Cynthia “Cindy” Diane McIntyre…July 25, 1954 – September 14, 2019


Cynthia “Cindy” McIntyre of Lawton, formerly of Quanah, died Saturday morning, September 14, 2019, in Oklahoma City. She was 65.

A funeral service is planned for 11:00 a.m., Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Smith Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Goodlett Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Friday evening at the funeral home.

Cynthia Diane McIntyre was born July 25, 1954 in Albany, Georgia to Bobby and Margaret (Barnes) Harden.

After losing her sight in 1986, she graduated from the University of Southern Colorado with a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work. She worked at Youth Ville as an advocate for troubled kids, and at Independent Living Center teaching disabled living skills. She was a member of Lawton Council of the Blind and Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Cindy was baptized at the First Baptist Church in Lawton, and had attended the First Baptist Church while residing in Quanah.

She is survived by a son, Brian (Jamie) McIntyre of Liberal, Kansas; a daughter, Stacie (Justin) Winchell of Liberal, Kansas; her father, Bobby Harden of Kingsland, Texas; one brother, David Harden of Austin, Texas; 4 grandchildren, Amanda, Shelby, Maggie, and Ashlynd; and 2 great grandchildren, Kash and Lane.

Cindy was preceded in death by her mother, Margaret Harden, on July 6, 2013.

The family suggests that memorials may be made to Lawton Council for the Blind.

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