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May 1, 2013

Alma Bea Haynes

1936 - 2013


— Services:  2:00 P.M. Friday, May 3, 2013 at the Downtown Bixby Church of Christ with interment following in the Haskell Cemetery officiated by Danny Sidders

Alma Bea Haynes was born on December 1, 1936 in Stone Bluff, Oklahoma to Homer Robbins and Oma Lee (Foutch) Robbins.  She passed from this life on April 29, 2013 in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of 76 years, 4 months & 28 days.  Alma had lived in this area virtually all of her life.  She grew up on a farm and attended school in Stone Bluff before living in Haskell for almost 20 years and then moved to Bixby where she spent the rest of her years.  She is warmly remembered by her family as a very devoted homemaker that loved spending time with her family and especially, her grandchildren.  She was always very energetic and determined, loved “being on the go” and drinking coffee, enjoyed fishing, sewing and coloring her hair and could always be counted on to help others in need.  She will be dearly missed by many.  She was preceded in death by her parents, 1 son; Jeff Redding, 1 brother; Darrell Robbins, 3 sisters; Rawline Campbell, Marie Hall & Shirley Stack and her second husband; Lloyd Haynes.  She is survived by 1 son; Ron Redding and wife Barbara, of Bixby, 3 daughters; Belinda Johnson and husband Mike, of Noble, OK, Cindy Woolslayer of Broken Arrow & Laura Sparks and husband Derek, of Seattle, WA, 1 sister; Loretta Kinsey of Glenpool, 1 daughter-in-law; Brenda Redding of Bixby, 12 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, her first husband; Richard Redding and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.  Online tributes and condolences may be left for the family at www.leonardmarkerfunerals.com.  Services by Leonard & Marker Funeral Home of Bixby.