Karla Marie Belcher, 51

Born Monday, March 16, 1970

Died Friday, January 7, 2022

Karla Marie (Moser) Belcher was born on March 16, 1970, in Paola, Kansas to James and Margie (Castleberry) Moser. Karla received her formal education from Paola High School and graduated in 1988. Karla then moved to Oklahoma. She lived in Muskogee with Tim and the kids, Jake, Garrett, and Keeley for a few years and then Fort Smith, Arkansas. After living in Arkansas for a while, Karla then moved with Tim and Garrett to Yukon, Oklahoma. Karla battled Huntington’s Disease and as it progressed, she moved to Kingfisher, OK where she could receive the care she needed. Her courageous battle with Huntington’s ended in the early morning hours on Friday, January 7, 2022. She worked as a Retail Associate at Walmart for several years. Karla loved her children and celebrated their every accomplishment, whether minor or major. She cherished every holiday with her family. Karla loved watching TV, especially her stories. She watched “Days of Our Lives”, “Grey’s Anatomy”, and “Beverly Hills 90210”. She loved watching the Oklahoma Sooners play football and enjoyed golf. While relaxing, she loved a nice game of Solitaire. Karla is survived by her sons, Garrett Belcher of Pocola, OK and Jake Howe of McAllister, OK; daughter, Keeley and husband, Ryun Beverage of Fort Smith, AR; past husband, Tim Belcher; and her half-sister, Tilisha Pearce-Alexander. She was preceded in death by her parents. In lieu of flowers, her family request memorial contributions in Karla’s name to Huntington’s Disease Society of America-Oklahoma Chapter at A Celebration of Karla’s life will be held 2PM, Thursday, January 13, 2022, at the pavilion in Greenhill Cemetery, in Muskogee, Oklahoma with her family officiating. The family of Karla Marie Belcher has entrusted her care, service and burial to Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home, Fort Gibson, OK. 918.478.2555. Online condolences may be left for the family at

Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home