Joyce Lorene Black

November 12, 1934 - May 5, 2020
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Lorene Black, 85, of Cordell, Oklahoma passed away on May 5th, 2020 in Corn, Oklahoma. She was born on November 12th, 1934 to George Bentley and Retha Belle (Rutherford) in Van Buren, Arkansas. Lorene grew up and attended school in Cordell, Oklahoma. She met Terry C. Black and they were united in marriage on June 30, 1951, he preceded her in death on May 24, 1997. Lorene loved being at home and taking care of her children. She was a member of the Calvary Baptist church in Cordell, Oklahoma.
As a child she lived in the top of the Cordell Court House where her mother cleaned the Court House.
Lorene worked with her husband at Terry’s T.V. where he had purchased his own business. She loved working in her flower gardens. Her and Terry purchased a place at Fort Cobb down by the Lake where she and her husband enjoyed relaxing and vegetable gardening to get away from the cares and stress of the world. Other types of jobs was cleaning homes, banks and any other odd jobs just to get out of the house. She loved the outdoors.
She helped in the nursery at the Calvary Baptist Church because of the love she had for all the children.
Lorene best friends was Barbara and Coy Macbeth and Jim and Fay Franklin. She loved going to Colorado with her husband and best friends to go fishing and just enjoy the great outdoors.
Her great accomplishments in life were Loving the Lord Jesus, Having a great marriage, Raising children that were model citizens.
Lorene will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

Survivors include:
2 Children: Terry Black and wife Leann, Dill City, OK
Tammy Daniel and husband Roger, Cordell, OK
3 Grandchildren: Kimberly Sylvester and husband Jason, Amber Gipson and husband Scott, David Samuel Black
8 Great Grandchildren: Reece Christian, Justin Sylvester, Kyler Sylvester, Paisley Gipson, Grayson Gipson, Amberly Gipson, Oakley Gipson, Willow Gipson
1 Brother, J.C. Rutherford, Cordell, OK
Numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Preceded in death by Parents, Husband, 1 Sister, Colleen Gwaltney, and two twin baby sisters, 2 Brothers: Jim Rutherford and Calvin Rutherford.

Graveside: 1:00p.m., Friday, May 8, 2020
Lawnview Cemetery, Cordell, OK

Visitation: 1:00p.m., Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Ray & Martha's Funeral Home, Cordell, OK
9:00a.m., Thursday, May 7, 2020
Ray & Martha's Funeral Home, Cordell, OK
Under the direction of Ray & Martha's Funeral Home, Cordell, Ok

Service Information

Date: May 6, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: May 7, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Tammy daniel
cordell, OK
Will miss u mom love u alot I no u are with dad and your sister and brothers .love ya Tammy and roger
Etta Tackett-Pardue
Oklahoma City, OK
I’m so sorry for the loss of your mother, Tammy.  I know she is with your dad in Heaven.  I love you!
Diane Rutherford Hardwicke
Kingwood, TX
We will miss you so much Aunt Lorene.  But we take comfort in knowing that you are reunited in Heaven with all the loved ones that have gone before.  Love, Diane, David & the Hardwicke Family.
Tracy Flies
Wylie, TX
I am so sorry for your loss.  I know she is laughing and kidding around with mom and her brothers and your dad.  A Rutherford Thanksgiving reunion in the making.  Love, Tracy, Alan and the Flies family.
Terry C Black Jr.
Dill City, OK
Mom. Enjoy your just reward. Jesus and all your family.
Brian Clayton
Clinton, OK
Terry, I’m so sorry for your loss, but we know she is in a greater place. May God bless you and your family at this step in your life.
We miss y’all.
Leann Black
Dill City, OK
I will miss my little Mother in love so very much. I’ve learned a lot from her these 43 years plus. She was always gentle, kind, forgiving,& sweet. She was my second mom!! She did a great job raising her kids to love Jesus.
Stephanie wess
Cordell, OK
So many good memories of living across the street. I was blessed to have known her.
Leisha Schneberger
Burns Flat, OK
Lorene was a very sweet person. She cleaned my house for me a few times when I needed some extra help. I remember what an excellent job she did! Heaven has gained a beautiful soul!!
Kenny and Rebecca Waugh
ELK City, OK
Praying for your family.  We love you!
Terry Haws
Wichita Falls, TX
Lorene was a wonderful woman
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