Carolyn Reue

Carolyn Sue Reue was born on Friday, March 7, 1947 in Durant, Okla. to Gaylord Weldon and Irene (Aven) Sturgess and passed from this life on Friday, April 19, 2019 at the age of 72.

She was a longtime resident of Dallas and Garland. She was of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed reading novels, arts and crafts and home improvement projects. Most of all she loved spending time with her family and her grandchildren.

She married Edwin Charles Reue, Jr. August 20, 1971 in Dallas, Texas.

She was preceded in death by her parents Gaylord Weldon and Irene (Aven) Sturgess, husband Edwin Charles Reue, Jr., brother Tom Sturgess and sister Jean Knight.

Survivors include her daughter Jennifer Acosta and husband Carlos of Garland, Texas; grandsons Carlos Acosta and Lucas Acosta of Garland, Texas; granddaughter Sofie Acosta of Garland, Texas; brothers Jack Sturgess and wife Gail of Paris, Texas, Gaylord Sturgess and wife Sharon of Arlington, Texas and uncle Anthony Pruitt and wife Rachel of Dallas, Texas.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, April 22, 2019 at 1 p.m. at the Monterey Chapel, 224 S. Ninth Ave. in Durant.

A family visitation will be held Monday prior to the service at the Monterey Chapel.

Carlos Acosta, Carlos Acosta, Gaylord Sturgess, Jack Sturgess, Tim Hampton and Jason Hicks will serve as pallbearers.

Arrangements are under the direction of Gordon Funeral Home, 221 N. Third in Durant.
Phone (580) 916-9090

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