NORMAN — Alice Marie Caddell, 91, a life-long resident of Norman, passed away Monday, April 8, 2013. Marie was born to Lloyd and Jewell Champeau on April 21, 1921, in Norman.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Immanuel Baptist Church, 1289 Northcliff Ave. in Norman, with interment following at Maguire-Fairview Cemetery in Noble.
Marie married William Ralph Caddell on April 23, 1939, in Norman, where they reared their seven children, two boys and five girls.
Marie’s family fondly remembers her as a busy mom who was always on the go for her family. She enjoyed reading, especially the Bible, cooking, shopping and gardening. She was a good cook and especially enjoyed making desserts. Music with her family played an important role in her life.
She had been married 70 years before her husband passed away July 4, 2009.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Ralph Caddell; daughters Beverly Morgan and stillborn Baby Caddell; brothers Floyd Champeau and Herbert Champeau; son-in-law, Michael Choate; and grandson, Eddie Choate.
Marie is survived by six children, Karen Neumann and husband Mikel of Portland, Ore., Cheryll Hanks and husband Bob of Wentzville, Mo., Lyndal Caddell and wife Susan of Norman, David Caddell and wife Sally of Norman, Debbra Clary and husband Hal of Norman and Barbara Parr and husband Randy of Norman; one sister, Georgiana Chapman and husband Bill of Norman; two sister-in-laws, Edna Champeau of Tennessee and Ethel Champeau of Loveland, Colo.; 24 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and family friends.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. today and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday.
Arrangements are by the Havenbrook Funeral Home in Norman.
Online condolences may be shared at www.havenbrookfuneralhome.com.
Norman Transcript, Thursday, April 11, 2013