Goldie Pauline Hoskins, sixty-two, of Ardmore, Oklahoma, passed from this life Friday, February 23, 2007, at her home in Ardmore. She was born June 11, 1944, to Vernie Sylvester and Syndia Plew Gillum, in Springer, Oklahoma.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers - Marvin and Leo Gillum, and two sisters - Maudie Ann Sellers and Leafy Violet Gillum.
Survivors include: one son - Shane Hoskins and his wife Alisha, of Waurika, OK; one daughter - Twana and her husband Chris Contreas of Bowie, TX; three brothers - Ardell Gillum of Ardmore, OK, Hughie Lee Gillum of Waco, TX, and Jim Gillum of Wilson, OK; one sister - Alta Marie Rowe of Choctaw, OK; four grandchildren - Christen and Chris Contreas, and Kyson and Kabrey Hoskins; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside services for Mrs. Hoskins were at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, February 27, 2007, at the Ryan Cemetery in Ryan, Oklahoma, with Rev. Jim Gillum officiating. Burial was under the direction of Spivey Funeral Home in Wilson, Oklahoma.