Marcella K. (Bland) (Gilpin) Kline, age 86, passed away into the presence of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on June 7, 2019, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, after a battle with dementia. She was born in Stockton, MO, on October 27, 1932, the only child of Elton and Willy Bland.
Marcella is survived by her husband, Gary Kline; her son Larry Gilpin; and her first husband, Jim Gilpin.
Funeral services for Marcella Kline will be held at the Church of God Holiness in Blackjack, MO, on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at 12:00 p.m. There will be a visitation immediately before the service from 11:00-12:00. Interment will follow at El Dorado City Cemetery under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be: Randy L. Bland, Terry Estes, Jim Davis, Nolan Davis, Dan Hirst, and Larry Thompson.