Kristi Cain's Story
Kristi Cain Witt Kinkade was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on Aug. 9, 1972, to Florene Batt-Cain and Charlie Cain. She passed away on Dec. 30, 2017, in her home in Kellyville, Oklahoma, at the age of 45 years, 4 months and 21 days.
She attended and graduated from Sequoyah High School where she made lifelong friends. She then attended the University of Oklahoma, but returned to Tahlequah during her last Semester and graduated from Northeastern State University where she was awarded her chemistry degree. She was one of five Native American students in the US to get a scholarship from American Indian Science and Engineering Society.
Kristi will be greatly missed by her family and friends who enjoyed her vibrant personality, sense of humor and loyal friendships. She succumbed to cancer, which progressed very quickly.
Kristi is preceded in death by her father, Charlie Cain.
She is survived by her husband, Roger Kinkade of the home; two sons Nicklos and Trace of the home; and mother Florene of Tahlequah. She is also survived by many cousins, nephews, nieces, friends and other relatives.
Kristi's life will be honored at the Briggs Tri-Web Community Center on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, with a lunch that will begin at 11 a.m.; bring a dish if you wish. A memorial celebrating her life begins at 1 p.m.
Published on January 11, 2018