Bertha M. McCoin of Commerce passed away Saturday, June 19, 2010, at Eastwood Manor Nursing Home in Commerce. She was 97.

Mrs. McCoin was born July 12, 1912, in Webb City, Mo., to Robert and Martha (Collins) Adams. She had lived in the Quapaw and Commerce area most of her life. She was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her husband Clarence W. McCoin, Sr. a granddaughter Teresa Burkybile Moss, her parents and a sister Pearl Pierce.

Survivors includes one son and his wife, Clarence “Mac” and Sharon McCoin of Commerce; six grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday June 25, at the Fairland Cemetery in Fairland. Rev. Jerry VonMoss will officiate. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday June 24, at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Miami. Services are under the directions of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Miami. Online condolences may be made at