Barbara Louise Wesson, 85, of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, passed away on 18 May 2020.
She was born to parents Marie Breshears Liston and Roy L Liston, on 11 September 1934 in St. Joseph, Missouri. Barbara’s step-parents James Lynn Youtsey of Nowata & Pat Liston of St. Augustine, Florida.
She went on to study Nursing at Bartlesville Vocational Technology School, graduated in August 1968 and graduated with Licensed Practical Nurse in 12/03/1968.
Barbara worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse for 40 plus years.
After 40 plus years of service, she retired from Nowata General Hospital, Dr. Orville Lee Grigsby and Skaggs Hospital ED in Branson, MO in May of 1992.
She enjoyed Nursing, baking, traveling, word search puzzles, spending time with friends, being with family, children, grandchildren and going to pony pulls with her husband, Charles.
Barbara met Charles Edwin Wesson and were married in June 1951 in Nowata, Oklahoma. Together they raised 2 children: Vicky Marie Wesson Yirsa, and James Bryan Wesson. Ronald & Donald Wesson were deceased at the time of birth.
Barbara is survived by Vicky Marie Wesson Yirsa daughter, Jerry Allen Yirsa son-in-law, James Bryan Wesson son, Rick W Green son-in-law (partner of Bryan), Tina Marie Yirsa Gardner granddaughter, Dustin Gardner, Tina's husband, Scott Wesson Yirsa grandson, Brya Jenee Wesson Roberts granddaughter, Amy Leigh Wesson McGregor granddaughter, Daniel McGregor husband of Amy, Jared Holt Wesson grandson, with 10 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild, and Carole Weidman sister of Ocala Florida.
She was preceded in death by Roy L Liston father, Pat Liston stepmother, Marie Youtsey mother, James Lynn Youtsey stepfather, Charles Edwin Wesson husband, Ronald and Donald Wesson twin sons.
Arrangements are with OK Cremation and Funeral Home, Oklahoma City.
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