theadanews.com - Ada, Oklahoma

Obituaries

June 12, 2013

Sharon Ann Curtis Dilling

CHARLESTON, W. Va. — —

Services for Sharon Ann Curtis Dilling, 67, Charleston, W. Va., formerly of Ada, Okla., are 11 a.m. Friday at Ada Church of the Nazarene, the Rev. Lyle Curtis officiating. Burial follows at Rosedale Cemetery. The family is receiving friends from 5-6 p.m. Thursday at Criswell Funeral Home.

Ms. Dilling died Saturday, June 8, 2013, in Charleston, W.Va. She was born Sept. 23, 1945, in Drumright, Okla., to Henry Monroe and Lorene Hamilton Curtis.

She graduated from Poteau High School and received a bachelor’s degree from Bethany Nazarene College, which is now Southern Nazarene University in Bethany, Okla.

Ms. Dilling was an elementary school teacher in numerous communities across Oklahoma until she retired in 2006 from Healdton Public School System. She moved to Charleston, W.Va., with her family in February 2013. She was a member of the Ada Church of the Nazarene.

Survivors include a son, Clint Dilling of Charleston, W.Va.; a daughter and son-in-law, Elizabeth and Scott Courter, Charleston, W.Va.; three brothers, Lyle Curtis, Overland Park, Kan., Kenneth Curtis, San Diego, Calif., and Charles Curtis, South Padre Island, Texas; and a granddaughter, Ella Courter.

The family says those who wish may make memorials to a scholarship in memory of Ms. Dilling’s father, H.M. Curtis “Preacher Boy,” at Southern Nazarene University. Donations should be made payable to Southern Nazarene University and MUST include “H.M. Curtis “Preacher Boy” Memorial Scholarship Endowment” written in the memo line. Donations can be mailed to: SNU Office of University Advancement, 6729 NW 39th Expressway, Bethany, OK 73008.  

Obituaries may be viewed and online condolences sent to criswellfh.com.

 

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
AP Video
Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow
Stocks
Poll

Are you pleased that Oklahoma has repealed Common Core standards for public school students?

Yes
No
     View Results