CAROL ADELLE SCHREINER
Graveside service for Carol Adelle Schreiner, 91-year-old former Watonga resident, will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, May 20, 2019 at the Watonga IOOF Cemetery under the direction of Wilkinson Mortuary. There will be viewing for friends & family on Sunday from 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. in the Wilkinson funeral home parlor.
Carol was born June 25, 1927 in Hitchcock, Okla to Ardian Leroy and Helen Gladys Milligan Wray and passed May 12, 2019 at Heritage Community Center, Guymon, Okla.
Carol grew up in the gypsum Hills north west of Roman Nose while attending Centralia Country School and yes, she rode a horse with her brother Jim to school every day. She later graduated from Hitchcock, always quick to share that she actually got to skip a grade and later attended Phillips University in Enid, Okla.
On March 23, 1951 she married Albert Herman Schreiner in Enid, Okla and the made their home back on those same hills she grew up on. They were soon named Schreiner’s Hills and then became the “Mule Barn” to everyone near & far.
Carol alongside Albert installed carpet, ran the riding stables at Roman Nose and the Watonga Livestock Auction all while raising 3 kids. She was active in the Watonga FFA Mothers Club, both Hitchcock & Watonga 4-H clubs, Watonga Horse Club and loved to support the youth of the area.
Carol enjoyed working crossword puzzles, hand making cards, her daily phone call visits with her best friends Donna & DotLou. She adored her grandkids, but it was the great grands that she was truly crazy about.
Survivors include son Randy & wife Linda Schreiner of Texhoma, Ok. Grandchildren Jason & wife Jana Schreiner of Guymon, Ok; Jarod & wife Cassi Schreiner of Goodwell, Ok; Brandi & Clay Gilliland of Weatherford, Ok; Cody Lane Wright of Geary, Ok; Leah & husband Clint Cushenberry of Ponca City, Ok; 11 great grandkids & a new one due next month. She is also survived by sister in law Carol Ann Wray & niece Cathy Redinger of Kingfisher, Ok.
Carol was preceded in death by her husband Albert, daughters Lynne Kay Wright & Gayla Fay Cornelson, her parents, brother Jim, a half-brother, 3 infant brothers & niece Jane McCrary.