The Duncan Banner

April 17, 2013

Thelma Lucille Cansler

March 8, 1945 — April 15, 2013


The Duncan Banner

DUNCAN — Thelma Lucille Cansler, 68, of Duncan passed away Monday, April 15, 2013, in the Comanche County Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at United Pentecostal Church, 1015 West Plato Rd., with Rev. Randall Pitts officiating. Interment services will be 3 p.m. in the Bridgeport West Side Cemetery in Bridgeport, Texas under the direction of the Bailes-Polk Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends for visitation at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m. Thursday.

Thelma was born March 8, 1945, at Oklahoma City, the daughter of Ambrose and Ethel (Jacobs) Pollock. She and Gene Cansler were married at Jacksboro, Texas on Feb. 28, 1975. She was an active member of the United Pentecostal Church where she had taught Sunday School for over 20 years and love collecting porcelain dolls. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and a sister.

Survivors include her husband Gene Cansler of the home in Duncan; two sons Bobby Winebrinner and Freddy Winebrinner, both of Bridgeport, Texas; a daughter Sandra Winebrinner of Duncan; a step-son Gene Cansler, Jr. of Hot Springs, Ark.; two step daughters Angie Cunningham of Russellville, Ark. and Teresa Cansler of Bridgeport, Texas; three brothers Gary Pollock, Jimmy Pollock and Darrell Pollock, all of Bridgeport, Texas; 14 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, as well as a host of friends.

Pallbearers will be Freddy Winebrinner, Bobby Winebrinner,  Joshua Winebrinner, Zackery Winebrinner, Chris Ince,  David Gatliff, Bill Shahan.

Online condolences may be made at www.bailespolk.com.