Billie Ruth Bean, a resident of Henryetta, died March 9, 2019 in Henryetta at the age of 83. She was born Aug. 18, 1935 in Coalgate to Frank McKay and Florence (Singletary) McKay.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank McKay and Florence Singletary McKay and step-father, Robert L. Porter, the father of her children, Boyd Stidman, two sisters, Alma Jean Sherrill, and Nancy Jo Whitlock, brother, Frank McKay, grandson, Ledger Landon Stidman, and great grandson, Leo Jason Stidman.
Ruth is survived by her son, Randall Stidman and wife Anita of Eufaula; daughter, Ragina Hagee of Henryetta; grandchildren; Lacy Stidman of Eufaula and Lucas Stidman and wife Kristie of Hanna; great grandchildren; Lottie Johnson of Eufaula, Laynie Taylor of Eufaula, and Lola Stidman of Hanna; sister, Nona May Miller of Bartlesville, as well as a host of other relatives and friends.
A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Integrity Chapel with Rev. Ryal Wells, officiating. Services are under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service.