Christine L. Stone, 76

July 19, 2011
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JULY 7, 1935-JULY 13, 2011

Christine Lorraine (Hurd) Stone, 76, of Broken Arrow, Okla., and formerly of Hagerstown, Md., went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 13, 2011.

Born on July 7, 1935, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Clarence G. and Vergie A. (Powles) Hurd.

Christine graduated from Hagerstown High School in 1953 and was a 2005 and 2007 graduate of Rhema Bible Training Center, Broken Arrow.

In 1988, Christine retired from the Washington County Board of Education after 35 years of dedicated service. She was instrumental in creating the publications department and served as the department supervisor for many years. In her earlier years, she was a duckpin bowler, turf bowler, liked to play golf and enjoyed traveling.

Surviving her are husband, John W. Stone, Broken Arrow; sisters, Helen L. Myers of Maugansville, and Evelyn A. Keller of Hagerstown; and brothers, John W. (Bill) Hurd, Williamsport, and Ronald R. Hurd (wife, Peggy), Hagerstown. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by five brothers, Clarence G. Jr., Marvin E. (Dick), George B. (Jim), Robert R. and Bruce N. Hurd.

On Wednesday, July 20, a service will be held at Rhema Bible Church Chapel in Broken Arrow.

Services in Hagerstown will be held at the Douglas Fiery Funeral Home 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, on Friday, July 22, 2011, at 11 a.m., with Ruth Hurd Bloom officiating.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Friday at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Smithsburg Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Rhema Bible Training Center, 1025 W. Kenosha St., Broken Arrow, OK 74012.

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