Velma Jane Mahurin

March 12, 1926 - April 25, 2021
Velma Mahurin

Velma Jane Mahurin of Miami, OK passed from this life Sunday, April 25, 2021 at Higher Call Nursing Center in Quapaw, OK. She was 95.

Velma was born March 12, 1926 in Grove, OK to Perry and Viola (George) Meadows. She had lived in the Ottawa and Delaware County area since 1950. She was a member of the Northeast Baptist Church in Miami, OK and had worked as a telephone operator supervisor.
Velma was preceded in death by her husband Leslie Edward “Red” Mahurin, her parents, 3 brothers and 3 sisters.

Survivors include 2 sons Norman Mahurin of Austin, TX and Dale Mahurin of Cushing, OK, 2 brothers John Wiley Meadows of Oregon and Franklin Meadows of Michigan, 5 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

A private family service will be held. Arrangements have been placed in the care of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, OK. Online condolences may be made at