Cover photo for Mavis Ladine (Fortney) Redeagle's Obituary
Mavis Ladine (Fortney) Redeagle Profile Photo

Mavis Ladine (Fortney) Redeagle

March 15, 1943 — April 8, 2024

Pawhuska, OK

Mavis Ladine (Fortney) Redeagle

Funeral services for Mavis Ladine (Fortney) Redeagle, 81, of Pawhuska, OK, were held Saturday, April 20, 2024, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Pawhuska, OK. Reverend Emmanuel Nduka officiated, and burial was in Nelagoney Cemetery in Nelagoney, OK. Casket bearers were Christopher McClary, Braxton Redeagle, Cody McClary, Chandler Glendenning, Chris Redeagle II, Cade Rector-Redeagle, Treyton Rector Redeagle, and Zachary Redeagle. Honorary Casket bearers were Britton Redeagle, Paul Pappas, David McClary, and David Huddleston.

Mavis was born March 15, 1943, in Pawhuska, OK, to James Otis Fortney and Irene Jeannette (Smith) Fortney. She passed away April 8, 2024, in Muskogee, OK.

Mavis was a housewife, staying home with her children and grandchildren and taking care of her home. She enjoyed reading, scrolling through Facebook, and playing Bubble Witch Saga 2 in which she was over level 1000. Mavis was fond of Johnny Cash, and Conway Twitty, but she loved Loretta Lynn and was known to sing her songs. She also loved listening to Go Rest High On That Mountain by Vince Gill and Patty Loveless, as well as Seven Spanish Angels. When the kids were babies, well all babies really, got to hear her sing a song she made up called, I Got A Baby. She really liked to sing and likened herself to Loretta Lynn and had a whole lot of her music and had been to a concert or two of Loretta’s. 

She is survived by her husband, Charles Redeagle; daughter, Cindy McClary and husband, David; sons, Chris Redeagle, Creighton Redeagle and wife, Karen, and Courtney Redeagle; grandchildren Ashley Williams, Christopher McClary, Cody McClary and wife, Ali, Britton Redeagle, Braxton Redeagle and wife, Lauren, Tiffanie Brown, Chris Redeagle II and wife, Fallon, Breanna Beshear and husband, Matt, Cade Rector Redeagle, Treyton Rector Redeagle and Zachary Redeagle; great-grandchildren, Chandler Glendenning, Haileigh McClary, Cambrie McClary, Chloe McClary, Landon McClary, Ruth Redeagle, Jake Beshear, Marley Beshear, Allison Brown, Hayden Brown, Carly Redeagle, Jenny Lynn, Titus Redeagle, Bronson Redeagle, Lennox Redeagle, Lorelai Redeagle, Sawyer Redeagle, and baby boy Redeagle; great-great-grandchildren, Sahmir McClary, baby McClary Williams (due in August); brothers, Lonnie Fortney and wife, Flo, David Fortney and wife, Charlotte, Darwin Fortney, and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Irene Fortney; great-grandchild, Rhonda Beshear; brothers, Leo Merchant, Harry Merchant, James Fortney, Jr., and Lincoln Fortney; sisters, Lillie Fortney, LouAnn Washington, Dorthy Hope, Mary Jones, Billie Redeagle, Jean Meek, Nancy Pendland, Edith Miller, Madelyn Niblack and Edna Biggs.

Arrangements and services were entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.

Online condolences to the family can be made at johnsonsperry.com.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Mavis Ladine (Fortney) Redeagle, please visit our flower store.
Memorial Handouts.pdf
Open

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, April 19, 2024

12:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Kendrick McCartney Johnson Funeral Home

223 E 6th St, Pawhuska, OK 74056

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Rosary

Friday, April 19, 2024

Starts at 7:00 pm (Central time)

Kendrick McCartney Johnson Funeral Home

223 E 6th St, Pawhuska, OK 74056

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Mass

Saturday, April 20, 2024

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church

1314 Lynn Ave, Pawhuska, OK 74056

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 295

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree