• Poteau

    Hatchel, Fern H

    Fern H. Hatchel, 72, of Wister passed away Feb. 10, 2020 in Poteau. Private family services will be held. Fern was born July 30, 1947 in Oklahoma…

  • Wilburton

    Walter W. Newsom, Jr.

    In Memory Of Walter W. Newsom, Jr.   Walter W. Newsom, Jr., age 84, of Wilburton, Oklahoma, passed away Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at the  Latimer Nursing Home, of Wilburton, Oklahoma.    Walter was born in Wilburton, Oklahoma on November 19, 1935, a son of the late Lucille (Bloxham) and Walter  Newsom, Sr.   Walter worked as a welder.  He was a member of First Baptist Church, of  Wilburton, Oklahoma.    He was the husband of Margaret M. (March) Newsom. On March 2, 1957, they were married at Poteau, Oklahoma.    Walter is  survived by: Wife: Margaret Newsom, of the home.  Daughters/Sons-In-Law:   Kay & Danny Seaton, of Wilburton, Oklahoma; Melinda…

  • Wilburton

    Edith Marie Cullbreath Nash

    Edith Marie Cullbreath Nash went to be with Jesus on the morning of December 28, 2019. Edith was born in her family home at Cravens, Oklahoma, on November 6, 1932.  She was the 8th of 9 children born to Cale and Maggie Back.  Cale was a coal miner and Maggie was a homemaker.  Edith and her siblings had little material assets, but were filled with joy, laughter, and plenty of games.  She and her brothers and sisters loved to play just about anything that they could come up with and they were all competitive. Edith is survived by two daughters, Ellen Robinson and Gail Sockey, and their husbands, who she…

  • Poteau

    Ridenour, B’Etta J.

    B’Etta J. Ridenour, 74, of Bokoshe, passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2019 in Bokoshe. B’Etta was born April 11, 1945 in Poteau, to Johnny and Rosie…

  • Poteau

    Powers, Janet Lea

    Janet Lea Powers, 57. of Bokoshe died Monday in Ft. Smith , Ark. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau. Interment: Old Cache…

  • Wilburton

    Terrie Louise Durant

    In Memory Of Terrie Louise Durant   Terrie Louise Durant, age 62, of Fanshawe, Oklahoma, passed away Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Ft Smith,  Arkansas.    Terrie was born in Wilburton, Oklahoma on August 29, 1957, a daughter of Margaret (Phillips) Kindrick and the late Marion Nation.   She worked as a nurses aid.   She was the wife of Jim  Durant. In 1997, they were married at Ft Smith, Arkansas.    Terrie is survived by: Mother: Margaret Kindrick, of Gowen, Oklahoma. Husband: Jim Durant, of the home.  Daughter:  Jennifer Braman, and Bob Gantt, of Hartshorne, Oklahoma.  Step Daughter:  Summer, wife of  Michael Campbell, of Poteau, Oklahoma.  Step Son:  Jeffery…

  • Tulsa

    Wanda Sue Weatherford

    Wanda Sue Weatherford was born July 11, 1933 in Poteau, Oklahoma to the late Cecil and Edna (Pickle) Bright. Sue passed away at the age of 86 on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, in Tulsa.

  • Poteau

    Holson Jr., Bill Chief

    Bill “Chief” Holson Jr. of Poteau died October 14, 2019 in Spiro, Oklahoma at the age of 47. No services are planned at this time. Cremation is under…

  • Poteau

    Tanner, Frances

    Frances Tanner, 81, of Poteau, OK went to be with the Lord on Sunday, September 29, 2019 in her home of Poteau. Frances was born on December 3, 1937…

  • Wilburton

    Luveta Marie Nickell

    In Memory Of  Luveta Marie Nickell   Luveta Marie Nickell, age 81, of Wilburton, Oklahoma, passed away Sunday, October 13, 2019 at Tidwell Living Center, Wilburton, Oklahoma.   Luveta was born in Coweta, Oklahoma on September 9, 1938, a daughter of the late Edna Marie (Terry) and Lester  Shores.   Luveta was a  homemaker.  She was the widow of David  Nickell. On October 19, 1957, they were married at El Rio, California.    Luveta is  survived by:  Daughters/Son-In-Law:   Tina M. Flener, of Wilburton, Oklahoma;  Donna & Tim Forwoodson, of Wilburton, Oklahoma. Sons/Daughter-In-Law:  Stacey Nickell, of Poteau, Oklahoma; Erick & Dianne Nickell, of Datil, New Mexico. Sisters/Brothers-In-Law:  Kathleen & Kenneth Schiwart,…

  • Wilburton

    Scott Laster

    ADDED SURVIVING PARENTS:    In Memory Of Scott Laster   Scott Laster, age 50, of Sapulpa, Oklahoma, passed away Thursday, September 12, 2019 at St. John Medical Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma.   Scott was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on November 13, 1968, a son of Zella (Bandy) Stone and Dan Stone.   Scott was employed as an auto mechanic.  He attended Red Fork Baptist Church, of Tulsa, Oklahoma.    Scott is survived by:  Parents: Dan & Zella Stone, of Bokoshe, Oklahoma. Daughter:  Retha Kathleen Laster, of Bokoshe, Oklahoma.  Sons/Daughter-In-Law:  Tommy Duane & Mariah Laster, of Sapulpa, Oklahoma; Nicholas Scott Laster, of Sapulpa, Oklahoma. Sister/Brother-In-Law:  Rachel & Brandon England, of Poteau, Oklahoma. …

  • Ponca City

    Courtney Diana Cunningham

    Courtney Diana Cunningham Courtney Diana Cunningham passed away on June 24, 2019 in Ponca City, Oklahoma. Born in Pasadena, Texas, she was the daughter of Tina Scott Martinez and Mike Barnes. She attended Ponca City High School. Courtney enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and will be missed by many. She is survived by her mother, Tina Scott Martinez and Francis Herring of the home, her daughter, Winter Beurger of Colorado, grandfather Ernie and wife Jane Scott of Poteau, Oklahoma, and many other family members and friends. She was proceeded in death by her father, Mike Barnes, and her grandmother Dessie Scott. The family will plan a memorial…

  • Wilburton

    George William Mote

    In Memory Of George William Mote George William Mote, age 92, of Wilburton, Oklahoma, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Ft. Smith, Arkansas. George was born in Hot Springs, Arkansas on February 15, 1927, a son of the late Sarah (Jeter) and Charles Mote. George worked as a truck driver. He served in the U.S. Army. He was the husband of Lucille (Newby) Mote. On July 31, 1989, they were married at Ft. Smith, Arkansas. George is survived by: Wife: Lucille Mote, of Poteau, Oklahoma. Daughters/Son-In-Law: Diane Kennon, of Ft. Smith, Arkansas; Billie & Wayne Mathis, of Wilburton, Oklahoma. Sister: Lorene Slayden, of Burtbanett, Texas. George is also survived…

  • Clinton

    Mary Harl

    Wednesday, April 3, 2019   A graveside service was held Tuesday for Mary Alice Harl, 93, at the Masonic Cemetery in Temple. She died Sunday, March 31, 2019, in Elgin.Harl was born Aug. 25, 1925, in Heavener to Roy and Josie Knecht. She grew up in Heavener and graduated from Heavener High School in 1943. Over the years she continued her education at the University of Oklahoma, Eastern Oklahoma in Wilburton, Poteau Junior College, Oklahoma State University, Texas Women’s University, and East Central University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in education in 1962.On June 12, 1948, she married Robert H. Harl in Tulsa. They spent their first year in Heavener and…

  • Ardmore

    Jeannine Cox Gaylor

    POTEAU — Jeannine Cox Gaylor, 90, of Poteau, Okla., passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019, in Ft. Smith, Ark. Jean was born Nov. 11, 1928, in Ardmore, to James Rule and Alma (Wintin) Cox. Jean was a loving and loved wife, mother and grandmother; a faithful member of First United Methodist Church, where she taught Sunday School; friends of the Library and EOMC Auxiliary […]

  • Ardmore

    Joseph D. Davis, Jr.

    Joseph D. Davis, Jr. was born Nov. 7, 1942, in Tulsa. He grew up in Ardmore and attended the University of Oklahoma, after which he served in the United States Coast Guard for six years. He was then employed by Transwestern Video in Fort Smith, Ark., as their vice president and manager of construction for 20 years. He resided in Kaneohe, Hawaii, for a number of years before returning home to Heavener/Poteau.He is survived by his son, Joey; a brother, William H. Davis; and a sister, […]

  • Tulsa

    Dugan, Dillard Issac

    Dillard Issac Dugan, 77, passed away Wednesday, January 30, 2019 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Dillard was born January 2, 1942 in Poteau, Oklahoma to Anna Dugan.

  • Wilburton

    Cecil Howard Prock

    In Memory Of Cecil Howard Prock Cecil Howard Prock, age 76, of Red Oak, Oklahoma, passed away Thursday, September 20, 2018 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. Cecil was born in Red Oak, Oklahoma on January 16, 1942, a son of the late Ruby (Booth) and John Prock. Cecil worked as a welder. He attended the First Assembly of God Church, of Red Oak, Oklahoma. Cecil served in the Army National Guard and was a member of the American Legion. He was the widower of Norma Jean (Woodruff) Prock. In 1969, they were married at Poteau, Oklahoma. Cecil is survived by: Sons/Daughters-In-Law: Keith & Suzanne Bickle, of Owasso, Oklahoma; Craig & Pam…

  • Wilburton

    Jahue Dodd

    In Memory Of Jahue  Dodd Jahue Dodd, age 80, of Panola, Oklahoma, passed away Sunday, August 26, 2018 at his residence. Jahue was born in Summerfield, Oklahoma on March 4, 1938, a son of the late Edith Pearl (Harris) and William Royal Dodd. He worked as a school teacher.  He was a member of Panola Baptist Church of Panola, Oklahoma. He was the husband of Wanell  (Kinsworthy) Dodd. On June 16, 1962, they were married at Summerfield, Oklahoma. Jahue is  survived by:Wife: Wanell Dodd, of the home.Son:  Bryan Dodd, of Panola, Oklahoma.Sisters:   Betty Stone, of Poteau, Oklahoma; Naomi Young, of Irving, Texas.Brother:  James Dodd, of Sulphur Springs, Texas.Daughter-In-Law:  Janie Dodd,…

  • Wilburton

    Kenneth Donel Aaron

    In Memory Of  Kenneth Donel Aaron Kenneth Donel Aaron, age 84, of Wilburton, Oklahoma, passed away Monday, July 2, 2018 at his residence.    Kenneth was born in Wilburton, Oklahoma on February 8, 1934, a son of the late Ira (Keplinger) and Joseph  Aaron.   He worked in the construction business.   He was the husband of Helen  (Cooper) Aaron. On March 13, 1968, they were married at Poteau, Oklahoma.    Kenneth is survived by:  Wife:  Helen Aaron, of the home. Daughters:   Iva Tubbs, of Wilburton, Oklahoma; Nancy Aaron, of Wilburton, Oklahoma.  Sons/Daughters-In-Law:  Kenneth & Danyell Aaron, of Wilburton, Oklahoma; Jay & Robin Aaron, of Wilburton, Oklahoma. Sisters/Brother-In-Law:  Thelma &…

  • Wilburton

    Kace Jai Stephen Hogan

    In Memory Of  Kace Jai Stephen Hogan Infant Kace Jai Stephen Hogan, was born and passed away Sunday, June 10, 2018 at the Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center, of Poteau, Oklahoma. Kace is survived by his parents,  Stevie Lyons and Ethane  Hogan, of Kinta, Oklahoma. Kace is also survived by Paternal Grandparent: Carlie Hogan, of Sallisaw, Oklahoma.  Paternal Great Grandparent: Edward Matthews, of Kinta, Oklahoma.  Maternal Grandparent: Sandra Kuykendall, of Red Oak, Oklahoma.Maternal Great Grandparent: Bob Kuykendall, of Red Oak, Oklahoma.  Several aunts, uncles & friends. Graveside Service at San Bois Cemetery, Kinta, Oklahoma, at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 14, 2018  with Rev. Johnny Montgomery officiating. SERVICES UNDER THE DIRECTION…

  • Wilburton

    Barley Lee Foster, III

    In Memory Of Barley Lee Foster, III Barley Lee Foster, III, age 58, of Wilburton, OK, passed away Friday, January 26, 2018 at St. Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Oklahoma. Barley was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on December 31, 1959, a son of Norma (Danel) Foster and the late Barley Foster, Jr. Barley worked in the oil field.  He was of the Methodist faith. He was the husband of Mary Catherine (England) Foster. On March 16, 1977, they were married at Poteau, Oklahoma. Barley is  also survived by:Wife:  Cathy Foster, of the home.Mother:  Norma Foster, of Wilburton, Oklahoma.Daughter:   Amy Bazain, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.Son/Daughter-In-Law:  ,Barley Foster, IV, husband of  Rebecca, of…

  • Wilburton

    Rickey Allen Clark

    In Memory Of Rickey Allen Clark Rickey Allen Clark, age 57, of Wilburton, Oklahoma, passed away Monday, December 11, 2017 at the McAlester Nursing Center, of McAlester, Oklahoma. Rickey was born in Wilburton, Oklahoma on November 21, 1960, a son of Donald Clark and the late Imogene (Tomlinson) Clark. Rickey worked as a Nurses Aid in the health care industry.  He was of the Baptist faith. Rickey is survived by:Father:  Donald Clark, of Wilburton, Oklahoma.Sisters/Brothers-In-Law:  Brenda White, of Kentucky; Sueann & Glenn Deela, of Wilburton, Oklahoma; Virginia Laws, of Wilburton, Oklahoma; Lonita & Gene Bolinger, of Stayton, Oregon; Kimberly Johnson, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.Brothers/Sister-In-Law:  Donald Clark, Jr., of Kansas; Joel…