Oklahoma Cemeteries Website
butterfly
image
Click here to break out of frames
This information is available for free. If you paid money for a
subscription to get to this site, demand a refund.


Annie Terrapin-Gourd
Tahlequah Daily Press
Tahlequah, Oklahoma
August 13, 2012
Submitted by: Sabrina Hitchcock

Graveside services for Annie Terrapin-Gourd will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, at Barber Cemetery in Welling, with Rev. Charlie Holcomb officiating. Visitation for Annie will be from 1 to 6 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 12, at the Reed Culver Funeral Home in Tahlequah. Pallbearers for Annie will be D.J. Ross, Joel Edwards, Mark Terrapin, Joseph Terrapin, Justin Terrapin, Jason Terrapin, Scotty Terrapin and Defovie Nofire. Honorary pallbearers include Dewey McLemore, and Chester Nofire.

Annie Gourd-Terrapin was born on Feb. 8, 1912, the daughter of Charlie and Callie (Walkabout) Terrapin. Annie lived in the Welling area all of her life.

A Baptist by faith, Annie attended the Tenkiller Baptist Church. Annie was a great cook and enjoyed quilting, gardening, and fishing. She also loved to attend powwows, and watching rodeos on TV, especially the bull riders.

Annie had a terrific sense of humor, and took great pride in her family and her Cherokee heritage. Annie lived to be 100 years old she will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Annie is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Looney Gourd; a son, J.D. Christie; two brothers, Willie Terrapin and Jim Squirrel; three sisters, Luannia Scott, Hattie Holmes and Gracie Terrapin; and a great-grandaughter, Suzanne Terrapin.

Those left to cherish her memory include her son, Jimmy Terrapin and his wife, Sylvia, of Broken Arrow; her grandchildren, Irene Ross and husband DeWayne, of Bartlesville, Scotty Terrapin and wife Janice, of Lodi, Calif., Jason Terrapin of Welling, Justin Terrapin of Tahlequah, and Joseph Terrapin of Broken Arrow; seven great-grandchildren, D.J. Ross, Sabrina Terrapin, J'Andria Terrapin, Jaeden Terrapin, Lauren Terrapin, and Laney Terrapin; and a beloved granddaughter-in-law Marilee Terrapin; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.



T Surnames Index|  Barber Cemetery Page|  |Cherokee County Page|  |Home|



This site may be freely linked, but not duplicated in any way without consent.
All rights reserved! Commercial use of material within this site is prohibited!
© 2000-2021 Oklahoma Cemeteries

The information on this site is provided free for the purpose of researching your genealogy. This material may be freely used by non-commercial entities, for your own research, as long as this message remains on all copied material. The information contained in this site may not be copied to any other site without written "snail-mail" permission. If you wish to have a copy of a donor's material, you must have their permission. All information found on these pages is under copyright of Oklahoma Cemeteries. This is to protect any and all information donated. The original submitter or source of the information will retain their copyright. Unless otherwise stated, any donated material is given to Oklahoma Cemeteries to make it available online. This material will always be available at no cost, it will always remain free to the researcher.