The Edmond Sun

July 2, 2013

Ola Belle Drennon


The Edmond Sun

EDMOND —     Ola Belle Drennon, 91, of Edmond, Okla., died July 1, 2013 in Edmond.  She was born February 24, 1922, in Edmond, the youngest of three children of Adren and Sallie Pritchett. 

    Ola was raised and educated in Edmond and graduated from Edmond High School.

On August 2, 1941 Ola married the love of her life, Eugene Lee Drennon.  They were married 70 years prior to his death.  They have two living children, Linda Kay Vela and Sandra Wells. 

    Ola is preceded in death by her husband, Gene; father and mother Adren and Sallie Pritchett, son Gary Drennon, and granddaughter Deborah Lee Reed Smith. 

    She is survived by both daughters; son-in-law Jim Wells; daughter-in-law Vicki Drennon; three grandchildren, Eric Drennon, Jason Wells and David Wells;  six great grandchildren; brother Orvis Pritchett and numerous other family and friends.

    Graveside services will be 9:30 a.m. Friday, July 5, 2013 at Grace Lawn Cemetery, Edmond, under the direction of Demuth Funeral Home.