NORMAN ---- Thelma E. (Fish) Breedlove, 85, of Norman, passed away at 11:45 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 6, 2005 at Dunn Memorial Hospital.
Born Aug. 2, 1919 in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of James and Lena (Stipp) Cummings. She married Fred Fish in July 1934 and he passed away in 1967. She later married Ira Breedlove on May 6, 1972 and he passed away in December 1989.
She was a homemaker and was employed at NSWC Crane for a short time. She was a member of the Mundell Christian Church, Norman Conservation Club and the Flatwood Neighbors Club. She loved bluegrass music and spending time with all her family and friends.
Survivors include: one daughter Susie Bailey of Bedford; one son David Fish and his wife Donna of Bedford; a daughter-in-law Kay Fish of Springville; 10 grandchildren, Linda Poole and her husband Wayne of Columbus, Sharon Montgomery and her husband Mike of Columbus, Clint Fish and his wife Tonya of Bloomington, Christy Seville and her husband Keith of Florida, Darin Fish and his wife Danielle of Bedford, Kortni Fish of Bedford, Jason Bailey and his wife Wendy of Bedford, Jarod Bailey of Bedford, Tonya Bunch and her husband Kevin of Mitchell, and Tammy Martindale of Georgia; 17 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; one brother Bob Cummings of Seymour; one sister Mabel Gulley of Winchester; several nieces and nephews; and her caretaker Shirley Hamilton of Norman.
She was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands, two sons, Alfred and Ronn Fish, three brothers, Ralph, George, and Cecil Cummings, three sisters, Alma Hughes, Gladys Jones and Mary Prewitt, one daughter-in-law Louise Fish, one son-in-law Denny Bailey and one grandchild Allen Fish.
Funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Wednesday at Elmwood Chapel of Day & Carter Mortuary, Bedford, with Pastor John Wisley officiating. Burial will follow in Liberty Cemetery in Norman.
Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. today, and from 11 a.m. until the hour of service Wednesday at the mortuary.