Lillian Esther Barlow
Lillian Esther Barlow
  • May 21, 1925 - August 20, 2017
  • Choctaw, Oklahoma

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Lillian Esther Barlow, passed away from this life on August 20, 2017. Lillian was born on May 21, 1925 in Collinsville, OK to George Alley and Roxie Lucy Mae (Glispey) Wing. Esther was a devoted Christian. She studied her bible regularly and has attended Rose Hill Covenant Church since the 1950's. Esther and her husband, Benjamin always had a large vegetable garden. He would care for the garden while she would can their harvest. She enjoyed spending time with her family and loved them very much. Holiday meals were always one of Esther's favorites because she got to make some of her special dishes. Esther was an expert at crocheting. Her family still has some of her crocheted masterpieces in their homes. Esther was always reading. Her favorite books were old western novels. Esther was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Benjamin Nelson Barlow; siblings, Opal, Vernon, Vivian, and Ollie, and son, Richard Lee. Survivors include her daughters, Rita Victoria Barlow and Lola Barlow, who passed away just two days after Esther; granddaughters, Christina Maynes and husband Bo, and Shiloniy Barlow; and numerous other friends and family who will miss her dearly. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, August 24, 2017 at Rose Hill Covenant Church in Tulsa, OK with interment at Arlington Memory Gardens at 2:00 p.m., in Oklahoma City, OK.
Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Oklahoma City, OK.