Pauline Counts, a resident of Henryetta, died Feb. 1, 2024 in Tulsa at the age of 64. She was born April 19, 1959, in Wewoka to Oscar and Nancy Long.
Pauline served as a nurse tech at the Henryetta Hospital. Her deep commitment extended to Hickory Ground #1 Indian Baptist Church, where she was training to be a women's leader,
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Doug Counts, son, Timmy Counts, sister, Tina Murray, brother, Michael Sawyer, brother, Steve Long, and her best friend, Ann Micco.
She is survived by her daughter, Nancy Wincle and husband Jeff of Henryetta; her son, Eric McNac and wife Jessica, also of Henryetta; son, Shawn Counts and wife Connie of Henryetta; her daughter, Paula Gray and husband, Bobbie of Tulsa; and daughter Marla McNac of Tulsa; grandchildren: Ethan Wincle and his wife Isabel, Hulleah Wincle, Weston Wincle, Issac McNac alongside Renee Gouge, Meeko-Fayv McNac, Jadin Smith, Jasmin Smith, Brianna Henry with her husband Caleb, and Megan Counts with Tyler Wells; great-granddaughter, Stella Henry, and the anticipated, cherished arrival of yet another great-grandchild; brothers, Roy Long of Bristow and Michael Murray with his wife Karen of Bartlesville; sisters, Lou Crofut of Okmulgee and Pauline Forest of Henryetta; cousin Diane Nero of Maud, and her special niece, Linda Lewis of Preston.
Viewing will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, 2024 at Integrity Funeral Service.
A Wake service is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 4, 2024, at 7 p.m. at Hickory Ground #1 Indian Baptist Church. (115098 South 3980 Road) in Henryetta.
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Monday, February 5, 2024 at Hickory Ground #1 Indian Baptist Church with Rev. Paul Fixico and Rev. Mitchell Taylor, officiating. Interment will follow at the New Sonora Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service in Henryetta.