In Memory Of Beulah Mae Muse Kitchens
Beulah Mae Muse Kitchens, age 88, born April 19, 1931 in McCurtain, Oklahoma, passed away June 19, 2019 in Antlers, Oklahoma.
Beulah was a longtime resident of Latimer County and Red Oak, Oklahoma. She grew up in Pumpkin Center, and Bull Hill before moving to Red Oak. She graduated from Red Oak High School in 1950. She married Clyde Kitchens May 23, 1951 and had five children. She raised her family in Red Oak, Panola, and Crowder, Oklahoma before returning with her husband to retire in Red Oak.
She was a Cub Scout Den Mother, Vacation Bible School worker, School employee and a longtime County Election Board volunteer. She worked to support her community in any way she could.
She was an avid reader and instilled a love of books in her children. She was a quilter and seamstress and delighted in recreating clothing from scratch. She enjoyed watching her grandchildren in a variety of activities and dearly loved holding her great grandbabies.
Beulah was an unselfish friend, a caregiver, a faithful daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, and aunt. She was a child of God, always faithful. Beulah was a member of First Baptist Church in Red Oak.
Beulah is survived by her children:
Daughters: Juanita Kitchens Tucker and husband Robert, of Antlers, Oklahoma; Joquita Kitchens Klink and husband Ed, of Krebs, Oklahoma.
Sons: Curtis Kitchens and wife Renee, of Durant, Oklahoma; Edward Kitchens and wife Destini, of Red Oak, Oklahoma.
Grandchildren: Misty Tucker Parrington, Jennifer Tucker Brame, Jason Klink, Ashley Klink Eckert, Ty C. Kitchens, Kyle C. Kitchens, Kaci Kitchens Coffey, Kourtney Kitchens Montgomery, Colton Potter, Brandon Potter, Bryar Potter and numerous great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other family.
Beulah is also survived by her brother Windal Muse, of McAlester, Oklahoma and sister Olean Evans, of Red Oak, Oklahoma.
Beulah was preceded in death by her parents James Albert Muse and Ella Gray Muse; husband Clyde C. Kitchens; brothers, Jack Hardy, Theodore Muse, James Muse; and sisters Oletha Knight, Oleta Hiatt, and Emma Faulk; daughter Jacqueline Kitchens Rainwater; and grandson, Garrett Pahlon.
Service at First Baptist Church, Red Oak, Oklahoma, at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 22, 2019 with Rev. Johnny Montgomery officiating. Interment to follow at Red Oak Cemetery, Red Oak, Oklahoma.
Pallbearers: Kyle Kitchens, Ty Kitchens, Jason Klink, Robert Tucker, Ed Klink, Calvin Rainwater.
Honorary Pallbearers: Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.
SERVICES UNDER THE DIRECTION OF WALDROP FUNERAL HOME, WILBURTON, OKLAHOMA.