The Edmond Sun

November 15, 2013

Myrna Joan Sprowl


EDMOND —     Myrna Joan Sprowl, 66, of Edmond, Okla., was born December 17, 1946 in San Antonio, Texas.  She went home to Jesus on November 12, 2013 after a graceful and courageous fight with cancer.

    Myrna was employed at the VA Hospital and transferred to the IRS where she retired after 35 years of total service. At the time of her death she was employed by Infused Solutions contractor for the FAA.

    Myrna was a dedicated and faithful member of Classen Boulevard Baptist Church from 1976 until the time of her death where she was actively involved in the Praise Team, Vacation Bible School, served as a Sunday School Teacher and mentored other members.  Myrna loved participating in activities such as Lyric Theater Presentations, Jewel Box, Theater and Bunco Thursdays with her long term friends.

    Myrna was preceded in death by her father, Albert Van Meter and her mother, Stella Mills.

    She is survived by a loving family which includes her husband Thomas Sprowl; brother, Michael Van Meter Sr.; son, James D. Peck; daughters, Shelly Watson and Chrystal Sprowl; stepchildren, Pandora Loftis, Danny Sprowl, Rodney Sprowl and Timothy Sprowl; 13 grandchildren; three great grandchildren and a host of cousins, nieces and nephews.

    Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Saturday, November 16,  at Classen Boulevard Baptist Church, Oklahoma City, Okla., under the direction of Baggerley Funeral Home, Edmond. Interment will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.