Marquerita L. Ousnamer

img218 (444x640)Marquerita L. Ousnamer, 93, was born in Ft. Cobb, Oklahoma, on November 10, 1919, the daughter of Finley Marquis and Jessie Bristow Marquis. She died Sunday, July 7, 2013 in Chickasha, Oklahoma.

Marquerita was born and grew up in the Ft. Cobb area graduating from Anadarko High School. She enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles, and loved animals.

Marquerita married Howard Ousnamer on January 30, 1941 in Wichita Falls, Texas. She worked at the Anadarko Hospital for over twenty years as a cook.

She was preceded in death by: both parents, husband; Howard Ousnamer, two sisters; Cleo Newton and Elmaud Trull, three brothers; Hugh, Richard, and Elmer Marquis.

Survivors include: daughter; Marla Davis and husband Mark of Garland, Texas, daughter; Janice Sherman of Lawton, Oklahoma, five grandchildren; Billy and Terri Brown of Chickasha, Oklahoma, Michael and Tracey Sherman of Ohio, Dana and David Lowe of Lawton, Oklahoma, Ricky Burton of Texas and Harley Willingham of Lawton, Oklahoma, nine great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

A viewing for the family and friends will be held Monday, July 15, 2013, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with cremation to follow.

Services and cremation arrangements are under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home.