Loretta Lynn Rawson
July 14, 1937 – October 17, 2018
Loretta Lynn Minyen Rawson went to be with the Lord peacefully at the age of 81, on October 17, 2018. Loretta was born July 14, 1937, in Oklahoma City, to Emmett and Audra Minyen. Loretta worked as a secretary at the Humpty Dumpty Grocery warehouse where she meet Don Delayne Rawson and they married on January 25, 1957. She later worked at Western Electric until the birth of her second child, and was blessed to become a homemaker. When her children were older, she went to Real Estate School and became a licensed Real Estate Agent and was a Real Estate Investor. Loretta loved going to Lake Texoma where they had a cabin. Some of her fondest memories came from the years they spent going to the lake with family and friends. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, genealogy, sewing, and jewelry making.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Don Delayne Rawson; son, Wendell Gordon Rawson; her parents, Emmett and Audra Minyen; her brother Don; and brother-in-law Tom Holiday.
Loretta is survived by her son, Rickey Rawson; daughter, Carla Rawson Ratcliff; sister, Carroll and her husband Gerald Hefner; sister, Glenda Sue Holiday; daughter-in-Law, Roynell Golden Rawson; six grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.