Winfield Daily Courier (Dec/11/2004)

Friday December 3rd, 2004


LAWTON, Okla. Leila (McDade) Couch, 79, of Lawton, formerly of Winfield, died suddenly in a hospital Nov. 26, 2004. She was living with her oldest daughter in Lawton.

Her wishes were to be cremated. A family service will be held in Lawton. Becker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Couch was born Oct. 30, 1925, in Winfield. In 1962 she moved from Winfield to Arkansas City and in 1966 moved to Monahans, Texas. There she married Thurston Couch. In 1970 they returned to Winfield where she lived until moving to Lawton in 2002.

Her husbands, Robert Baucom and Thurston Couch, preceded her in death.

Survivors include her children, Rita Scott, Lawton, Sherry DiRenzo, Moline, Ill., and Peggy Terranez, Arkansas City; two sisters, Maxine Dewald, Barrhead, Alberta, Canada, and Lois Watson, Houston, Texas.