Dateline: January 4, 2007
Elizabeth Tyson “Liz” Stone, 82, died Wednesday, December 27, 2006, in Amarillo.
Services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 29, 2006, in the First Baptist Church in Howardwick with Rev. Dave Stout, Pastor, officiating. Burial was at McKnight Cemetery in McKnight, Oklahoma. Services were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Mrs. Stone was born March 8, 1924, in Hollis, Oklahoma to John and Gracie Miller Tyson. She married Kenneth Stone on February 23, 1999 in Clovis, New Mexico. She was a resident of Amarillo before moving to Howardwick in 1999. She was an active member in the First Baptist Church in Howardwick. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
Mrs. Stone is preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Betty Jean Owens; two brothers, Leo Tyson and Buck Tyson.
Survivors include her husband, Kenneth of Howardwick; two daughters, Carolyn Richmond of Ft. Worth and Becky Bills of Montgomery; one brother, Robert O. Tyson of Hollis, OK; seven grandchildren, Heather Post, Rhonda Rutz, Elizabeth Hope Forrester, Shannon Beitler, Beth Janecka, Karen Crooks, and David Richmond; and 10 great grandchildren.
The family requests memorials be to the First Baptist Church of Howardwick Building Fund.
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