Born December 18, 1927 in Choctaw, OK to Curtis and Ethel Taylor. She moved into her heavenly home on April 27, 2023. Family members who preceded her in death are her husband, Baird O Askins, her parents, Curtis & Ethel Taylor, sister Jewell Worsham, Brothers Isaac and Marlon Taylor, and son James
She graduated from OKC Central High School in 1946 and attended OCU. She became a member of OKC First United Methodist Church in 1939 and was an almost lifelong member, active in many areas of church life.
Her primary occupation was making a loving Christian home for her family. Later she spent over 18 years loving the children and teachers of Greenvale Elementary School where she served as the principal's secretary. She was blessed with many devoted friends during her life.
She is survived by her children Susan (David) Wisby, Judy (Richard) Beyea, Karen (Richard) Boyd, Bill Askins, David (Debbie) Askins and their children and grandchildren.
A celebration of life will be held at First United Methodist Church, OKC, at 10:30 AM on Thursday, May 4, 2023. In lieu of flowers, the family requests any donations be made to First United Methodist Church or a charitable organization of personal choice.