McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

December 28, 2012

Carolyn Sue Wilkins Hornback dies at 68

Submitted report

McALESTER — Carolyn Sue Wilkins Hornback, 68, of Leonard, died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, Broken Arrow.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Pryor Cemetery Chapel with Pastor Jack McCarty officiating. Burial will follow. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of  Chaney-Harkins Funeral Home of McAlester.

Born Feb. 19, 1944, in Mena, Ark., she was the daughter of Pat and Mary (Wight) Vandeveer.

She had a gift for crafting, loved all flowers and just making everything beautiful. She owned and operated Horn-of-Plenty, making homemade canned goods and lovely gift baskets.

Survivors include her children, Jerry and Kim Wilkins, of Broken Arrow, Julie and Andrew Gleghorn, Huntsville, Ark., D.B. Wilkins, of Tulsa, and Brad and Monica Wilkins, of Owasso, and grandchildren, Ryan Gleghorn, Chace Wilkins, Camden Wilkins, Jordan Wilkins, Colton Gleghorn, Nathan Gleghorn and Carson Gleghorn.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Pat and Mary Katherine Vandeveer, of Stuart, and William Doyle Wilkins, El Dorado, Ark.