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Jane Goss

September 15, 1922 — March 10, 2015

Funeral service for Roberta "Jane" (Reneau) Goss will be at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at First Christian Church, Cherokee, with Rev. Tom Stanley officiating. Interment will be at the Cherokee Municipal Cemetery under the direction of Lanman Funeral Home Inc. of Cherokee.

Jane was born on September 15, 1922 on the family farm southwest of Cherokee to J. Robert and Nell Reneau and passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in Cherokee at age of 92.

She attended Prairie Valley, Locust Grove and Cherokee Grade Schools and graduated from Cherokee High School. She attended Northwestern State College in Alva, Oklahoma.

On December 15, 1941, she was united in marriage to Louis D. Goss in the First Christian Church Parsonage by W.A. Keller. They made their home in Cherokee and moved to several military bases while Louis was in the U.S. Army.

She was a long time member of the First Christian Church in Cherokee. She was a member of the B.C. Club and Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority in Cherokee.

She worked as an assistant to Dr. Parsons and was a nurses aid at the Cherokee Masonic Hospital for fifteen years. She cooked at the Cherokee Schools for thirteen years and worked at the Alfalfa County Election Precinct for fifteen years.

Besides her parents, Jane is preceded in death by her husband, Louis Goss and three brothers, Frank Reneau, Jimmy Reneau, and Jack Reneau and one sister Helen Arnall.

She is survived by her sons, Jim and wife, Billie of Cherokee, Jerry of Foutain Hills, Arizona, Don and wife, Jackie of Cherokee; daughter, Mary Catherine Myers and husband, Randy of Las Vegas, Nevada; two grandsons, Brandon Goss and wife, Karri of Madill and Justin Goss and fiancee', Micah of Cherokee; two great grandsons , Braden and Britton of Madill; two granddaughters, Anisa Roberts and husband, Mike of Cherokee and Shannon Reed and husband, Jim of Cherokee; two great-granddaughters, Katelyn Roberts of Alva and Kiera Roberts of Cherokee and two great-grandsons, Derek McKinnon of Alva and Kolby Roberts of Cherokee.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to the First Christian Church in Cherokee.

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Saturday, March 14, 2015

Starts at 3:15 pm (Central time)

Lanman Funeral Home, Inc.

309 4th St, Helena, OK 73741

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