Thelma’s life began on October 27, 1920 near Oklahoma City. She is the daughter of John Graves. Thelma was educated near Holdenville, Ok and worked for Beechcraft Manufacturing in Wichita and McDonald’s Clothing Store in El Dorado. Thelma was united in marriage to George W. Luce in Holdenville, OK in 1937. She had attended the First Southern Baptist Church. Thelma is survived by her sons Larry and Eddie Luce of El Dorado; grandchildren Shandi (Shawn), Amy Lynn and Robyn Lynn; several great grandchildren and a niece Verjean of CA. Thelma passed away on April 28, 2018 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. She is preceded in death by her parents and husband. She will be laid to rest privately on Wednesday May 2nd in Wetumka Cemetery in Wetumka, OK. Kirby-Morris Funeral Home is serving the family. Memorial contributions in her name may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Please sign her online guestbook and leave a memory of Thelma at www.kirbymorrisfuneralhome.com.