Wilson Post Democrat Wilson, Carter Co., Oklahoma Thursday, May 26, 1938
Obituary Funeral at Reck, May 20, 1938 Mrs. LAURA MAY MEANS was born May 10, 1868 and died May 19, 1938, age 70 years 9 days. She died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. ERNEST PRUITT. She married J. N. MEANS in 1889, whopreceded her in death, January 1, 1938. To this union were born ten children, five having preceded her in death and five surviving. Surviving: Mrs. ERNEST PRUITT of Ringling; MARGARET MEANS of Garber, CRUCE MEANS of Orr, BAILEY MEANS of Healdton, and CHAMP MEANS of Orr. There were two children reared in their home, JACK and LOU MEANS. She is survived by nine grandchildren. Mrs. Means and Uncle Johnnie, as they were known, were old timers in this country, having settled here in the early days. She was a member of the Baptist Church at Center Point, south of Ringling.