise Norwood and Juanita Willingham; brother, Oly H. Vaught Jr; and husband, Hershel R. Flowers.
Surviving family include her daughter and son-in-law, Kaye Flowers Obermeyer and Bruce Obermeyer of Derby, Kansas; granddaughter, Heidi Dupuis and husband James of Andover, Kansas; grandson, Kevin Obermeyer and wife Angelica of Derby, Kansas; great-grandson, Josh Obermeyer of Wichita, Kansas; great-granddaughter, Lauren Obermeyer of Manhattan, Kansas; great-granddaughter, Ashley Habash; great-grandson, Jordan Habash; great-granddaughter, Olivia Habash; great-granddaughter, Tristan Habash, all of Andover, Kansas; and nieces: Ramona Arnold and husband Phillip of Lawrence, Kansas, and Laura Vaught of Chicago, Illinois.
Graveside funeral services will be held Friday, March 10, 2017 at 2 p.m. at the Mt. Olivet Cemetery Pavilion, officiated by Rev. Kevin Obermeyer.
Interment will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery under the direction of Stufflebean-Coffey Funeral Home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the family's guestbook at www.stufflebeanfuneralhome.com.
Published on March 7, 2017
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