Mildred Lorene Barker Tomlinson, 91, died July 4, 2011 in Dewey, OK.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 7 at Stumpff Funeral Home in Bartlesville, OK, with Reverend Craig Stinson officiating. Interment will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery.
Mildred was a beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. She was one of eight children born to Nova Ann (Hinkle) and Carl Cleason Barker. She was born in 1920 in Ashtola, TX. In 1940, she and DW “Dub” Tomlinson were married in Clarendon, Texas. They later moved to Phillips, TX, and on to Bartlesville, OK in 1968. She has been a faithful member of Highland Park Baptist Church since that time.
Mildred was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband DW Tomlinson. Survivors include her two sons Doug and wife Barbara of Bartlesville, and Phil and wife Pam of Mesa, AZ; five grandchildren Jason Tomlinson and wife Ryan of Bartlesville, Niki Tomlinson of Bartlesville, Laura Tomlinson and Greg Tomlinson of AZ, and Sean Harris of MI.; four great grandchildren; two sisters, Mary Murff of Synder, Tx and Nova Mooring of Clarendon, Tx; and one brother, Don Barker of Amarillo, TX.
The family suggests that memorial donations be sent to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312, or one’s favorite charity in Mildred’s honor.