Stillwater News Press

November 18, 2013

Sharon Going McFarlin

Stillwater NewsPress

— Sharon Going McFarlin, 53, passed away on Nov. 15, 2013, in Cushing. Her funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Strode Funeral Home Chapel in Stillwater. Interment will follow at Carney Cemetery in Carney. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Sharon was born on Aug. 18, 1960, to Lester Lee and Reba Going in Salt Lake City, Utah. She attended C.E. Donart (Stillwater High School) and Highland Park. She was a homemaker.

She married her third husband, Steve McFarlin on May 19, 1999, in Stillwater. They resided in Carney.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Lester and Reba Going; daughter; Laura Purcell, brothers; Jerry and Danny Going.

She is survived by her husband of the home; two sons; Nathan Purcell, (Tiffany) North Carolina; Shane  Neely, Houston; daughter, Amy Neely, of Texas; stepsons; Chris McFarlin, Norman; Jess McFarlin, Stillwater, and  Travis McFarlin, Tulsa; brother, Bob Going, Atlanta; sister, Susan Gaskill, Okemah, and many other friends and family.

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