From the Chickasha Daily Express, Chickasha, Oklahoma, Tuesday, June 7, 1949, page 2. "Woman's Rites Set Wednesday Mrs. Rheata May Werthen, 1115 North Ninth Street, died at 4 o'clock Monday afternoon.She had been in failing health for the past two years. Mrs. Werthen came to Chickasha in 1930 from Tishomingo. She is survived by her husband, J.T.;two daughters, Ruby Werthen and Rosie Lee Werthen;two sons, George Thomas Werthen and Paul Edward Werthen of the home address;her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J.S. Lyons of Chickasha;three sisters, Mrs. H.E. Walker of Cement, Mrs. J.B. Mendenhall and Mrs. M.R. Werthen of Chickasha; and three brothers, Marion Lyons of Oklahoma City, Johnnie Lyons and Richard Lyons of Chickasha. Services will be conducted at 2:30 pm Wednesday in the Chapel of the Chickasha Funeral Home.Interment will follow in the Rose Hill Cemetery, Chickasha."