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Melba Jean Furnace

May 10, 1937 June 19, 2019
Melba Jean Furnace
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Melba Jean Furnace, 82, of Elk City, Oklahoma was born on May 10, 1937 in Cordell, Oklahoma to Albert and Molly (Pruitt) Roden. She went to walk with her heavenly Father on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Bell Avenue Nursing Center in Elk City, Oklahoma surrounded by her loving family.
She married Jack Furnace on September 15, 1955 in Elk City, Oklahoma.
Melba enjoyed fishing and riding motorcycles. She also loved flowers and was a wonderful cook.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, June 21, 2019 at Fairlawn Cemetery in Elk City, Oklahoma. Services have been entrusted to the care of Martin-Dugger Funeral Home in Elk City, Oklahoma.
Cherishing her memory is her husband, Jack; two sons, William Furnace of Elk City, Oklahoma, Jackie Glen Furnace of Grand Junction, Colorado, one daughter; Debra Dowing of Elk City, Oklahoma.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Molly (Pruitt) Roden; three brothers and two sisters.
Memorials can be made to the charity of choice in care of Martin-Dugger Funeral Home, P.O. Box 707, Elk City, Oklahoma 73648.
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2:00 PM 6/21/2019 2:00:00 PM
Fairlawn Cemetery

1607 North Washington
Elk City, OK 73644

Fairlawn Cemetery
1607 North Washington Elk City 73644 OK
United States

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1607 North Washington
Elk City, OK 73644

1607 North Washington Elk City 73644 OK
United States

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