• Muskogee

    Deaths 01.23.19

    Thomas Jackson King, Muskogee, 82, died Jan. 13. Service 1 p.m. today, The People’s Chapel of Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors Inc. Burial, Four Mile Branch Cemetery. biglowfunerals.com.

  • Ardmore

    Jerry W. Hauser

    Jerry W. Hauser of Auburn, Ala., was released from the surly bonds of this earth on Jan. 20, 2019 at the age of 75.  He was born in Ardmore to Wayne and Sibyl Hauser on Oct. 28, 1943.Jerry proudly served his country as an officer in the United State Air Force and served tours of duty in Vietnam, Korea, and Japan. Following his military experience he worked in various fields before he fulfilled his lifelong dream of becoming an attorney. He practiced law in east Alabama for 20 […]

  • Ponca City

    Gayla Jean Rateliff Capps

    Gayla Jean Rateliff Capps On Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, our precious heavenly Father opened His loving arms and welcomed Gayla Jean Rateliff Capps to her eternal home with Him. Jean, as she had always preferred, had learned only two weeks before that she had Stage 4 liver cancer. Per her last wish, when asked where she wanted to go upon discharge from the hospital, she wanted her momma. So, for one final short week, she was with Mom and passed into eternity under Mom’s loving and comforting care. Four days short of her 57th birthday, she was born on Jan. 22, 1962 to Mildred and Gay Lorn Wilson, but always…

  • Ponca City

    George Elvin Dillahunty

    George Elvin Dillahunty Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, our family lost a man that we were blessed and honored to call father, dad, daddy, granddaddy, son, brother, uncle, friend. I know each relationship affected will keenly feel this loss for a very long time to come. George was that special and valued friend, confidant, and the ultimate ‘fixer’. He was absolutely brilliant and had a knack for solving any problem, whether it was an actual physical problem or something in theory. He loved nothing more than mastering a good challenge in any and every way possible. He wouldn’t get frustrated, he would just laugh and enjoy the struggle that much more,…

  • Ponca City

    Ila Jane Yelton

    Ila Jane Yelton, 93, of Ponca City, died Sunday in Ponca City. Visitation was held on Tuesday at the Davis Family Funeral Home – Walker Brown Chapel. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 23, at the Davis Family Funeral Home – Walker Brown Chapel. Interment will follow in the Nowata Memorial Park Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Carter Davis and the Davis Family Funeral Home – Walker Brown Chapel. Online condolences and remembrances may be shared at www.DavisFamilyFuneralHome.com.

  • Ponca City

    Cortney Paige Whitecotton

    Cortney Paige Whitecotton Cortney Paige Whitecotton, age 25, lifelong resident of Ponca City, passed away peacefully on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019 at her home. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Jan. 25, 2019 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Father Carson Krittenbrink officiating. Following the Mass, Cortney will be laid to rest at Resthaven Memorial Park in Ponca City. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Trout Funeral Home & Crematory. Cortney was born on March 8, 1993 to Samuel Whitecotton and Suzanne Louise Goff Whitecotton in Ponca City, Okla. She was raised in Ponca City, attending Ponca City schools. Cortney was a…

  • Ponca City

    Nina Hanggi

    Nina Hanggi, resident of Ponca City, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019. She was 95 years old. Services are pending with Trout Funeral Home & Crematory.

  • Sulphur

    Stella Mae (Joyner) Brown

    Stella Mae (Joyner) Brown, 91 died Monday, January 21, 2019 in Okemah. She was born February 25, 1927 in Eufaula, to the late James Otis Joyner and Maggie Leona (Slay) Joyner. She worked for Seminole Hospital as a nurse. Stella had a host of nieces and nephews that she loved dearly. She had a host of friends. Besides being a nurse at the hospital she loved to read and do housework and take care of her family. She liked to collect rocks from vacations and make herself rock gardens. Stella helped her husband in the garden and would do canning. She enjoyed reading the inquirer. She loved to feed Tom…

  • Sulphur

    Peggy Colleen White

    Funeral services for Peggy Colleen White will be held 2:00 p.m., Thursday, January 24, 2019 at the First Baptist Church of Davis with the Reverend Frank Duncan officiating. Interment will follow at the Green Hill Cemetery in Davis. Peggy was born November 25, 1932 in Sulphur to the late John Wesley and Lessie I. (Foster) Williams. She died Saturday, January 19, 2019 in Davis, at the age of 86 years, 1 month and 24 days. Peggy and Lester Carl “Slug” White were married on November 18, 1950 in Sulphur. He preceded her in death on April 16, 2003. Peggy grew up in Sulphur, graduating from Sulphur High School in May,…

  • Sulphur

    Gearldine “Geri” Henderson

    Tahlequah, OK ~ Gearldine “Geri” Henderson, daughter of S.J. and Lelah Frances Nelson Henderson born August 29, 1926 in Byers, Texas passed away on January 16, 2019 in Tahlequah. Formal education in Texas and Oklahoma with BA and Masters of Education at the University of Oklahoma, but horizon of knowledge was vastly expanded by a lifetime of extensive travels. During her long life seven states were home, with most of the time in Oklahoma and New York. As a teacher she felt privileged to travel in all 50 states, at least 90 countries, to set foot on each of the 7 continents, and go 1 ¾ times around the world.…

  • Sulphur

    Billy Charuth Brewer

    Services for Billy Charuth Brewer, 86, of Sulphur, will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Crossway Baptist Church in Sulphur. Interment will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Sulphur. A military service by the U.S. Army Honors Team will also be held. Billy passed away peacefully on January 18, 2019. The second of eight children, he was born February 1, 1932 on the Wagley Ranch, near Friona, Texas to Luther James and Dellora Land Brewer. Billy married Wanda June Ivey on December 20, 1952 and together raised five sons, Steve, Clay, Layne, Coley and Luis. Billy accomplished many things in his life.…

  • Lawton

    Irvin Bibb

    Service Information: Fort Sill National — Thursday, January 24, 2:00PM for Irvin Bibb, 73, Lawton, Oklahoma. Mr. Bibb died December 21, 2018.

  • Lawton

    Joyce Burton

    Joyce Burton, 86, of Lawton, Oklahoma passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2019, in Lawton, Oklahoma at the age of 86. An Online Guestbook is available at FletcherAndElginFuneral.com.

  • Lawton

    Marjorie Janece Williams

    Funeral Service for Marjorie Janece Williams 72, of Lawton, OK is pending with Howard-Harris Funeral Services Lawton, OK. Mrs. Williams died Tuesday January 22, 2019 in Lawton, OK.

  • Lawton

    Tyron M. Johnson

    Funeral Service for Tyron M. Johnson 33, of Lawton, OK is pending with Howard-Harris Funeral Services Lawton, OK. Mr. Johnson died Saturday January 19, 2019 in Lawton, OK.