NORMAN — Services for Marsha Jean Bristol, 60, of Oklahoma City, will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Oakcrest Church of Christ. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Primrose Funeral Service.
Marsha was born Nov. 7, 1953, in Oklahoma City to Dolores (Musgrove) and Lloyd Grider. She passed Friday, April 4, 2014, in Norman.
Marsha worked for Tinker Air Force Base in many capacities, including an inventory controller, and retired after 26 years. She was loved and well respected by her coworkers.
Marsha was a breast cancer survivor. Marsha’s compassion was known by all who knew her, as she often took care of friends and family members. Marsha’s true love was her grandchildren, who held her heart. In addition to her love of family, Marsha had a passion for traveling and made trips to see family and childhood friends.
Marsha was preceded in death by her father, Lloyd Grider, and two sisters-in-law, Karen Grider and Glenda Grider.
Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Gary Bristol; mother, Dolores “Nana” Grider; children Chad, Aimee and Brooke; Gary’s children, Donald, Terry and Joshua; brothers Dennis Grider and wife Bette and Randy Grider and wife Anita; sister, Sue Huizenga-Stade and husband Tom; 15 grandchildren; one great-grandson; and eight nieces and nephews.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Primrose Funeral Service, primrosefuneralservice.com.
Norman Transcript, Tuesday, April 8, 2014
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