Funeral services for Willie Jane (Wehunt) Wadsworth, 98, of Broken Arrow, OK, were held Saturday, April 23, 2022, at Sequoyah Creek Church in Broken Arrow, OK. Pastor Stephen Shaw officiated, and burial was in Rest Haven Cemetery in Sperry, OK. Casket bearers were Michael Hann, Michael Paul Hann, Jake Tudor, Dalton Hansen, Joseph Smith, and Garrett Murrell. Honorary Casket bearers were Kyle Flores, and Joe Smith.
Jane was born September 21, 1923, in Rover, AR, to Omer Newton and Joseph Beulah (Pugh) Wehunt. She passed away April 19, 2022, in Tulsa, OK.
Jane worked for Spartan Aircraft as a “Rosie the Riveter” during the war. She was the owner of the Sperry Café for many years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Sperry for over 50 years. 18 years ago, she moved to Broken Arrow and became a member of the Sequoyah Creek Church. Jane was a member of the Mahalia Club and the Good Samaritan’s Club of Sperry, in addition to the Sperry Senior Citizens. She enjoyed quilting, fishing, painting, crocheting, and gardening.
She is survived by her daughters, Loretta Flores of Broken Arrow and Jo Ellen Hann and husband, Michael, of Broken Arrow; granddaughters, Andrea Smith and husband, Joe, of Sperry, Kristina Tudor and husband, Jake, of Broken Arrow, Regan Barrett and husband, Evan, of Carbondale, CO, and Grace Hann of Lakewood, CO; grandsons, Kyle Flores and wife, Ashley, of Broken Arrow, and Michael Hann and wife, Kimberly, of The Colony, TX; great-grandchildren, Joseph, Jennifer, Dalton, Shelby, Alicia, Reese, Quinn, Lyla, Everly, and Bohdi; great-great-grandchildren, Kyia, Renlee, Kamri, and Colton; and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Wadsworth, Sr.; son, Paul Wadsworth, Jr.; great-grandson, Garrett Flores; parents, Omer and Beulah Wehunt; and son-in-law, Andrew L. “Larry” Flores.
Arrangements and services were entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.
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