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Laura Jean Maddy
March 12, 1925 ~ November 17, 2018 (age 93)
Obituary & Services
Funeral services for Laura Jean Maddy will be held on Friday, November 23, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Hugo, OK with Pastor Doug McClure officiating with burial to follow at the Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Hugo, OK. Laura Jean passed away Saturday, November 17, 2018, in Hugo, OK, at the age of 93.
Laura Jean (Searles) Maddy was born March 12, 1925, in Dierks, Arkansas to George & Mamie (Smith) Searles. She was of the Baptist faith and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Hugo after moving back to this area about 17 years ago. Laura Jean was a people watcher; she loved gardening, and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, as well as quilting and sewing. She was an amazing cook and was always experimenting with new recipes and trying different things.
Laura Jean was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Maddy; her parents; sons, James Worth and Stephen Maddy; brothers, John Searles, Edmond Searles, Ralph Searles, and Jim Searles; and sisters, Mary, Ann, and Madie.
Laura Jean is survived by her sons, David Maddy, and wife, Debbie, of Graham, TX, Paul Maddy, and wife, Dollie, of Ft. Worth, TX; daughter Melissa Large, and husband, Shawn, of Powderly, TX; one sister, Martha Upton, of Hugo, OK; thirteen grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren.
Family will receive friends Friday, November 23, 2018, from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m., at the First Baptist Church in Hugo, OK.