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Kathy Jean (Highfield) Gleaves

October 29, 1956 ~ March 2, 2021 (age 64)

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Kathy Jean Gleaves of Madill, Oklahoma was born October 29, 1956 in Coffeyville, Kansas to Lloyd and Margaret Fair Highfield and died Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at her home in Madill at the age of 64 years, 4 months and 2 days.

Kathy obtained her bachelors degree in Education and taught for many years at Thackerville.  She most recently was the pool manager for the City of Madill. Kathy is preceded in death by her parents and a brother, John Highfield.  She is survived by her former husband, Mark Gleaves of Madill, Oklahoma; daughters, Jana Gleaves of Madill, Oklahoma, Kim Gleaves of Ardmore, Oklahoma, Laura Gleaves of Kingston, Oklahoma; brother, Michael Highfield of Madill, Oklahoma; sisters, Geraleen McWilliams of Carrollton, Texas, Kay Ford of Bonham, Texas; grandchildren, Bryant Griffin, Isaac Ingram, Kenzie Fuller and Liam Mason.

Memorial Services will be at 2:00 pm, Saturday, March 20, 2021 at the New Beginnings Church in Madill, Oklahoma.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Laurel Funeral Home, 665 Fifth Street, Healdton, Oklahoma 73438 – (580) 229-1221.

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Memorial Service
March 20, 2021

2:00 PM
New Beginnings Church
518 South 1st Street
Madill, OK 73446

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