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Born: January 8, 1939

Death: January 10, 2013

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YANDA & SON FUNERAL HOME and Cremations Services

Deanna Elaine Forrest

January 8, 1939  -  January 10, 2013
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Life Legacy

Deanna Elaine (Dutch) (Snider) Forrest went to be with her Heavenly Father on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Elaine was born January 8, 1939 to Charles E. Hugh and Verna Mae Nelson in Dover, OK. She attended Hennessy and Welch Schools, where she graduated from Welch High School in 1956. She was a retired nurse. Many of those years spent working for a dear friend, Dr. Cordum.
Mema had a heart of gold, and will be terribly missed by her family and friends. Her pride and joy was spending time with her children and grandchildren. She was truly a gift from God.
She is survived by her three children, Kevin Snider and wife Kay of Yukon, OK, Kimberly Columbus and husband Chris of Platte City, MO, and Keri Meyer and husband Dane of Yukon; step-children, Gerri and Scott Young of Southaven, MA, and Bud and Amy Forrest of Tupelo, MS; grandchildren, Tyler, Bradyn and Gabrielle Meyer of Yukon, OK, and Kendal Keith of Platte City, MO; eight step-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; brother, Gary Nelson of Overland Park, KS; sisters, Sandi Baker of Lancaster, WI, Patricia Regan and husband Rick of Andale, KS, and Ginger Greene of Yukon, OK; aunt, Betty Hefner of Lawton, OK; uncle, Neely Nelson and wife Frances of Creedmore, NC; along with many nieces, nephews, cousins, Rufus Forrest, and other dear friends.
Memorial services will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, January 14, 2013 at Canadian Hills Church of the Nazarene, 11744 W. Reno (1/2 mile west of Mustang Road), Yukon, OK.
Memorial donations may be made in Elaine's memory to Hospice of Oklahoma County, 4334 NW Expressway # 106, Oklahoma City, OK 73116.