Memorial services for Rebecca Lou “Becky” (Henshall) Spears-Beavers-Greenwood, 67, of Chelsea, were held Thursday, July 13, 2017 at Johnson Funeral Chapel in Sperry, OK. Reverend Kenneth Stacy and Becky’s nephew, Steve Beavers officiated. Honorary casket bearers were Jimmy Stacy, Tim Calvert, Jerry Ice, Jr., Jerry Spears, Paul Spears, Michael Beavers, and Jim Lawerence, as well as the entire Hillcrest Medical Center surgical staff.
Becky was born January 28, 1950 in Tulsa, OK to John William Henshall and Esther Alice (Marler) Yearout. She passed away July 8, 2017 in Tulsa, OK.
Becky was raised by her mother and her step-father. She grew up in the Bartlesville/Ochelata area where she made numerous friends and acquaintances. Becky loved people and people loved her. There were times, early on, when she enjoyed camping and fishing. However, later in her life, her most enjoyable times were the times when she went to play bingo or go to the casino. Becky worked in the medical field and was employed by Jane Phillips Memorial Hospital in Bartlesville, OK for 13 years. More recently she was employed by Hillcrest Hospital for the past 17 years in the surgical department. Becky was still employed there upon her death after sudden complications from a chronic illness. Becky was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by her husband of 13 years, Charles Greenwood; children, Jerry Spears and wife Julie, Billy Spears and wife Toni, Jim Lawrence and wife Lisa, Michael Beavers and wife Laurie, and Karen Beavers; 14 grandchildren, Paul Spears, Kimberly Spears, Kasey Spears, Richard Averill III, Corey Cunningham, Justus Spears, Zane Spears, Trina Brooks, Ritchie Brooks, Todd Beavers, Mandy Lucus, Nathan Beavers, Aaron Beavers and Amber Averill; 15 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; father, Bill Yearout; and a host of other family, friends and acquaintances who will mourn her passing.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John Henshall and Esther Yearout; and son, Rodney Lawrence.