Kristy Lynn Greer was born May 29, 1979, in Duncan, Oklahoma to Karen and Rusty Smith. She was called home Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at Erick, Oklahoma, at the age of 37 years, 7 months and 20 days.
Kristy grew up at Clear Creek Lake and attended Bray-Doyle High School, graduating in 1997. She attended Red River Technology Center where she received her LPN license. She was later employed with Duncan Regional Hospital and continued her education at the University of Oklahoma where she received her Bachelor's degree in Nursing in 2004.
While working as an instructor at the technology center, she met Brady Greer and they were later married on Dec. 12, 2008, in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. After their marriage they moved to Erick, Oklahoma, where Kristy began working for Western Oklahoma State College as a nursing instructor, working her way up to the Director of Nursing Education. In 2010 she obtained her Master's degree in Nursing Education from the University of Oklahoma. Kristy enjoyed traveling, vacationing, board games and gardening, but was most proud to be a wife and mother. She loved nursing and caring for her patients, as well as teaching her Fusion Bible Class at Church. Kristy had great faith in the Lord and, through that Christian faith, was a great inspiration to others.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, James "Charlie" Smith, Thelma Marie Smith.
She is survived by her husband, Brady; two daughters, Makayla Nichole Miller and Cody Lynn Greer, all of the home; her parents, Rusty and Karen Smith, Marlow, Oklahoma; parents-in-law, James and Marianne Greer, Erick, Oklahoma; three sisters, Mary Chambers and husband, Matt, Bray, Oklahoma, Jacy Brady and husband, Chris, College Station, Texas and Vicky Smith, Lawton, Oklahoma; two sisters-in-law, Kelley Greer and Jamie Greer, both of Erick, Oklahoma; niece, Callie Chambers, Bray, OK; two nephews, Ransom Greer and Maxim McGregor, both of Erick, Oklahoma; grandparents, Roy Welch, Anchorage, Alaska and B.J. and Levada Hines, Duncan, Oklahoma, and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, at Erick First Baptist Church officiated by Lance Whaley. Burial will be at Erick Cemetery under the direction of Fatheree-Albert Funeral Home. The family will greet friends from 6 to 7 p.m., Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, at the funeral home. Condolences can be made online at www.whineryfs.com.
Published on January 23, 2017