Phyllis Berniece Wasson, a resident of Weleetka, died Nov. 21, 2023 in Weleetka at the age of 90. She was born Oct. 24, 1933, in Lincoln, Nebraska to Melvin and Berniece (Patton) Roberts.
She met Dwight "Junior" Wasson in Lincoln while Dwight was stationed there with the Air Force. They married in York, Nebraska. In January of 1958, they moved, with their three oldest children, to the Wasson Family Farm South of Henryetta. Phyllis worked as a business office manager in the medical field.
She is preceeded in death by her husband Dwight in 1992, her parents and an infant sister.
She is survived by her daughters; Deborah Childers, Oklahoma City, Cheryl and Bob Sisson, Oktaha, Mary and Mike French, Mustang, Laura and Greg Upshaw, Dewar; grandsons: Jeremy French, Mustang, David and Paula Childers, Oklahoma City, Brian and Nicole Ballow, Littleton, Colo., Dylan Upshaw, Dewar, Chance and Ashton Upshaw, Bella Vista, Ark.; great granddaughters: Avery Ballow, Bloomfield, Colo., Layne Ballow, Littleton, Colo., Paizlee Upshaw, Dewar, Eleanor Upshaw, Bella Vista; great grandsons: Vonn Childers, Oklahoma City, Eann Childers, Oklahoma City; sister; Virginia Johnson, McCook, Neb.; Sister-in-Law, Patricia Hodge, Henryetta; also, numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.
Viewing will be Sunday, Nov. 26, 2023 from 2 till 8p.m. with family present to receive friends from 2 till 4 p.m.
Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 27, 2023 at Westlawn Cemetery with Reverend Victoria Bonet officiating.
Serving as pallbearers will be Jeremy French, David Childers, Brian Ballow, Dylan Upshaw, Chance Upshaw and Quinton Story.
Arrangements and services are under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service.