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Vernace Ruth Bartlett
September 7, 1936 ~ June 25, 2018 (age 81)
Vernace Ruth Bartlett, 81, of Duncan, Oklahoma passed away Monday June 25, 2018. Funeral services will be 1:30pm Thursday June 28, 2018 at Highland Park Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerry Couch officiating. Interment will be at 4:30pm at Fairlawn Cemetery, Snyder, Oklahoma. Services are under the direction of Don Grantham Funeral Home. The family will visit with friends at the funeral home Wednesday, June 27th 5:00 to 7:00pm. Vernace was born Sept. 7, 1936 in Manitou, Oklahoma to Elinor (Wilcox) and Doyle D. Barker. She married Jearl Bartlett on Feb. 24, 1953 in Dalhart, Texas. Vernace graduated from Snyder High School in 1954. Before retirement, she was employed as a cafeteria manager in the Duncan Public School system. She enjoyed traveling, flea markets and baking. She loved cooking for and spending time with her family! She was a longtime member of Highland Park Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Jearl Bartlett of the home; a son, Larry Bartlett and his wife Ann of Duncan; two brothers, Dr. L.D. Barker and wife Alta of Yukon, Oklahoma and Wayne Barker of Snyder, Oklahoma; three grandchildren, Leah Bartlett, Jearod Bartlett and wife Jesi and Blake Bartlett; one great-granddaughter, Dylan Kelly Goode and a great-granddaughter due in November; and other loving family members. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations be made to Highland Park Baptist Church or the Oklahoma Heart Association. Online condolences may be sent to the family at: www.granthamfuneralhomes.com