at Swearingen Funeral Home Chapel, in Seminole, with Rev.
Survivors include two daughters, Bertha Tilkens, of Norman and Bonnie Gibson and her husband Jimmy, of Mounds; four sons, Thomas Jones and his wife Roseann, of Seminole, Paul Alexander and his wife Ann, of Tecumseh, Marvin Alexander, of Shawnee and David Alexander and his wife Melia, of Hartsville, Tenn.
She had 32 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren.
A guest book is available at Gibbs Alexander, 92, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday July 8, 2009, in Norman. Linda was born on March 21, 1917, to Wadie and Manny (Cumseh) Gibbs, in Sasakwa.
She moved to Norman, in 1962 where she retired from the State of Oklahoma in 1985 after working for 27 years at the Griffin State Memorial Hospital.
Thursday, July 23, 2009, at Riverside Indian Baptist Church at 219 East Jefferson in Tecumseh. Friday, at Hitchittee Indian Methodist Church (five miles east of Little and a half-mile north of SH 99A). Saturday, July 25, at the Hitchittee Indian Methodist Church.
Pastor John Spradlin of Riverside Indian Bapitst Church will officiate the service.She is survived by her daughters, Sandra Yzaguirre and Christy Fontenot, both of Oklahoma City; brothers, Jesse Carpitcher, of Oklahoma City and Danny Carpitcher, of Seattle, Wash.; and sisters, Francis Glenn, Erma Harjo, and Carol Carpitcher, all of Oklahoma City Preceding her in death are her parents and son, Manuel Yzaguirre.Funeral Services are scheduled for Monday, June 22, 2009, at 1 p.m.On June 4, 1989 he was ordained as a Baptist Minister.He married Katherine Jo Hawkins March, 2, 1967, in Midwest City.She participated in native Indian ceremonial dances and co-authored books on the Muskogean-Creek language.