Mary Elizabeth Raborn

Mary Elizabeth Raborn, a beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great grandmother, passed from this life at her home on Sunday May 26, 2019, at the age of 85.

A family hour was from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at the Holmes~Coffey~Murray Chapel in Durant, Okla.

A celebration of her life was held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at the Holmes~Coffey~Murray Chapel.

Her final resting place was the Highland Cemetery in Durant with Jimmie J. Rabon, Mike Rabon, William Uranga, Danny Childress, Travis Johnson and Brian White as her pallbearers.

Mary was born on July 27, 1933, in Durant, Okla., to Nicholas Oscar Pierot and Evelyn (Nucomb) Pierot. She married William H. Rabon in Grayson County, Sherman, Texas on May 12, 1948.

Mary enjoyed creating beautiful quilts, a quiet day of fishing and pioneering for Jehovah as a member of the Kingdom Hall in Madill, Okla. She cherished her family and dedicated her life to caring for them. Mary loved cooking big meals whenever they were together.

Mrs. Raborn is survived by her sons: Mike Raborn, of Oklahoma and Nick Raborn and wife, Tina, of Gordonville, Texas; grandchildren: Michael Allen Raborn, Jr., Evelyn Raborn, Jimmie Raborn, Dana Raborn, Ila White, July Raborn, Eriah Warren Smith, Mary Mahon, William Uranga, Sharla Thompson, and Paul Raborn; and numerous greatgrandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

Services were under the direction of Holmes~Coffey~Murray Funeral Home in Durant, Oklahoma

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