TULSA, Okla. — Rebecca Sue “Becca” Ehster Smokes, 21, died Oct. 31, at St. John Medical Center, Tulsa, Okla. Born April 22, 1992 at Kansas City, Mo., she was the daughter of Mark Richard and Susan Diane (Richardson) Ehster.
She was a Tulsa, Oklahoma resident since 2009 coming from Great Bend. A past member of Trinity Baptist Church, Hoisington, where she taught Sunday School and was nursery attendant, she was a homemaker and a wonderful, loving mother and aunt.
Survivors include husband Justin Quincy Smokes of the home; two daughters: Alexis Marie Smokes and Serenity Mae Smokes; her mother, Susan Diane Richardson, Hoisington, and two brothers: Bradley Michael Ehster (Elizabeth) and Eric Scott Ehster (Tabitha), both of Hoisington; her maternal grandmother, Georgia Richardson of Hoisington; her paternal grandparents, Ronald and Karen Ehster of Merritt Island, Fla., and her nieces and nephews: Xavier Ehster, Mya Ehster, Marcus Ehster, Maecyn Ehster, and E. J. Ehster.
She was preceded in death by her father, Mark Ehster; one half-sister, Kim Ehster; and maternal grandfather, Alfred Richardson.
Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 1 p.m. at Bryant Funeral Home with Pastor Jeff Johnson officiating. Inurnment will be at Hoisington Cemetery, Hoisington, at a later date. Visitation will be from noon to 9 p.m., with the family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 5, at Bryant Funeral Home.
Memorials are suggested to the Rebecca Sue Ehster Expense Fund, in care of Bryant Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at www.bryantfh.net
Funeral Arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Home*
1425 Patton Road
Great Bend, Kansas 67530
Great Bend (Kan) Tribune, Nov. 5, 2013