Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Artie Doris Geeslin was born August 30, 1926 to Joseph Everett and Minnie (Thomas) Langley in Oakdale, TN. She passed away Thursday September 17, 2020 at Cimarron Nursing Center in Kingfisher, OK at the age of 94. Artie graduated from high school in Oakdale, TN and was visiting Oklahoma where she met Joe Geeslin. They were married September 14, 1947 at the Baptist Parsonage in Greenfield which is the same home where they lived and raised their girls. She worked at Garvey’s and Tyler’s Department Store in Watonga. Artie later served as postmaster in Greenfield for 27 years. Artie was a member of Eastern Star and was a longtime member of the Greenfield Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School for a few years and served as church treasurer for 50 years. She enjoyed cooking and sewing.