Stillwater News Press

July 31, 2013

Margaret Ann (McGinty) Brown


Stillwater NewsPress

— Margaret Ann (McGinty) Brown, age 82, of Grand Rapids, formerly of Ponca City, died Sunday, July 28, 2013, at Heartland Health Care in Grand Rapids, Mich.  She was born March 8, 1931, in Ripley to Otto Wayne  McGinty and Rose Marie Butcher.  She was preceded in death by her parents, and sister, Barbara Grimes. Surviving are her sons, James Willard (Debbie), Donald Frederick (Hutsien); daughter, Carol Ann (Justin) McKelvey; eight grandchildren, Christopher, Justin, Matthew, Benjamin, Judy, Jeremy, Sandy, and Ricky, Jr.; three great grandchildren; a sister, Mary Ruth (Stan) Koutz; brother-in-law, Charles Grimes; and her church family at Good News Baptist Church.  The funeral service will be held 2 pm, Friday  at Stroo Funeral Home, with Pastor Terry B. Frazine officiating. Interment in Ingalls Cemetery, Okla.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to National Mental Health Association or Good News Baptist Church. Visitation will be held prior to the service on Friday from 1 to 2 pm at: Stroo Funeral Home, 1095 68th St. SE. www.stroofuneralhome.com