Funeral services for Connie Lou (Coon) Beaston, 84, of Skiatook, were held Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Johnson Funeral Chapel in Sperry, OK. Reverend Bill Taylor officiated and burial was in Rest Haven Cemetery in Sperry, OK. Casket bearers were Bill Park, Dave King, Bob Bowman, Dave Stubbings, Terry Harper, Ray Henderson and Ron Cohea. Honorary casket bearers were Al King, Gary Coon and Jim Mizell.
Connie was born September 24, 1933 in Howard, KS to Sands Archibald and Alpha Omega (Ledbetter) Coon. She passed away February 25, 2018 in Skiatook, OK.
Connie was employed in various industries. She owned B Bar C Western Store, was a data processor for Con-Agra, an office manager for the OK Farriers College, a distributor for Tri Chem Paint and a Mary Kay Cosmetics consultant. Connie was also a barrel racer, homeroom mother, Brownie and Girl Scout leader, as well as a neighborhood chauffer and fun mom.
She is survived by her daughter, Debbie Beaston and Mary Avila; son, Bud Beaston, II and wife Vivian; granddaughter, Gabby Dawn Lassiter; God-daughters, Karon and Sharon King; brother, Gary Coon and wife Arlene; numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Sands and Alpha Coon and June Coon.