A memorial service for Jan Britton, 72, former Corn resident, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, May 15, 2015 in the Kiesau Memorial Chapel, officiated by Rev. Dean Brooshier, under the direction of the Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home.
Carol Janet Briton was born March 22, 1943 to Everett Hixson and Hazel (Cherry) Hixon in Ft. Smith, AR and passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2015 in the United Methodist Health Care Center.
Jan was raised in Muldrow, OK, where she graduated from high school in 1961. She was employed with the gas company in Ft. Smith, AR, before moving to western Oklahoma. She had settled in Corn in 1974 and was employed at the Bessie Y, Kellwood Factory and Tina's Restaurant in Corn.
She was an avid reader, she loved animals and loved hosting and going to garage sales. She was married to Jim Britton in 1999 in Tulsa, OK. He preceded her in death.
She is survived by two daughters, Diana Wise and husband, Tom of Clinton and Robin Roberts-Leonard and husband, Eric of Edmond, OK; three sons, Tom Green of Arapaho and Brian and Blaine Green, both of Muldrow, OK; two sisters, Sheryl Welch of Tulsa, OK and Pam Hixson of Tahlequah.
She is also survived by eleven grandchildren.