Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Janie Webster

Born: 1928

Died: 1/9/2013

Maiden Name: Webster

Honorific: n/a

Janie M. Webster, 85, passed away on Jan. 9, 2013, in Snow. She was born to Summie and Agnes (Morris) Webster in Snow. Janie had been a lifetime resident of the Snow area. In her younger years, she had worked in Haskell, Kan., for a time, making bombs during World War II. Janie had an associate’s degree in science that she had earned from Eastern Oklahoma State College in Wilburton. She worked as a dietician at the Talihina Indian Hospital until her retirement. Janie was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Tuskahoma. She enjoyed reading her Bible, Ellen White books and her “Steps To Life” quarterly by John Grosball. She also liked listening to his, and several other minister’s, CD’s, such as Hal Myers and Joe Crews. Janie was fluent in the Choctaw language and she enjoyed her cat, Tom, as well as her dogs. She loved music, singing and spending time with her family and dear friends.

Janie was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Simon Watson and Mitchell Williamson; and sisters, Frances Webster and Margaret Watson. She is survived by her son, Lee R. Webster with friend Barbara of Snow; grandchildren, Hashtula Webster and Priscilla Webster; brother Jonas Watson with wife Julie of Oklahoma City; numerous nieces and nephews; and many dear friends.