Cleta Fay Daws, a resident of Miami passed away at her home on Sunday, November 19, 2017 surrounded by her family, she was 86. She was born on February 15, 1931 in Miami to Charles Francis and Lena May (Ray) King. She was a member of the Ottawa Tribe. She attended Wyandotte Schools growing up. Cleta and her husband Charles lived in Arkoma for over thirty years before she returned to Miami in 2006. She enjoyed Indian Crafts, making dream catchers and bead work. She also loved to sew and quilt with the Ottawa Indian Tribe Quilters. Cleta was preceded in passing by her parents Charles and Lena King, her husband Charles Daws and two brothers Ray King and Jewel King.
Survivors include her children Judi Bradley and her husband Fred of Miami, Delinda Harvey of Miami, Eulene Roberts and her husband Ray of Fairland, Johna Butler and her husband Bruce of Hamilton, Mo., Donna Miller of Norco, Calif. and Dairl Daws. Also surviving are her twelve grandchildren and eighteen Great Grand children.
A Vigil Service for Cleta will begin Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 6 p.m. at Brown-Winters Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Miami. Visitation will follow from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Services will be 10 a.m. on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at the Cooper Memorial Chapel in Brown-Winters Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Miami. Interment will follow at the Ottawa Indian Cemetery.
Honorary Casketbearers will be Brad King, Richard “Punkin” King and Charles Ray King.
The family has asked that memorial Contributions be made to Gideon’s International.
Friends and family may send the family notes of encouragement by viewing Mrs. Daws Tribute Page at www.brown-winters.com.