The Healdton Herald Healdton, Carter County, Oklahoma
November 9, 2000
GLADYS L. PYLANT Ardmore: Funeral services for GLADYS L. PYLANT were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, November 8, at the Emmanuel Baptist Church with Rev. DONNY CUSTAR officiating. Burial was at Rose Hill under the direction of Griffin-Kennedy-Watts Funeral Home. Mrs. Pylant was born March 22, 1914 at Lone Grove and died November 6, 2000 in a local health care facility. She married ROY PYLANT in Ardmore in 1972. He preceded her in death.
Mrs. Pylant was a former fabric store manager and a former employee of Reavis Drug. She was first a member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church then became a member of the Northwest Baptist Church. She was also a member of the Mattie Bruce Chapter of Easter Star and the Ardmore Village Association.
She was preceded in death by her parents, J. B. and IDA PRICE; a grandson DAVID WRIGHT and sisters OLLIE WALLACE and LOIS KELTY.
Survivors include a son MONTE WRIGHT and his wife EDITH at Lone Grove; a daughter LINDA and her son JIM CHAFFIN at Ardmore; two sisters, THELMA HAMM of Vernon, Texas and PAULINE PRICE of Wilson; grandchildren, KATHY and LARRY TWYFORD of Lone Grove, TIM and ANGIE CHAFFIN of Greenbrier, Arkansas; ROBIN and TIM BEARD of Marlow; great-grandchildren, BRANDON and DEREK CHAFFIN, COLTEN and BAILEY ANN BEARD; and stepdaughters CINDY PYLANT of Broken Arrow and LOU ANN DAMRON of Ardmore.
Bearers were JIM CHAFFIN, LARRY TWYFORD, TIM CHAFFIN, TIM BEARD, BRANDON TWYFORD, and JAMES TWYFORD. Honorary bearers were CHARLES RUTLEDGE, LOYD BOWERS, and KENNETH FRENCH.