Lola Leon Sitton, 87, of Summerfield, OK passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2012 in Poteau. Lola was born August 17, 1925 in Summerfield, OK to Mathew & Anna (Honneycutt) Gibson. She was a homemaker. Lola was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Monroe Sitton; 5 sisters, Lydia, Thelma, Effie, Ruth, & Hazel; son in law, Stephen Fischer; grandson, Paul Sitton and great granddaughter, Grace Fischer. Lola was married to Monroe Sitton for 50 years. She was part of LeFlore State Championship basketball team. She was one of the All-Decade Player of the 1940's.
Survivors include her daughter, Linda Fischer of Heavener, OK; son, Rick Sitton & wife, Kathy Sitton of Kansas City, MO; 6 grandchildren, Cynthia Sitton, Casey Fischer, Susan Sitton, Todd Fischer, Stacy Sitton and Matt Sitton; 12 great grandchildren, Monica, Vanessa, Angelia, Madeline, Abigail, Belle, Ahmann, Paul, Tori, Laura, Hayden, and Myka.
The family will have a private burial.
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Arrangements under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home, Poteau, OK