Majorie Ruth Mathes
Marjorie Ruth Mathes, age 85, died Monday, Dec. 2 after a short period of declining health.
Mrs. Mathes was born Feb. 8, 1928, in Konawa, Okla., to Hiram F. and Nancy E. (Skelton) Scroggins. She grew up in Konawa and was a graduate of Konawa High School. Marjorie came to Oklahoma City in the late 1940s. She had a 40-plus-year career in banking, retiring in 1991 from Bank of Oklahoma (and its many predecessors) as a vice president and trust officer. She loved to travel, especially to Las Vegas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bernie; two brothers, Wes and Newt; and four sisters, Opal, Thelma, Stella and Florence.
Survivors include one son, Harold Mathes and wife, Sharon of Mustang; one daughter, Carolyn S. Dail and companion, George of Choctaw; 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Services were held on Wednesday, Dec. 4 in the Chapel of The Good Shepherd at McNeil’s Mustang Funeral Service, with interment following in Mustang Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcneilsmustangfs.com.