Marilyn Diane Chance
  • 52 years old
  • Date of birth: Jan 23, 1964
  • Place of birth:
    Purcell, Oklahoma, United States
  • Date of passing: Mar 1, 2016
  • Place of passing:
    The Woodlands, Texas, United States
Let the memory of Marilyn be with us forever

This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Marilyn Chance, 52, born on January 23, 1964 and passed away on March 1, 2016. We will remember her forever.

Marilyn Diane (Williamson) Chance was born January 23, 1964 in Purcell, Oklahoma and her journey in this life was complete on March 1, 2016 in The Woodlands, Texas. 

She Attended Noble Schools from first grade through graduation in 1982.  She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the University of New Orleans in 1991 and worked toward a Master’s degree in Business Administration at Capital University in Columbus, OH.

Survivors include her husband Michael Chance and daughter Megan and son Mason, The Woodlands, TX; her mother Gwen Williamson, Noble; three sisters and husbands, Donna & David McCrory, Noble; Debra & Michael Dover, Noble; Cynthia & Michael Thornhill, Phoenix, AZ; and one brother and wife, Drew & Lizette Williamson, Oklahoma City.  Her in-laws Adell & Hal Chance, Spring, TX; sister in-law and husband, Karen & Doug Storey.  Nieces and Nephews: Andrea & Lance Whisman, Bixby, Kevin & Julie McCrory, Noble; Kristal & Loren Standridge, Noble; Stephen & Maegen Dover, Moore; Matthew & Chenelle Thornhill, Lexington; Jake Storey, Houston; Conner Storey, Houston; and numerous great nieces, great nephews, cousins, friends and family.

Marilyn was preceded in death by her father Andrew Williamson, Grandparents WC “Skeet” and Jewell Moody; Nolan and Ina Williamson; and niece Erica (Dover) Carpenter.  

Marilyn enjoyed antiquing, going to car shows, concerts, traveling and most of all spending time with her husband, children and family.  She had recently worked as an accountant for Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District, Conroe, TX; and Methodist Retirement Communities, The Woodlands, TX  Career also Included: First Gibralter Bank - Irving, TX., First Commerce Corp - New Orleans LA., Accounting Manager - Bank One - Columbus Ohio., Senior Trust Administrator., JP Morgan Chase - Houston TX.

Memorial Service will be held at The Grand Canadian Theater for family and friends, 116 W. Main St., Purcell, OK 73080. 405-693-0449.  on Saturday March 12th 2016 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM with a service at 11:00 AM .  

Flowers can be delivered to the Theater Wednesday or Friday  between 1pm-5pm or special arrangements can be made by calling the Theater.

In lieu of flowers, contibutions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, or the American Diabetes Association   


Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Debbie Dover on 25th January 2017

"Marilyn is missed everyday - but her birthday would have been January 23, 2017 and this day was hard for our family.  Wish she was still here to send a card to and share family times together.  My thoughts go out to Mike, Megan and Mason each day for the loss of Marilyn."

This tribute was added by Krista Pierick on 11th March 2016

I'm so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you, Megan, Mason and your family during this difficult time. Please don't hesitate to let us know if there is anything you need. We are here for you all and will keep you in our prayers.
Hugs, Krista Pierick and Family"

This tribute was added by Charles Dabbs on 11th March 2016

"Mike, Megan and Mason
Our deepest sympathies during your time of loss, Our thoughts/prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. May you find peace and love in the memories you cherish. We are so sorry for your loss, please let us know if there is anything we can do to help during this difficult period. Your Friends/Coworkers at Waters Southwest Team."

This tribute was added by Pam McClard on 10th March 2016

"Mike, Megan and Mason I am so sorry for your loss. Marilyn and I go way back. She was always funny and fun to be around. She could light up a room with her smile and witty personality. She will be dearly missed by everyone who was lucky enough to know and love her. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time."

This tribute was added by Donna McCrory on 7th March 2016

"There are no words to express my profound sorrow over the loss of Marilyn.  She brought joy into my life on the day of her birth and there was never a dull moment when she was around.  I will miss her for all of my earthly life.  May God bring peace to all of her friends and family."

This tribute was added by Debbie Dover on 7th March 2016

"Marilyn was a fun person to be with and we held many interesting discussions. Most of all she loved being married to Mike and being a mother to Megan and Mason.  She was a very giving person and loved being with family.  She will be missed by my family and losing my youngest sister is very hard and I pray God will be with all of us."

This tribute was added by Robert Bohn on 7th March 2016

"Mike, our condolences goes to you and your family.  We are praying God will will wrap his arms around you and comfort you during this time. We pray he will give you peace and strength to go until you are all reunited with Marilyn.  We love you guys and our prayers will continue in the days to come.  God Bless and keep you! From our family to yours❤️"

This tribute was added by Diane Holden-Mathey on 6th March 2016

"I am so very sorry for the loss of Marilyn.  she was a very warm and caring woman.  I pray that God will send his comforters to surround you and give you strength at this time."

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Debbie Dover
Mike Chance


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