Juanita "Nita" Posey, 67, and lifelong resident
of Knox City passed away early Tuesday morning
in Haskell. Funeral services will be held at
2:00 p.m., Thursday, August 9, 2012, at the
First Baptist Church in Knox City with Bro.
Clifton McFadden officiating. Nita will be laid
to rest alongside her parents in Rochester at
the Rochester Cemetery. Arrangements were made
under the direction of Smith Family Funeral
Homes of Knox City.
Nita was born in Knox City on March 2, 1945, to
Ophus Ola and Laura Frankie (Gunnels) Posey.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Ophus
and Laura Posey; and a sister, Bonnie Cleo.
Nita is survived by her 3 sisters, Patsy Wilson
of Haskell, Mildred McFadden of Iowa Park, Linda
Vaughn of Tyler; 2 brothers, Roy and wife
Francis Posey of Andrews, Gary Posey and wife
Nancy of Hawkins; and a host of nieces, nephews
Serving as pallbearers for Nita are her nephews,
Keith Posey, Joey Posey, Lee McFadden, Wayne
McFadden, William Wilson, and Tymothy Wilson.