Roberta Wike Jones, 1924-2020

Roberta Wike Jones, 96, of Columbia, died peacefully on Saturday, May 16, 2020.She was born on Jan. 19, 1924 in Coal County, Oklahoma, the fourth daughter of Jacob Lester and Luella Channell Wike. Roberta grew up in the homestead of Allen Wright, the Chief of the Choctaw Tribe in Indian Territory who named the State of Oklahoma, and she went on to love and teach Oklahoma history. After graduating from Wapanucka HS in 1941 she entered college, but interrupted her education and […]

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