Services for Corna Colbert were held Friday, Jan. 19, at Temple and Sons Funeral home in Oklahoma City. Born Jan. 13, 1921, in Elmore City, he served in World War II and retired from Vance Air Force Base in 2000. His wife Frances, both parents and three siblings preceded him in death. He leaves sisters Corene Miles and Maxine Colbert of Elmore City and Loraine Colbert of Oklahoma City; brothers Lawrence Colbert and his wife Mary of Anchorage, Alaska, Curtis Colbert and his wife Naomi and Buel Colbert and his wife Bonnie of Oklahoma City and Charles Colbert of Los Angeles; children Mary Colbert of Fort Worth, Texas, and Larry and Terry Colbert of Norman; grandchildren Quantrell Colbert of Atlanta, Shawn Colbert of Dayton, Ohio, and Shelly Mason of Moore; and great-grandchildren, Iesha, Moriyah and Corna Mason of Moore.
Published on  January 25, 2007