Lona Kay Morelock

October 22, 1947 - December 24, 2017


Lona Kay Morelock was born October 22, 1947 in Anadarko, OK to Frank Raymond and Maxine (Austin) Svitak. She passed away Sunday, December 24, 2017 at her home in Hinton at the age of 70. Lona Kay graduated from Hydro High School in 1966 and attended The Oklahoma School of Banking and Business. She was united in marriage to Alfred "Buck" Morelock September 1, 1967 in Hydro, OK. She lived all of her life in the Hinton area. Lona Kay cleaned houses, worked at the Hinton School Lunchroom, and at the Cherokee Trading Post. She enjoyed sewing, making quilts, and most of all loved her grandchildren. She was a member of the Church of Christ where she was involved in the Ladies Bible Club and teaching Bible School.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Maxine Svitak, and one brother, Frankie Svitak.

Lona Kay is survived by her husband Alfred "Buck" Morelock of the home; three children, Trina Covington and her husband Frank of Hydro, Valerie Herrington and her husband Rick of Frisco, TX, and Seth Morelock and his wife Jessica of Hinton; five grandchildren, Dustin Covington and his wife Courtni of Norman, Kaitlyn Covington of Hydro, Bryce Herrington of Frisco, TX, Dakota Covington of Hydro, and Landen Morelock of Hinton; one great-grandchild, Bowen Covington of Norman; three siblings, Ronnie Austin and his wife Lisa of Norman, Donna Sue Hatcher and her husband Rudy of Yukon, and Dena Goosen and her husband Phil of Hydro; one sister-in-law, Pat Svitak of Weatherford, and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In Lieu of flowers the family request memorial donations to the Lariat Creek Church Camp, 94495 N. 2560 Road, Geary, OK 73040.


Services: Church of Christ, Tuesday, 1:00 pm, December 26, 2017, Hinton, OK

Officiating: Mr. James Cudd

Burial: Hinton Cemetery, Hinton, OK, under the direction of Turner Funeral Home, Hinton, Oklahoma, condolences may be sent to the family at turnerfuneralhomes@gmail.com, or you can find us on facebook.com (Turner Funeral Homes).