Nancy Louis Coulter

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Nancy Louis Coulter

Broken Arrow, OK - Nancy Louis (Ross) Coulter, age 82, of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, passed away October 22, 2021, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. She was born in Sterling, Kansas to Thomas Willis Ross and Alberta Mae (McClure) Ross on May 28, 1939. Moving to Wellington, Kansas in the second grade, she graduated from Wellington High School. Nancy attended and graduated from Kansas State University with a BS in Elementary Education. She was a part of the Delta Delta Delta sorority, where she made many friends for life. In her sophomore year she was the State of Kansas representative for the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington D.C. Later that spring she met her future husband. After marrying Roger on August 13, 1961 at the First United Methodist Church in Wellington, Kansas, she taught in Manhattan, Kansas for a year before moving to Tulsa, OK, where she taught for two years in West Tulsa. After the birth of her two children, Deborah in 1966, and David in 1970, she returned to be a substitute for Fulton elementary, then became secretary for schools for the rest of her career. After her and her husband's retirement, they moved to Grand Lake of the Cherokees where she was involved in the gardening club. She enjoyed boating and fishing on the lake and taking care of the wildlife that resided around their home. After a while they decided to move back to Broken Arrow, Oklahoma where she spent the rest of her life surrounded by loved ones and friends until her passing.

Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Roger Coulter; daughter, Deborah Lewis and husband Barry; son, David Coulter and wife Bonnie and her 4 grandchildren, Jarret Coulter, Alexis Lewis, Lane Coulter, and Brody Coulter.

Nancy was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Thomas Clark Ross and sister, Judith Ann (Ross) Bales.

Memorial services for Nancy will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, November 19, 2021 at the First United Methodist Church, 202 West Harvey Avenue, Wellington, Kansas. A private interment will follow at Sumner Memorial Gardens, Wellington, Kansas.

Contributions can be given in her name to Alzheimer's Disease Research at

brightfocus.org/ADRmatch or can be mailed or left with the funeral home.

Share a memory, leave condolences or sign her digital tribute wall at www.cornejofuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Cornejo Funeral Home + Crematory, 1030 Mission Road, Wellington, Kansas.

Posted online on November 15, 2021

Published in Wellington Daily News

Obituaries in Wellington, KS | Wellington Daily News

Nancy Louis Coulter

Cornejo Funeral Home + Crematory

Nancy Louis Coulter

Broken Arrow, OK - Nancy Louis (Ross) Coulter, age 82, of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, passed away October 22, 2021, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. She was born in Sterling, Kansas to Thomas Willis Ross and Alberta Mae (McClure) Ross on May 28, 1939. Moving to Wellington, Kansas in the second grade, she graduated from Wellington High School. Nancy attended and graduated from Kansas State University with a BS in Elementary Education. She was a part of the Delta Delta Delta sorority, where she made many friends for life. In her sophomore year she was the State of Kansas representative for the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington D.C. Later that spring she met her future husband. After marrying Roger on August 13, 1961 at the First United Methodist Church in Wellington, Kansas, she taught in Manhattan, Kansas for a year before moving to Tulsa, OK, where she taught for two years in West Tulsa. After the birth of her two children, Deborah in 1966, and David in 1970, she returned to be a substitute for Fulton elementary, then became secretary for schools for the rest of her career. After her and her husband's retirement, they moved to Grand Lake of the Cherokees where she was involved in the gardening club. She enjoyed boating and fishing on the lake and taking care of the wildlife that resided around their home. After a while they decided to move back to Broken Arrow, Oklahoma where she spent the rest of her life surrounded by loved ones and friends until her passing.

Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Roger Coulter; daughter, Deborah Lewis and husband Barry; son, David Coulter and wife Bonnie and her 4 grandchildren, Jarret Coulter, Alexis Lewis, Lane Coulter, and Brody Coulter.

Nancy was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Thomas Clark Ross and sister, Judith Ann (Ross) Bales.

Memorial services for Nancy will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, November 19, 2021 at the First United Methodist Church, 202 West Harvey Avenue, Wellington, Kansas. A private interment will follow at Sumner Memorial Gardens, Wellington, Kansas.

Contributions can be given in her name to Alzheimer's Disease Research at

brightfocus.org/ADRmatch or can be mailed or left with the funeral home.

Share a memory, leave condolences or sign her digital tribute wall at www.cornejofuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Cornejo Funeral Home + Crematory, 1030 Mission Road, Wellington, Kansas.

Posted online on November 15, 2021

Published in Wellington Daily News