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Twila M Prough

January 21, 1947 January 13, 2020
Twila M Prough
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Twila Mae Prough, 72, left this worldly home on Monday January 13th, 2020.
Twila was born on January 21st, 1947 to Marion Francis and Josephine Alice (Cassiday) Shellhammer in Guthrie, Oklahoma. They brought her home to their small four room farm house just outside of Coyle, Oklahoma where she grew up being the fourth of seven children. Many wonderful stories came are told from growing up in that small love filled home. She attended and graduated from Coyle High School in 1965. Soon after she married her high school sweetheart, James Phillip Longan. From this union they had two daughters, Terri and Tammi.
She worked at the Payne County Bank in Perkins, Oklahoma until she retired in 2004, While there she touched many more lives than we will probably ever know. During that time she was very active in the City of Perkins Government. She served on the Perkins City Council for many years and served one term as Mayor.
In June 2001 at her granddaughters birthday party she met Larry Prough her son-in-law’s uncle. They began dating and were married a few months later. After retiring they traveled in their motor home across the USA and Canada and took many cruises throughout the world. They were very active in the Sim-R-On Good Sam RV Club where they met many wonderful friends. Her greatest joy was spending time with their grandchildren and they often took them on summer trips with them.
Twila was preceded in death by her Father, Marion Francis Shellhammer, Mother Josephine Alice (Cassiday) Shellhammer, Sister Nancy Payne and her husband Vernon, Brother Ronald Shellhammer, Sister Marilyn Jarred, aand her ex-husband James Phillip Logan.
She is survived by her husband Larry Prough; Daughter Terri Prough and her husband Michael and Daughter Tammi Smith and her fiancé Craig Thomas; Step Son Todd Prough; Sister Sharon Priess and her husband Bob; Brother Charles Shellhammer and his wife Anita; Sister Alice Mc Ewen and her husband Richar; Sister-in-law Dina Shellhammer, and Brother-in-law Chuck Jarred; her Grandchildren Dillon Prough, Ali Perez and her husband Louis, Gage Prough and his fiancé Makenzie, Justin Prough, Lance Smith and his fiancé Shandra McDonald, Angel Andrew, Ben Prough and his wife Jordan, Austin Prough and his wife Mary Jo; Great Grandchildren Ali Perez, Micheal Prough, Kyler Prough, Kieyah Parmalee, Jameson Prough, and Aiden Prough; Numerous Nieces and Nephews and other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. in the Mehan Union Church.


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Tuesday

21

Jan

2:00 PM 1/21/2020 2:00:00 PM
Mehan Church

8300 E 68th
Stillwater, OK 74074

Mehan Church
8300 E 68th Stillwater 74074 OK
United States
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