Winey Beaver, a resident of Morris, died July 13, 2023 in Morris at the age of 74. She was born Sept. 7, 1948, in Weleetka.
She had a career as a Claims Examiner with the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Insurance Company. Winey also taught a cooking class at the College of the Muscogee Nation.
Winey is survived by her children:, Sebrina Lee of Morris, Sharla Harjo of Henryetta, Selestene Lee and husband Jeramie Lewis of Okmulgee, Lillian Beaver of the home, Sam Beaver III of the home, Cody Beaver of Okemah, and Sam Beaver Jr. of Okemah; brother Charlie Hicks of Wagoner; sister, Beatrice Skates and husband Tracy of Chouteau; grandchildren: Sandra Owens, Michael Smith, Trenton Tarpalechee, Brian, Tarpaleche, Melanie Wisdom, Miranda Harjo, J.W. Harjo, Mason Harjo, Amanda Ramirez, Lauren Lee, Liza Lewis, Amaya Mendez, Mekko Mendez, Khalil Beaver, Jaylen BeaverCiyah Beaver, George Beaver, Sam Beaver IV, Audrianna Beaver, Lyle Deere, Neveah Monahwee, Brailee Beaver and Brylyn Beaver.
Visitation is scheduled for 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, July 16, 2023 at Integrity Funeral Service.
Wake Service is scheduled for 7 p.m. Sunday, July 16, 2023 at Hickory Ground #2.
Funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m., Monday, July 17, 2023 at Hickory Ground #2 with Rev. Mitchell Taylor and Rev. Eugene Whitlow officiating.
Pallbearers: Chad Deere, Bryant Beaver, Taylor Owens, Jeramie Lewis, Dale Ramirez and Joshua Hicks.
Honorary Pallbearers: Michael Smith, Trenton Tarpalechee, Brian Tarpalechee, Jr., Mekko Mendez, Mason Harjo, J.W. Harjo, Sam Beaver IV, George Beaver, Trendon Mack.
Arrangements under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service.