Mrs. Beth (Cross) Weaver Rodgers, age 64, was reunited with her beloved pet Holly and her parents in Heaven on September 9, 2012 at her residence in Round Rock, Texas. Beth, formerly of Bokchito, Oklahoma, was born on December 27, 1947 in Durant, Oklahoma, to Luther Cross and Essie Perkins.
She was self employed and held a Bachelor’s Degree in Science from SOSU, Durant. Beth was a founding member of the Bokchito EMS.
She was of the Methodist faith and was a member of St. Philips United Methodist Church in Round Rock, Texas. She spent most of her life in Bryan County, loving life and the people around her. Beth was a beautician, cake decorator, mayor, business owner, and a woman of many talents. She loved gardening, painting and sharing her artistic talents with her grandchildren.
Beth is survived by one daughter, Ellissa Slape and husband Doug of Austin, Texas.
Her siblings are Jasper Cross & spouse Freda, Blue, OK, James Cross & spouse Jane, Goodrich, TX, Rocky Cross and spouse Glenda, Mead, OK, Pearline Reynolds, Greenville, TX, Vonna Russell, Muskogee, OK, Betty Hollingshead, Claremore, OK.
She is survived by two wonderful grandchildren, Joshua Slape and Christy Slape.
She was preceded in death by her parents and twin brothers.
Services will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at the American Funeral Service Chapel, 107 N. Burney St. Colbert, Oklahoma, with pastor Bob Stevens officiating. A visitation hour is set for Friday, September 14th, 2012 from 6 – 7 p.m. at the Colbert Chapel. Interment will follow the funeral service on September 15th, 2012 at the Highland Cemetery in Durant, Oklahoma.
American Funeral Service has charge of all arrangements. The online register may be signed at www.americanfuneralservice-fh.com.