Gloria Jean Osborn
September 10, 1950  -  September 29, 2018

Gloria Jean Osborn


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Brown-Dugger Funeral Home
1010 North 7th Street
Perry, OK  73077
Monday, October 15, 2018
10:00am
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Gloria Jean Osborn passed away at Comanche County Memorial Hospital in Lawton, Oklahoma on September 29, 2018. She was born in Stillwater on September 10, 1950 to Max Osborn, Sr. and Juanita Osborn. Her family moved to a farm outside of Ponca City in 1954, where she and her three brothers were raised.
Gloria attended and graduated from Ponca City High School in 1968. She was very involved in the FFA chapter and was named FFA sweetheart her senior year of high school. After graduation she went on to get her degree at Northern Oklahoma College in Tonkawa, Oklahoma. After completing her two years at NOC she transferred to Northwestern Oklahoma State University in Alva, Oklahoma and majored in Home Economics.
Gloria spent many years employed as a secretary at the state capitol in the House of Representatives and the Lieutenant Governor’s office. She loved being a part of the state’s political system. When she was not working, she loved to get together with her family as often as she could. She looked forward to times that she could spend with her nieces and their children. She had an infectious laugh that will be dearly missed.
Cherishing fond memories of her include, both of her brothers, Sid Osborn and his wife Patty of Ponca City, Oklahoma; Sam Osborn of Billings, Oklahoma; 2 nieces, Marla Jurina and her husband Phillip of Edmond, Oklahoma; Stephanie and her husband Cody of Collinsville, Oklahoma; and numerous cousins, great-nieces, and a great-nephew all whom she loved dearly.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Max Osborn, Sr. and Juanita Osborn; and one brother, Max Osborn, Jr.
Memorial Services will be held on Monday, October 15, 2018 at the in Brown-Dugger Funeral Home Chapel at 10:00am. Services have been entrusted to the care of Brown-Dugger Funeral Home. Donations can be made in her honor to the American Heart Association.

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  1. Teri Turner
    Edmond, OK

    Sending prayers. My deepest condolences to the family.

  2. Shannon Olson
    Yukon, OK

    Loved Gloria!! Praying for all her family and friends! She was such a great friend to me at the Capitol.. we had a lot of laughs!!! And she was such an encouragement ...miss her!

  3. Linda
    Woodward, OK

    Love

  4. Louise Aldridge
    Oklahoma City, OK

    The thing I remember most of Gloria at the Capitol is her knowing, or knowing where to find, the name and/or phone number of anyone you asked about. She was always willing to help so if we didn't know who or what we asked Gloria and nine out of ten times she came up with a good answer. You have been missed by many of us for a long time, Gloria. I hope you are enjoying a walk around Heaven today. Maybe you have already run into Joe Thomas and Pat Buckley who both left this earth about the same time you did.

  5. Teri Turner
    Edmond, OK

    Sending thoughts and prayers. My deepest condolences to the family.

  6. Teri Turner
    Edmond, OK

    Sending prayers. My deepest condolences to the family.

  7. Donna E Evans
    Ponca City, OK

    Gloria was one of the sweetest persons I have known. I worked at the Ranch Drive Coop for several years and got to know the Osborn family.

  8. Lynn Johnson
    Ponca City, OK

    Gloria were good friends in high school and jr. high-It just breaks my heart to hear of her passing. My dear friend I will miss your pretty eyes and smile. May you rest in peace sweetheart.Lynn

  9. Linda L (Hawkins) Clinton
    Ponca City, OK

    So sad to hear of Gloria's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with her family. We were classmates and graduated the same year.

  10. Larry Denton
    Frisco, TX

    Condolences. Gloria and I were friends from 1st grade at McKinley grade school. We all had wondered where she was at the 50th class reunion. So very sorry to hear of her passing

  11. Marlene Wynn
    Oklahoma City, OK

    Prayers for peace for Gloria's family. She was a special lady to many people. Rest in peace Gloria. I'll never forget your friendship and the belly laughs we shared.

  12. Doris
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    May precious memories comfort you during your sadness. Soon, the enemy, death, will be gone forever, according to 1 Corinthians 15:26. (jw.org)

  13. Pam King
    Oklahoma City, OK

    Dear Gloria,
    What a pleasure it was to have known you through our work at the OK State Capitol. You were always smiling and had a great story to tell that was usually funny as well. Thank you for being part of my life, sweet friend.
    Pam King
    OK State Capitol

  14. Cynthia Hembree
    Perry, OK

    Kind thoughts and prayers are with you.

  15. Robbie Cuyler
    Lawton, OK

    Friends for 43 years. So happy Gloria is in Heaven, no more pain or illness. Bon Voyage Gloria.

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