Monta Ann (Morris) Drew, 81, of Sallisaw, Oklahoma passed away on September 24, 2017 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. She was born on February 8, 1936 in Vian, Oklahoma to Rosa Ann (Moss) Morris and Joseph Alexander Morris. She attended and graduated with a two year degree from Bacone College where she met Fred Drew, Sr. They were married on June 16, 1956 in Vian, Oklahoma. She was a homemaker and substitute teacher for the Grants Public Schools in New Mexico.
2 sons: Fred Drew Jr. and wife, Tanya Sue and Joseph Drew
2 daughters: Yvonne Drew and Ramona Hittlet and husband, William
Grandchildren: Timothy Drew, David Drew and wife, Katy Beth, Audrey Gloyna and husband, Blake, Jeremiah Drew, Richard Drew and wife, Vanessa, Danny Drew and companion, Breeana Ledbetter, JoDee Harper and husband, Paden, JoSette Meyers, Glynna Shamblin and husband, James
11 great grandchildren
Sister: Ada Leaf and husband, Cleo
A host of nieces and nephews
She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Drew Sr.; her daughter, Monta Suzette; her parents, Joseph and Rosa Morris; brothers, Taylor, Joseph, and David Morris; and sisters, Lulu Boggs and Ruth Young.
Services will be at 10:30 am on September 29, 2017 at First Baptist Church in Sallisaw, Oklahoma. Burial will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Vian, Oklahoma under the direction of Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Service, Inc.123 S. Wheeler- P.O. Box 566 - Sallisaw, OK 74955.
Active Pallbearers will be Paden Harper, Timothy Drew, David Drew, Richard Drew, Daniel Drew, and Jeremiah Drew.
Viewing will be Thursday from 10 am - 8 pm at Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home in Sallisaw. The family will greet from 6 - 8 pm at the funeral home.