Annabelle Ingham, 89, of Edmond, Okla., passed away on January 3, 2017.
Annabelle Hunnicutt was born to Dewey W. Hunnicutt and Esther Cole Hunnicutt on June 24, 1927 in Cushing, Okla. She married Mahlon Ingham (her beloved) on August 5, 1948 at First Baptist Church in Newkirk, Okla. where they were raised.
Dr. Mahlon and Annabelle lived in Borger, Texas for 45 years. They were members of First United Methodist Church and actively involved in the church choir and lay witness missions sharing the good news of Jesus Christ with many in the community and others throughout the country.
Music was a vital part of Annabelle's life. She was a life member of Sigma Alpha Iota, International Music Fraternity and active in Borger Music Club, Barbershop Belles, community choir and orchestra, and both taught and directed music throughout her life. She also established the Hand Bell Choir at FUMC. She was also actively involved in numerous organizations throughout the "Top of Texas''.
Wherever she and Dr. Mahlon were, they were praising the Lord. Annabelle has been attending Faith Bible Church in Edmond for the last 14 years.
She was preceded in death by her husband Dr. Mahlon E. Ingham.
Survivors include her sons Greg Ingham (Patty) of Amarillo, John Ingham (Rhonda) of Fort Worth, Bob Ingham (Janet) of Canyon and daughter, Dr. Patricia Ingham Overhulser (Robert) of Edmond, Okla.
12 grandchildren: Kyle and Lesley Ingham of Amarillo, Texas, Kim and Chris Hopson of Canyon, Texas, Scott and Erinn Ingham of Canyon, Sarah and Robert Garza of Fort Worth, Texas, Cynthia Ingham of Fort Worth, Anna and Nick Yelvington and Krista Overhulser of Edmond; six great- grandchildren: Allison Belle and Kahlon Ingham, Jacob and Jonah Hopson, and Collin and Annabelle "Annie'' Ingham; sister Patricia Chlouber (Ken) of Leadville Colo.
Celebration service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, January 21, 2017 at First United Methodist Church in Borger, Texas. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, 200 N McGee, Borger, TX 79007; StuMo, PO Box 567, Conway, AR 72033 - in memo state that gift is in memory of Annabelle Ingham or give on line https://secure-q.net/Donations/StudentMI/14761 (these gifts will be used for her granddaughters ministry overseas); Faith Bible Church, 600 N Coltrane, Edmond, OK 73034 or the charity of your choice.
Published on January 17, 2017