Meda Jo Gregory

Meda Jo Gregory, 81, passed away peacefully Feb. 27, 2018, at Texoma Medical Center in Denison, Texas. Meda was born to Bismark and Myrtie (Todd) Behrens. Meda is survived by her husband: Eugene Gregory (USAF), of Kingston, Okla.; son: JD Patrick, Jr. and wife, Julie, of Benbrook, Texas; stepdaughter: Julie Buie and husband, Pat, of Fort Worth, Texas; as well as nieces and nephews. Meda was preceded in death by her parents: Bismark and Myrtie Behrens; two sisters: Evelyn Cox and husband, Clifford Cox (USAF), and Mildred Pilcher and husband, Marshall. Meda had a lively and loving personality. Those knowing Meda, recognized her desire in helping others, and in doing so, made many self-sacrifices. Meda enjoyed life and its simple offerings. She was adventurous and loved traveling, enthusiastic about sports, fishing, an avid lover of pets, and a very accomplished artist. Meda enjoyed a 29-year career in logistics with General Dynamics Aeronautics-Fort Worth. She supported the requirements for sustainment of the F-111 and F-16 aircrafts. Meda was a very active member of the OPEIU, participated in many organizations, a passionate softball player, and made many wonderful friends. After retirement from General Dynamics, Meda transitioned to a relaxing life in the tranquil surroundings of Kingston, Okla., and Lake Texoma. Here she enjoyed fishing, acrylic and water color painting, and RV travels with family and friends. Meda was a devout Christian and a member of the First Baptist Church of Kingston, Okla. She cherished the closeness of her fellow parishioners and the outreach of their support. Funeral Services for Meda were held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 3, 2018, at Meador Funeral Home, Whitesboro, Texas, officiated by Rev. Joe Patterson. A visitation was held beginning at 9 a.m. prior to the service. Graveside services followed at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 3, 2018, at Green Hill Cemetery in Lindsay, Okla. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society at https://donate.lls.org/lls/donate Services were under the direction of Meador Funeral Home, Whitesboro, Texas. Condolences may be sent to www.meadorfuneralhomes.com.

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