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Mary Pauline Beesley

August 26, 1948 - July 7, 2019

Mary Pauline Wynn Beesley was born on August 26, 1948, and passed on to her eternal home on July 7, 2019, at the age of 21 again (70). She is the oldest of five children born to Rev. O.T. and Jewel Wynn. She married the love of her life, Bill Beesley, on April 7, 1967. From that love came their three children; Mary Jo, Pam and Billy. She took pride in taking care of her family and only worked after Billy was in high school. She loved to cook for her family and had many favorite dishes that family members requested. She loved her husband and spent a lot of her time helping him on the Ranch. She loved to go to Walmart and look at everything. She was a collector of anything with bees on it. She was proud to be a ‘Bee’sley! She had a fiery redheaded spirit that only a few people saw, but she was known for her sweet giving heart.

She is preceded in death by her Dad O. T. Wynn and her Mom Jewell Wynn. She is survived by her husband Bill; daughter Mary Jo and husband Gerald Toon; daughter Pam and husband Scott Kautz; son Billy Beesley; Sweet Peas (Grandchildren) Amber and husband Jon, Bobbie and husband Phil, J.R. and wife Heather, Tristina and husband Jeremiah, Alex, Lillie, Aaron and Eli and wife Hannah; great grandchildren Piper, Dakota, Madison, Paisly, Emily, Hunter, Edelynn and Elias; her siblings Owen Wynn, James and Becky Wynn, Karen and Joe Harris, Steve and Sandy Wynn; numerous nieces; nephews; and other dearly loved family members.

A celebration of life for Mary will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, July 11, 2019, at Sonrise Community Church in Beggs with Pastor Bill Johnson officiating. Interment will follow at the Beggs Cemetery. Friends may visit the funeral home on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, from 1 p.m. until 8 pm. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel in Beggs.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Beggs. Memories, condolences, photos and videos may be shared with the family on Mary's Tribute Page at

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