Oklahoma City — Services for Carolyn Ruth Mendoza, 61, of Oklahoma City, will be 10 a.m. Friday at Downtown Baptist Church in Oklahoma City. Burial will be at 2 p.m. at Greenwood Family Cemetery near Fillmore. Mrs. Mendoza died Monday, April 14, 2014, at Oklahoma City.
She was born Oct. 1, 1952, at Talihina to Virgil Jackson Greenwood and Geraldine (Factor) Greenwood. She married Jesus “Jesse” Mendoza June 3, 1983, in Oklahoma City. Mrs. Mendoza worked for many years as an executive secretary and sold Mary Kay cosmetics.
Survivors include her husband, Jesus “Jesse” Mendoza of Oklahoma City; one daughter, Cynthia Perkins of Galey; one son, Jonathan Mendoza of Oklahoma City; her six grandchildren, Gabriela, Courtney, Renee, Taylor, Amelia and Lynce; her four sisters, Patricia Ann Cox and her husband, Jimmy Dale, of Ada, Evelyn Wood of Stonewall, Linda Greenwood of Purcell and Dianne Catron and her husband, Dale, of Tishomingo; her two brothers, Dewayne Greenwood and his wife, Danielle, of Blanchard and Leon Greenwood of Ada; numerous nieces and nephews; and many other loved ones and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her two sisters, Georgie Mae Frazier and Virgina Lou Boston.