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Mary Thomasina Surritte

Graveside services for Mary Thomasina Surritte, 92, Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, April 24, 2022, at Amy Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.


Mrs. Surritte passed away at 9:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 20, 2022, at Baptist Retirement Village, Broken Arrow, Oklahoma.


She was born February 16, 1930, at Bakersfield, Missouri, to Thomas Luther Rhoads and Oma Mae Lewis Rhoads.  On April 30, 1950, she was married at Hocomo, Missouri, to Benny (Dale) Surritte, who preceded her in death on December 2, 2015.


She is survived by: her daughter, Dalene and her husband, Kenny Wells, her son, Ken and his wife, Nita Surritte. Grandchildren: Kendra and Patrick Smith of Edmond, Oklahoma, Cacey and Lauren Wells of Boone, North Carolina and Kelsey Jeremy Baldwin of Edmond, Oklahoma. The lights of her life are her great grandchildren: Terra Wells, Harper Mae Wells, Lincoln Silas Smith, and Ari Dillon Baldwin each one when you mentioned their names she literally would light up.


Her parents, husband, five siblings and great-grandson, Hudson Taylor Wells, preceded her in death.


Memorial contributions may be made to and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO  65775. Online condolences may be expressed at