Carlotta Rae (Downing) Hoskins, 65, of Ponca City, formerly of Pawhuska, died Jan. 28 in the Wesley Medical Center at Wichita, Kan.

Private family services were held under the direction of McCartney’s Johnson Funeral Home.

Carlotta was born Dec. 26, 1948 in Pawhuska to Charles Everett and Ruby Lorene (Baldwin) Downing. She married Cecil Hoskins, and to this union two children were born, Rhonda Hoskins Barwick and Troy Hoskins. A member of the Church of Christ in Tonkawa, Carlotta enjoyed sewing in her spare time. She was a long-time employee for the C.R. Anthony Company.

Survivors include her children Rhonda Hoskins Barwick and husband, Justin, of Platte City, Mo., Troy Hoskins and wife, Lorlee, of Houston, Texas; brother, Charles Downing and wife, Gladys, of Denver City, Texas; sisters, Carnita Garroutte and husband, John, of Ponca City, Vy Bartee and husband, Jess, of Topeka, Kan., Ollie Short and husband, Cotton, of Auburn, Wash; 10 grandchildren and two step great-grandsons.

Carlotta was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Jerry Downing.