Viola Fletcher, 83, Salina, died April 28, at her home.
Funeral services are 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Peggs Community Church with The Rev. Hendrickson officiating. Interment will follow in the New Home Cemetery under the direction of Hart Funeral Home.
Fletcher was born
Aug. 3, 1928 in Bass, Ark., the daughter of Noah and Laura (Yates) Foster. She graduated from high school in Haskell. On June 20, 1946, Fletcher was married to Johnie J. Fletcher in Muskogee. She worked as manager of the first Crown Drug store in Tulsa. She later owned her own restaurant, Fletcher’s Dairy Mart in Prague, and was a restaurant manager for the Pete’s Drive In in Pryor and Mr. B’s in Chouteau.
Survivors include five children, Johnie Bryant Fletcher, Shirley Jean Welch, Marsha Wagnon, Rebecca Kay Stevens and Laura Ann Fletcher; seventeen grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great- grandchildren. Fletcher was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one sister Rosetta McCorkle; one brother, Lester Foster and one son James Doyle Fletcher.