MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

Obituaries

July 16, 2014

Belinda “Katy” Boston

1958-2014

Belinda “Katy” Boston was born February 9, 1958 in Fort Worth, Texas to Richard and Wanda Burton. She passed away Sunday, July 6, 2014 at her home in Oktaha, Oklahoma at the age of 56.

Belinda grew up in Brazoria County, Texas, where she resided most of her life. After graduating from Brazoswood High School, she helped run the family club businesses, Tips and Pat’s Place. She thrived in the atmosphere of the club’s, where she developed her sharp business sense. In 1984, Belinda married Robert Boston, and later moved to Oklahoma to be closer to family. Belinda had one son, Jarrett Boston whom she loved dearly. She later became a Wal-Mart associate where she worked until her death. Her hobbies included, reading, listening to all types of music, dancing, watching old classic movies, gardening, but most importantly, spending time with her family. “Katy” or “Katy Bug” as she was lovingly called, will always be remembered as a loving daughter, mother, sister, and friend who will be greatly missed.

Belinda was preceded in death by her father Richard Burton.

She is survived by her son, Jarrett Boston of Clute, TX; mother, Wanda Burton of Oktaha; sisters Beverly Alexander and husband, Robert of Sweeny, TX, Sandra Jones and husband, Darrell of Lufkin, TX; brothers, Gordon Burton and Justin Burton of Oktaha; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and other relatives along with many friends.

 A memorial service celebrating Belinda’s life will be at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the First Freewill Baptist Church in Checotah, OK with Pastor Larry Montgomery officiating.

Funeral services are under the direction of Cornerstone Funeral Home, 1830 North York Street, Muskogee, Oklahoma. Condolences may be made to the family online @www.cornerstoneofmuskogee.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
AP Video
Arizona Prison Chief: Execution Wasn't Botched Calif. Police Investigate Peacock Shooting Death Raw: Protesters, Soldiers Clash in West Bank Police: Doctor Who Shot Gunman 'Saved Lives' 'Modern Family' Star on Gay Athletes Coming Out MN Twins Debut Beer Vending Machine DA: Pa. Doctor Fired Back at Hospital Gunman Raw: Iowa Police Dash Cam Shows Wild Chase Obama Seeks Limits on US Company Mergers Abroad Large Family to Share NJ Lottery Winnings U.S. Flights to Israel Resume After Ban Lifted Official: Air Algerie Flight 'probably Crashed' TSA Administrator on Politics and Flight Bans Raw: National Guard Helps Battle WA Wildfires Raw: Ukraine's Donetsk Residents Flee Senators Push to End Hamas Threat in Cease-Fire A Young Victim's Premonition, Hug Before MH17 Raw: Deadly Storm Hits Virginia Campground Death Penalty Expert: 'This is a Turning Point' Raw: MH17 Victim's Bodies Arrive in Netherlands
Poll

Should a federal judge have the power to strike down Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage?

Yes
No
     View Results
Featured Ads
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Stocks