McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK


April 7, 2013

Millie Anna Thurman Nidell

McALESTER — Millie Anna Thurman Nidell, 86, died March 6, 2013, at Lackey Manor in Oklahoma City.

Memorial services will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Baptist Village Chapel. Arrangements are under the direction of Vondel Smith Mortuary of Oklahoma City.

Born Nov. 22, 1926, in Roosevelt, she was the daughter of George Earl and Laura Bell (Hall) Thurman. She was a school teacher at Oklahoma City Public Schools for many years.

Survivors include her son, Tod Hardin and his wife, Leslie, of Oklahoma City; her stepdaughters, Diane Snider and husband, Ray, of Tulsa, and Linda Raybern and husband, David, Tucson, Ariz., and granddaughter, Katie Hardin, of Oklahoma City.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and a daughter, Laura Yvonne Nidell.

Memorials may be made to Baptist Village, 9700 Mashburn Boulevard, Oklahoma City, OK, 73162, or Valir Hospice.

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