The Norman Transcript

Obituaries

December 14, 2012

Myriam Herrera Bevers

NORMAN — Myriam Herrera Bevers, 81, of Norman, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, in Norman.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, at the Primrose Chapel. Interment will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, 2012 at Primrose Funeral Service. Arrangements are by Primrose Funeral Service.

Myriam was born Feb. 21, 1931, in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. She was the youngest daughter of Otilia and Eugenio Herrera. Myriam retired as a Spanish teacher after receiving her degrees in Home Economics at Oklahoma College for the Women in Chickasha and in Spanish at the University of Oklahoma. After her marriage in 1951 to W. Leon Bevers, she was a Spanish instructor with the University Peace Corps, teacher’s short courses, Norman High School and private tutoring. She also belonged to the Daffodil Club and Norman Area Iris Society.

Myriam was preceded in death by her parents; husband, W. Leon; son, Ronald; sisters, Irma and Nilda and a brother, Genito.

She is survived by her daughter, Janice Oak and husband Jack; her three granddaughters, Jennifer Day, Tamarie Rushin and Jessica Tucci; great-grandsons Clem, Rewdan and Kyler; stepgreat-grandchildren, Jason, Jessica and Andrew Jack Ferren; and 12 nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends.

Memorial gifts may be made to Meals on Wheels of Norman, PO BOX 1371, Norman, OK 73070.

To leave online condolences or to order flowers, please visit www.primrosefuneralservice.com.

Norman Transcript, Friday, Dec. 14, 2012

For local news and more, subscribe to The Norman Transcript Smart Edition, or our print edition.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • Sheila Kay King

    Sheila Kay King, 57, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at her home in Crowley, Texas. She was born May 12, 1957, at Ft. Sill, to Matthew and Doris King, of Lawton. Sheila graduated from Snyder High School in 1975. She attended Cameron ...

    July 31, 2014

  • Dorothy I. Armstrong

    Dorothy I. Armstrong, 83, went peacefully into the hands of the Lord on Saturday, July 26, 2014. Memorial services will be 11 p.m. Friday at Slaughterville Baptist Church, Highway 77 and 60th Street in Lexington....

    July 31, 2014

  • Louis Edward ‘Tex’ Raymond Jr.

    Louis Edward “Tex” Raymond Jr., 90, of Norman, passed away peacefully surrounded by his children at 9:45 p.m. Sunday, July 27, 2014. Tex was born Nov. 26, 1923, in Wichita, Kan., to Louis Edward Raymond Sr. and Nellie Elizabeth Duncan....

    July 30, 2014

  • Dorothy I. Armstrong

    Dorothy I. Armstrong, 83, went peacefully into the hands of the Lord Saturday, July 26, 2014. Memorial services will be 11 p.m. Friday at Slaughterville Baptist Church, Highway 77 and 60th Street in Lexington....

    July 30, 2014

  • John Joseph Giudice Jr.

    John Joseph Giudice Jr., of Norman, a fisheries biologist whose pioneering research paved the way for commercial fish farming in the United States, died Saturday, July 26, 2014. He was 93....

    July 30, 2014

  • Arley Jay Newton

    Arley Jay Newton died Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Tulsa. Arley was born Feb. 4, 1957, in Tulsa, to parents John Newton and Marianna (Pyatt) Newton....

    July 29, 2014

  • Jo Ann Oberst

    Jo Ann Oberst, 80, of Norman, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014, in Norman. She was born April 13, 1934, in Oklahoma City to Albert Siddens and Mary (Mollman) Siddens Manley. She retired from the University of Oklahoma in 1995....

    July 29, 2014

  • Elizabeth Mary Waters

    Services for Elizabeth Mary Waters, 92, Norman, who died Friday, July 25, of natural causes, will be10 a.m. Tuesday, July 29 at Robinson Street Baptist Church, 801 E. Robinson. Bill Blair will officiate. Viewing will be Monday, July 28, 8 ...

    July 27, 2014

  • James Francis Fynmore

    James Francis Fynmore, III, of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, passed away suddenly Tuesday, July 22, 2014....

    July 27, 2014

  • Thomas ‘Tom’ Chambers

    Although Tom was christened Thomas Previglian, he took his step-father’s name of Chambers as it was easier to spell when he entered grade school. Born in Olean, New York, on March 11, 1943, he transitioned into his new life on July 25, ...

    July 27, 2014