Services for Gloria Blanche McFarland, 90, Enid, will be held Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 11:00 am at General Assembly Church of The First Born. Arrangements are under the kind guidance of the Stittsworth Funeral Service.
Gloria was born on April 15, 1922 in Aline, Oklahoma, the daughter of Ray and Vernie Ratcliff Watkins, and passed away peacefully on Friday, March 1, 2013. She was raised in Aline, graduating from Aline High School with the class of 1941. On December 13, 1941, she married William (Bill) McFarland. Gloria worked at Pekrul Manor and for the Enid High School Kitchen. She was a member of the General Assembly and church of The First Born. Surviving Gloria are her two sons, Terry L. McFarland and Gregory McFarland, both of Enid; one sister, Jean Ealey of Colorado Springs, Colorado; seven grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. Gloria was preceded in passing by her husband, parents, one grandson, two brothers and one sister.