Barbara Ann Ridenour, 76, of Broken Bow, received her crown of jewels on October 4, 2020.
The daughter of Willie and Emma (Maness) Sampson, Barbara was born December 23, 1943 in Broken Bow, Oklahoma.
On January 21, 1963, Barbara Sampson and Rex Ridenour were united in holy matrimony.
She was a very devoted wife, mother and grandmother. The family very much enjoyed when she made her Chicken and Dumplings. When not caring for her family, Barbara enjoyed working in her flower garden, painting and sewing. She was a member of the Oak Hill Independent Assembly of God.
She was preceded in death by her parents; four grandchildren, Jamie Wright, Michael Wright, Rhett Wright and Montana Wright.
Barbara leaves to cherish her memory, her husband, Rex Ridenour of the home; two children, Dana Breece and her husband, Chris, of Broken Bow, Danny Ridenour and his wife, Linda, of Broken Bow; one brother, Donald Murphy and his wife, Diane, of Pocola, OK; two sisters, Doris Liter of McAlester, OK, Bernie Davis and her husband, Mike, of Durant, OK; grandchildren, Joshua Ridenour, Jacob Wright and Catey, Bethany Sheeley and Nate, Jackie Wright and Loretta, Patrick Wright and Heidi; great-grandchildren, Micah Ridenour, Kaleb Reidenour, Rachel Ridenour, Carver Donley, Parker Sheeley, Lexton Andy Wright; special cousin, Geraldine Rowell; “Nanny” to a special little girl, Olivia; special adopted family, The Jon Hollinghead Family; and many other family and friends.
Visitation for family and friends will be held on Wednesday, October 7, 2020, from 6:00 - 8:00 PM, at the Oak Hill Assembly of God Church.
Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be, 2:00 PM, Thursday, October 8, 2020, at the Oak Hill Assembly of God Church, with Bro. Jon Hollinghead officiating, burial will follow at the Watson Memorial Cemetery.
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