Sylvia  Stanley


Sylvia Anne (Sullivan) Stanley, 82, died on August 31, 2019 in Tulsa Oklahoma. Her service will be at 4:00pm on Sunday, September 8, 2019 at Strode Funeral Home Chapel.

Sylvia was born on November 14, 1936 in Abilene, Texas to Lawrence S. and Ella Pauline (Anderson) Sullivan. She married Jimmy L. Stanley on January 26, 1957 in Breckenridge, Texas and was a loving wife and mother. She attended Breckenridge High School and then Texas Christian University (TCU) where she studied music. She served as pianist for many years at University Heights Baptist Church where she was a member. Sylvia was also a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma Alumni Association, founded the Cowboy Co-Ed program for the Athletic Department at OSU and served the many communities where she and her family lived.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Jim, her parents and a brother Calvin.

She is survived by her children, Rhonda Stanley, Mark Stanley, Starlyn Stanley Venus, J. Matthew Stanley and also ten grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

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Published on September 6, 2019
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Terry Jones
Sep 07, 2019
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