Bobbie Rae (North) & Bill R Ledbetter
© Mary Kirby
Obit for Bobbie posted by
Aug 22, 1931 - Jan 20, 2005
Paper: Muskogee Daily Phoenix and Times-Democrat (OK)
Deceased: Bobbie Rae Ledbetter
Date: January 22, 2005
Bobbie Rae Ledbetter, 73 year old lifelong Checotah area resident, passed away on Thursday, January 20, 2005 in Muskogee, OK. She was born August 22, 1931 in Checotah to Robert Henry and Maggie Inez (Self) North. Bobbie graduated from Checotah High School with the class of 1949. She married her high school sweetheart Billy Ray Ledbetter on October 6,1951 in Checotah. Together they owned and operated the Ledbetter Feed Store in Checotah for many years. They were members of the First Baptist Church, Checotah, where she taught the five year olds Sunday School Class for thirty years. Preceding Bobbie in death were her parents.
Survivors include her husband of fifty years, Bill of the home; two daughters Janet and husband Bill Trout of Bartlesville, and Brenda and her husband Barry Howell of Checotah; one son, Dennis and wife Jann Ledbetter of Checotah, eight grandchildren Drew and wife Danae Ledbetter of Fayetteville, AR, Wesley Ledbetter of Tulsa, Ryan and wife Emily Trout, Jonathan Trout, and Jamie Trout all of Bartlesville, Bailey, Bond and Branson Howell all of Checotah; four sisters, Phyllis and husband Don Voigt of Council Hill, Joan and husband James Moore of Checotah, Patty and husband Jim Potts of Locust Grove and Delores and husband Carl Lester of Eufaula; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, January 22, 2005 in the Checotah First Baptist Church with Rev. Bill Sherrill officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery with grandsons, Drew Ledbetter, Wesley Ledbetter, Bailey Howell, Bond Howell, Branson Howell, Ryan Trout and Jonathan Trout serving as casket bearers.
Arrangements are under the direction of Hampton Mortuary 211 W. Okmulgee, Checotah, OK 918-473-6821.
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