Dortha Maybelline (Self) Dale, age 93, of Westville, Oklahoma, died on Friday, June 1, 2018 at Quail Ridge Living Center, West Siloam Springs, Oklahoma.
She was born on June 14, 1924 in Waldron, Arkansas to Lark and Callie Freda (Newborn) Self.
She graduated in 1942 from Westville High School.
She married Wester Floyd Dale on June 14, 1942.
Maybelline operated a laundry for several years in Westville, owned by her and Wes Dale.
She was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Westville.
Her passion was quilting and sewing. Maybelline is known as “The Quilt Maker”. She made countless baby quilts and regular quilts for anyone, as far away as California, Oregon (all over). She pieced, appliqued and quilted them mostly by hand.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Lark and Callie Self, her husband: Wes Dale, daughters: Peggy (Dale) Bullock and Sherry (Dale) Trembly, a granddaughter: Stephanie Ann (Dale) Miller, grandsons: Jeffery Kent Dale and Wester Bradley Dale.
She leaves behind a loving and devoted family that includes her children: Donald “Doc” Dale of Westville, OK, Joe Dale and wife Penny of Kansas City, Allen Dale and wife Nelda of Shawnee, KS, John Dale of Westville, Georgia Cox of Broken Arrow, OK, Geneva Lafoon of Tonapa, Arizona, Carolyn Foster and husband Harold of Merriam, KS, Ellen Gibbins and husband Dave of Las Vegas, NV, Anita Stanfill and husband James of Colcord, OK, 41 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
2:00 P.M. Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Roberts & Hart Chapel
B J Craig
In The Garden
How Beautiful Heaven
One Day At A Time
By: Pastor Bill Holcomb
John Dale ~ Dustin Dale ~ Colton Dale ~ Colby Dale
Jeffrey Hudson ~ Darren Hammer ~ Trevor Quigley
Jeran Price ~ Colton Hill
Chalk Bluff Cemetery
Doc, Anita, & John,
I'm so sorry to hear about your mom. I will keep you all in my thoughts and prayers. If any of you need anything please let me know. Love you all!!!
Theresa (Noblin) BeanWatts, OK