Oleta J. Whitehead 74, of Broken Bow, Oklahoma, passed January 9, 2013 at McCurtain Memorial Hospital in Idabel, OK. She was born April 7, 1938 in Dequeen, AR the daughter of Joe Brown and Mary Beatrice (Brett) Whitehead. She was preceded in death by her parents, two nieces, Shannon and Tera and one nephew, Kenny. Oleta was a member of Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church. She loved spending time with family and enjoyed coloring and playing with baby dolls. Oleta is survived by two brothers, James S. Whitehead of Apache, OK, Ed Whitehead and wife, Linda of Millerton; two sisters, Mary Jo Harris and Jimmie Lou Shields both of Broken Bow, OK; several nieces, nephews and friends.Cemetery:Broken Bow Cemetery, Broken Bow, OK \nTo send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Oleta J. Whitehead, please visit our floral store.