TAHLEQUAH – Mary Helen Tubbs died at home with family and friends at her side on Aug. 6, 2015. She has a son, John Robert Haynes and his wife Shannon; one stepson, Billy Haynes; three stepdaughters, Theresa Bridges and husband James, Sarah Tubbs and husband Jimmy Martinez, and Stacy Tubbs Ramos and husband Joey Ramos; three granddaughters; and five grandsons. She is survived by Roxanne Ericksen and Paul; Charles Small and wife Joann; James Small and wife Terri; Richard Small and wife Denise; Christene Roos and Scott; Lisa Small; and many nieces, nephews, and friends who love her dearly. Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Tubbs; parents, Robert C. and Lilly Anne Small; sister, Roberta Small; grandparents; and uncle, Bill Dwyer. There will be a memorial service at the 29Eleven Church in Tahlequah on Aug. 12 at 11 a.m. Reception will follow.There will also be a memorial service for family and friends in South Dakota on Sept. 3. The time is pending. Come help us celebrate Mary’s life of love for family, friends and Christ. Her favorite Scripture is Jeremiah 29:11 and she lived it. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the “Run for the Son” foundation with the Christian Motorcycle Association, P.O. Box 9, Hatfield, Ark., 71945, or a charity of your choice.
Published on  August 11, 2015