Stillwater News Press


December 15, 2012

Beulah Cargil

Beulah Cargill, longtime resident of the Oak Grove community, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012 in the Linwood Village Nursing Home at the age of 94 years.

The daughter of the late James Roland Robison and Mary Adeline Boyle Robison, Beulah was born on May 13, 1918 in Avery, Okla.  She was raised and educated in the Avery & Cushing area, graduating from Cushing High School in 1936.

Beulah was united in marriage to Orion Cargill on Oct. 20, 1936 in Drumright.  The couple had lived in several different cities before returning to the Oak Grove Community in 1949.  Orion preceded her in death on Jan. 31, 1998.  

Beulah was a long time member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church.  She was a devoted wife and mother, who loved her family unconditionally. She loved helping Orion harvest and can things grown in their garden.  In her later years she took pleasure in going to garage sales, flea markets and working crosswords puzzles.  She especially loved her annual motorcycle ride with her son, Roland, the last one taking place when she was 90.

Survivors include her children, Norma Jean Haxton and her husband, Hack, of Yale, Larry Dean Cargill and his wife, Judy, of Cushing, Jerry W. Cargill of Cushing, Mary Walker of Stroud, Roland L. Cargill and his wife, Mary, of North Carolina, Nancy Moon of Cushing, Linda Wilson and her husband, Bob, of Owasso and Lonnie Cargill and his wife, Ernestine, of Cushing; 26 grandchildren; 62 great-grandchildren; 24 great-great-grandchildren (and four more on the way) and other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents and husband, Beulah is preceded in death by six siblings; two sons-in-law, Bob Moon and E.J. Walker, and two grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. in the Oak Grove Baptist Church with Brother Mike Murray and Brother Sonny Johnston officiating.

Burial will follow in the Harrell Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Oak Grove Baptist Church or to the Good Shepherd Hospice.

The family will greet friends on Wednesday evening from 6 p.m. till 8  p.m. in the Floyd Family Center, east of the Funeral Home.

You may share your condolences with the Cargill family at

Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home.

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