Polina May Koons
Polina May Koons - (September 19th 1866- October 14th 1960)
Polina May Koons, 94, of 2216 E. 18th St., an Oklahoma pioneer,
died in a Tulsa hospital Thursday.
Mrs. Koons and her husband, George B. Koons, who died in 1926,
were married when she was 16 years old. They homesteaded a farm near Temple in
1901. She has been a Tulsa resident since 1924.
Survivors include her daughter, Mrs. A.E. Ashley, 2216 E. 18th St.
; two sons, E.N. Koons, Los Angeles, California, and W. S. Koons, 1932 S.
Florence Place; five other daughters, Mrs. Riley S. Smith, 1809 W. Cameron Ave.;
Mrs. Lulu Swisher, Sacamento, California; Mrs. Hal Lang, 2805 E. 4th Place; Mrs.
P.M. Kelsay, Carbonhill. Alabama; and Mrs. D.W. Wilkerson, Kansas City,
Missouri; 14 Grandchildren, 31 Great Grandchildren and 2 Great Great
Arrangements are pending with Tulsa-Whisenhunt Funeral Home.
Polina is buried in the Rose Hill cemetery, Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Tulsa Daily World
Friday, October 14, 1960
Submitted by Mary Jane Ohms