Oliece Crounse Fagan, 64, died April 13, 2011, at her home in Wasilla, Alaska.. There will be a private memorial service at a later date.. She was born Oct. 25, 1946, to Millard V. and Oneita Purefoy Crounse. She lived in Mineral Wells most of her life, moving to Alaska in 2000. She loved living in Alaska and enjoyed her life there. She worked as a ward clerk at the local hospital and was very active with the local auxiliaries. She will be most remembered for her many talents. Oliece could do just about anything with her hands that she set her mind to. She sewed, crocheted, knitted, quilted, painted and made the most beautiful wedding cakes and flowers. If there was something she didn't know how to do but wanted to, she would teach herself.. She is survived by two daughters and their spouses, Celeste and Ray Braly, of Henderson, Nev., and Rena and Paul Hearn, of Mineral Wells; a son and spouse, Jimmy and Jaime Facteau, of Sanger, Texas; her mother, Oneita Crounse; sister, Peggy Boyanton; brothers, Lamar Crounse and Al Crounse; and eight grandchildren.. Her father, MV Crounse, entered heaven just two months prior to her. She also was preceded in death by a sister, Becky Crounse Miller.
Published on April 28, 2011