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Mary Louise (Moore) Poulson, a young 92 year old from Mutual, OK, died on April 10, 2016 with her family by her side. Louise was born on February 21, 1924 in Springdale, AR to Leonard and Ella (Smith) Moore.

Louise attended elementary in Oklahoma City and Norman Schools and high school at Vici Public Schools, where she graduated with the Class of 1942. She married Cleo Harland Poulson "Booje" on September 7, 1941 in Leedey, OK. The couple was blessed with three children, Harland, Kathryn, and Cynthia. Booje and Louise raised their family on the family farm south of Mutual.

Louise was a homemaker and occasionally helped her brother at his Best Way grocery store in Vici, OK. Louise was a housewife and she enjoyed cooking, sewing, and being with her family. She was known for her good biscuits at the lake or wherever she was. She was a charter member of the First Baptist Church of Vici since her youth. She taught Sunday School and Bible School and served on many committees.

Louise was preceded in death by her husband Booje; parents Leonard and Ella Moore; brothers Ed Moore, Rhea Moore, John Moore, Earl Moore, Jerry Moore and Robert Moore; sisters Lucille Jones, Sybil Weeden, and Elaine Moore; and great granddaughter Zoie Day of Sierra Vista, AZ.

Louise is survived by son Harland Poulson and wife Ellen of Foss, OK; daughters Kathryn Hamilton and husband Eugene of Fargo, OK and Cynthia "Cindy" Mulberger and husband David of Pawnee, OK; nine grandchildren; several great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; nieces, nephews, other family, and a host of friends.

Graveside services were held Friday April 15, 2016 at 11:00 am at Sunnyside Cemetery, Vici, OK. Condolences may be made to the family at shawfuneralhome.net. Shaw Funeral Home of Vici
Published on April 15, 2016
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