Virginia Nowlin



Virginia Nowlin of Commerce died Saturday, July 4, 2009, at Eastwood Manor Nursing Home in Commerce. She was 87.

Mrs. Nowlin was born Sept. 29, 1921, in Miami to Isaac and Bertha Smith. She lived in the Picher and Commerce area all her life.

She worked at Delmar Laundry and Dry Cleaners as a bookkeeper for 26 years. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Commerce. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Nowlin, in 1984

She was also preceded in death by one son, Jimmy Nowlin in 2000, and her parents.

Survivors include one son and his wife, Jerry and Brenda Nowlin of Tulsa; one daughter, Judy Pace of Carthage, Okla.; one grandson and his wife, Michael and Jennifer Pace, and two great-grandchildren.

Services were July 9, at Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Miami. Pastor Gene Hutchcraft officiated. Burial was in G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami.

Family and friends served as pallbearers.