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GOE, Billie F. (Lawrence)

Thursday, January 11, 2007

BILLIE FAY LAWRENCE GOE The funeral for Billie Fay Lawrence Goe, 80, of Tonkawa, will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Tonkawa Bible Church. Weather permitting, burial will be 4 p.m. in Hayward Cemetery. Arrangements are by Anderson Funeral Home of Tonkawa. She was born Nov. 19, 1926, in Shawnee to Clara and Foy Lawrence and died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2007, in Ponca City Medical Center.

She graduated from Shawnee High School and attended Oklahoma College for Women in Chickasha. She graduated from El Reno Junior College. She worked for several years at Tinker Air Force Base and at Federal Aviation Administration in Oklahoma City. She married Duane W. Goe June 8, 1961. They lived in Yukon and rural Covington before moving to Tonkawa in 2002. She was grand organist for Oklahoma Eastern Star in 1978. She was a member of Tonkawa Garden Club and Tonkawa Bible Church.

Surviving are her husband Duane; one daughter, Candy Doss of Riverside, Calif.; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one daughter and one grandson. Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association.