Rebecca Jane Sapulpa was born February 7, 1953 in Talihina, to Benjamin and Katherine (Walker) Austin. She passed from this life December 30, 2012 in Antlers, at the age of 59. She was a member Fresh Beginnings Church in Finley. Rebecca enjoyed Gospel singing, shopping, making frybread and banaha. She also liked to volunteer with the Dutch House and New Beginnings. Rebecca was preceded in death by her parents: Benjamin and Katherine Austin; grandparents: David Walker and Agnes Graman. She is survived by her children: Christy Sapulpa-Myers and husband Troy of Lake Ridge, Virginia; grandchildren: Yasmin, Aliyah, Shakira and Arianna; stepsons: Sean Sapulpa and Scott Sapulpa; brother: Mr. & Mrs. Dwight Austin of Finley; sisters: Eugenia Mae (Austin) Martinez and husband Custer of Finley, Shelly Dawn Greenwood and husband Cubby of Finley; nephews: Mr. & Mrs. Ben Austin, Mr. & Mrs. Nathan Austin, Earl Austin, Mr. & Mrs. Anthony Martinez, Brent Greenwood, Cody Greenwood; nieces: Melissa Austin, Catherine Martinez, Nizhoni Martinez, Jessica Billy and Lavanda; as well as many other relatives and friends. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, January 3, 2013 at Fresh Beginnings Church with Pastor Joyce Luman officiating. Pallbearers include Nathan Scott, Virgil James, Truman Jefferson, Bobby Ludlow, Rufus Eyachabbe, & Roy Ludlow with Honorary Pallbearers as Glen Johnson, Wilburn Shields, Larry Begley, Bob Turner, Doug Fraley, Jack Austin, Dr. Gary Works, Andrew James, & Ben Alexander. Interment will follow at Austin Family Cemetery in Finley. Family and friends may send online condolences at www.millscoffey.com .
Funeral Services were conducted by: Mills~Coffey Funeral Home in Antlers