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    Thomas Ray “Tom” Wiedman

    Obituary lovingly written by Stefanie Wiedman Thomas Ray “Tom” Wiedman was born July 29, 1946 in El Reno, OK to the late Frank Thomas and Betty Lou (Soward) Wiedman. He died Monday, September 2, 2019 in Sulphur, at the age of 73 years; following a 13-year battle with cancer. Tom was a resident of Sulphur for a total of 30 years, as well as California, Texas and Florida. He was a graduate of Newcastle High School in 1964. After high school, he attended Cisco Jr. College in Cisco, TX and later in life Motorcycle/Marine Mechanic Institute in Daytona Beach, FL. Tom was known for being a Master Mechanic/Independent Contractor (often…

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    Bob Goodson

    Funeral services to honor and celebrate the life of Bob Goodson will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 at the Fillmore Nazarene Church. Interment will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery in Sulphur. Family hour will be held at DeArman-Clark Funeral Home in Tishomingo on Thursday from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Bob Goodson left his home here on earth to live with his Lord and Savior Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019. He was 89 years old and truly a great husband, dad, step dad and if they were step grand children and step great grandchildren, they, nor he ever realized it, he was always grandpa and cowpa to the younger…

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    Joseph Riley Elrod

    Joseph Riley Elrod was born August 10, 1943 in Angelina, Texas to William Ray Elrod and Lucille Carlisle Elrod. He passed from this life on August 31, 2019 in Oklahoma City, at the age of 76 years. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Delean Elrod; daughter, Teresa Burleson and grandchildren, Chelsie and Schyler Burleson; his sisters, Willie Mae Elrod and Leona Reynolds; and his brother, Rayford Leon Elrod. He is survived by his sons, David Joe Elrod and Eddye Elrod, both of Elk City, Ray Elrod, of Oklahoma City; his brother, Jimmy Elrod and wife, Janice; sister, Lou Adlong; brother-in -law, Joe Eddy, all of Sulphur;…

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    Jennifer Oleta Hall

    Memorial services for Jennifer Oleta Hall, of Sulphur, were held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 at Lighthouse Holiness Church officiated by Glen Orndorff and Glen Clary. Arrangements were under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Sulphur. Jennifer was born December 10, 1977 in Ardmore. She passed away Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 in Oklahoma City, at the age of 41 years, 8 months and 26 days. She married Charles Bryan Hall at Eureka Springs, AR on September 10, 2003. She had lived in Sulphur all of her life, graduating from Sulphur High School in 1996. She attended the Lighthouse Church. She was preceded in death by her mother,…

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    Betty Jo Couch (Baker) Lucas

    Betty Jo Couch (Baker) Lucas passed away on September 3, 2019, at her home in Pauls Valley. She was 89 years old. She was born near Elmore City on January 16, 1930, to Hobson and Effie Couch.  She was the oldest of 6 children. She married Nick Baker on February 12, 1948, and they had four children. She later married Herb Lucas and they were together 10 years until his passing in 2002. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husbands, Nick Baker and Herb Lucas; one sister, Jocie Robuck and two brothers, Bill Couch and Ben Couch. She is survived by two brothers, Abe Couch and wife, Beverly, of…

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    Warren Dale Smith

    Warren Dale Smith was born July 7, 1943 in Oklahoma City to Warren G. and Juanita (Garrett) Smith. He died on Sunday, Sept. 1, in Oklahoma City, at the age of 76 years, 1 month and 24 days. Dale and the former Ms. Violet Alice Fain were married on June 26, 1965 in Bell Gardens, CA. As a child, Dale grew up in both Oklahoma and Texas. In 1960, he joined the United States Navy and served until he was honorably discharged in 1964. Following his service to our country, Dale resided in California, where he worked as a mechanic. He later moved to Oregon where he began his career…

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    Loreta Govett

    Graveside services for Loreta Govett, 82, of Carrollton, Texas, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, September 6, 2010 Oaklawn Cemetery in Sulphur under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Sulphur. She was born January 2, 1937 in Sulphur, to Loyed and Oleta (Higgins) Franks. She passed away Monday, September 2, in Carrollton, at the age of 82 years and 8 months. She was married to Jerry Lee Govett in Odessa, TX on March 26, 1957. He preceded her in death on March 11, 2010. She grew up in this area and graduated from Velma High School. She had lived in Oklahoma City before moving to Texas. She was…

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    Rebekkah Elizabeth Cox

    Services for Rebekkah Elizabeth Cox, 38, of Davis, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at Vinita Ave. Church of Christ in Sulphur officiated by Gene N Cormier, Jr. Burial will be at Green Hill Cemetery in Davis, under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home. Rebekkah was born March 8, 1981 in Dallas, Texas to Dennis Ray and Elizabeth Sue (Cormier) Long. She passed away Saturday, Aug. 31, at Davis, at the age of 38 years, five months and 23 days. She grew up in the Davis area, graduating from Davis High School in 1999. She received her Associate’s degree from Murray State College and her Bachelors degree…

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    Barry Lynn Howe

    Services for Barry Lynn Howe, 57, Wynnewood, will be held at 3:00 p.m., Saturday, Sept.7, at Vinita Ave Church of Christ officiated by Juan Valarde. Born October 17, 1961 in Ardmore, to Robert Keith and Gay (Dunn) Howe, he passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, in Oklahoma City, at the age of 57 years and 14 days. He grew up in the Moore area where he graduated from High School in 1979. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a BA in Communications. He had worked in construction the last few years. Barry loved playing the guitar and playing golf. He was a member of the Church of Christ. Preceding…

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    Clyde Warren Runyan

    Clyde Warren Runyan, a truly great husband, father, grandfather and friend, met his Lord and Savior Thursday, August 29, 2019. He was 69 years of age. Clyde was born October 6, 1949 in Sulphur, Oklahoma, to James Hoyt Runyan and Mary Hood Davis. From the time Clyde was six years old, his beloved grandparents, Grady and Hattie Hood (Ma and Pa Hood) raised him on a farm east of Sulphur. Clyde was a hard worker from a very young age. By the time he was 10, Clyde was working for many neighboring ranches where he developed his ranching skills. Clyde graduated from Sulphur High School in 1967. After he graduated…

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    Dorothy Virginia (Mabry) Masters

    Funeral services for Dorothy Virginia (Mabry) Masters were held 2:00 p.m., Friday, August 30, 2019 at the Pathway United Methodist Church in Davis with Brother Thomas J. Thompson and Pastor Steve Harshaw officiating. Interment followed at the Green Hill Cemetery in Davis. Dorothy was born August 14, 1930 on the John Mabry Farms, west of Davis, to the late John Thomas and Rhoda (Russell) Mabry. She died Tuesday, August 27, 2019, in Davis at the age of 89 years and 13 days. Dorothy and Loy C. Masters were married on December 18, 1953 in Pauls Valley. He preceded her in death on June 29, 1995. Dorothy grew up in Davis,…

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    Charles Emory Ballew

    Charles Emory Ballew, of Sulphur, was born April 12, 1938 in Thomas, Oklahoma to Emory Everett and Thelma June (Beckley) Ballew. He passed away Wednesday August 28, 2019 in Sulphur, at the age of 81 years, 4 months and 16 days.  He married to Marlene (Barron) Ballew in Corinth, Mississippi on November 3, 1957.   Charles grew up in the Thomas-Clinton area, attending school in Thomas and Arapaho before entering the military. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. After the military service, he moved to Clinton and later to Perry where he worked in construction.  He moved to Sulphur in 2007.  He was preceded in death by his parents, and…

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    Dorothy Masters

    Services for Dorothy Masters will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday at the Pathway Methodist Church in Davis under the direction of Hales Funeral Home, of Davis. A full obituary will appear in next week’s issue of the Times-Democrat. Obituaries

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    Carson Melvin Hollis

    Services for Carson Melvin Hollis, 83, Sulphur, were held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Aug. 26, at the Sulphur United Methodist Church officiated by Rev Jim Shepherd and Rev. Harold Hunt. Burial was at Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Sulphur. Carson was born September 2, 1935 in Purcell to Luther and Thelma (Graham) Hollis. He passed away Thursday, Aug. 22, in Shawnee, at the age of 83 years, 11 months and 20 days. In 1956, he married LaVerne (Patterson) Hollis in Merced, CA. Growing up in the Bradley and Lindsay area, Carson moved to Merced, CA, then to Eureka, CA where he served as golf professional…

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    Rozella Lavon Skinner

    Graveside services for Rozella Lavon Skinner, of Sulphur, were held at 3:00 p.m., Saturday, August 24 at Memorial Park Cemetery in Ada, officiated by Robert Smith. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Sulphur. Born November 6, 1925 in Drumright, to William and Opal (Smith) Simmons, she passed away Monday, August 19, in Sulphur, OK at theage of 93years, 9 months and 16 days. She grew up in the Ada area and graduated from McLish High School. She had lived in New Mexico and Nevada before coming back to Oklahoma, living in Midwest City for 40 years and in Oklahoma City and El…

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    Forrest Albert Williams

    Services are pending with DeArman Funeral Home for Forrest Albert Williams, of Sulphur. Born January 4, 1956 in Oklahoma City, to Bill and Lovella “Peggy” (Johnson) Williams, he died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019 in Sulphur, at the age of 63 years, 7 months and 21 days. He grew up in the Roff area and was a former Murray County Sheriff’s deputy. A full obituary will appear in next week’s edition of the Times-Democrat. Obituaries

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    Wylie Gene Hill, Sr.

    Funeral services for Wylie Gene Hill, Sr., better known by many as “Gator” or “Pops,” will be held 10:00 a.m., Friday, August 24, 2019 at the Hale’s Memorial Chapel in Davis with Pastor Loyd Christensen officiating. Interment will follow at the Green Hill Cemetery in Davis. Wylie was born April 9, 1944 in Wynnewood to the late Lewis Talmadge and Lula Marie (Cunningtubby) Hill. He died Monday, August 19, 2019 in Ada, at the age of 75 years, 4 months and 10 days. Wylie and the former Ms. Eva Charlene Cox were married on August 9, 1964 in Ardmore. She preceded him in death on December 17, 2013. Wylie spent…

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    Jack D. Webb

    November 19, 1937-August 11, 2019 In Loving Memory Jack Dale Webb, 81, of El Dorado, AR, passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2019. Born on November 19, 1937 in Sulphur, Jack was the son of R.M. and Exa Chaffin Webb of Sulphur. Jack was a 1955 graduate of Sulphur High School. He also attended Abilene Christian College in Abilene, Texas. Jack was the owner of Associates Insurance Services in El Dorado. He spent fifty years in the insurance business. He was also a lay minister and past president and member of the El Dorado Kiwanis Club. He was currently a member of the College Avenue Church of Christ in El…

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    Terrel Lyndle Billings

    Services for Terrel Lyndle Billings will be held 2:00 p.m., Thursday, August 15, 2019 at the First Free Will Baptist Church in Sulphur with Pastors Fred Bailey and Dick Terry officiating. Interment will follow at the Oaklawn Cemetery in Sulphur. Terrel was born April 11, 1934 in the Oak Grove community, north of Sulphur, to the late Ossie W. and Jewell (Roberson) Billings. He died Monday, August 12, 2019 in Sulphur, at the age of 85 year, 4 months and 1 day. Terrel and the former Ms. Lenola Oneta Thomas were married on June 9, 1956 in Sulphur. From this union were born two sons, Keith and Randy Billings. Terrel…

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    Lester Lee “Smokey” Pyron, Jr.

    Graveside services for Lester Lee Pyron, Jr. were held 10:00 a.m., Saturday, August 10, 2019 at the Oaklawn Cemetery in Sulphur, with Pastor Bobby Millsap officiating. Lester, better known by many as “Smokey,” was born November 14, 1942 in Hobart, to the late Lester Lee and Mary (Winters) Pyron, Sr. He passed from this life on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 in Sulphur, at the age of 76, following an extended illness. Smokey and the former Ms. Shirley Dean Bean were married on August 9, 1985 in Norman. Smokey grew up in the Blair, OK area. He spent 50+ years working as an electrician, retiring in 2006, from General Motors in…

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    Kelvin Eugene  Little

    Services for Kelvin Eugene Little, 58, Sulphur, were held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, August 9, at DeArman’s Funeral Chapel officiated by Rev. Darryl Patrick.  Burial was at Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Sulphur. Kelvin was born June 2, 1961 in Madera, California to Ronald Eugene and Barbara (McGrew) Little.  He passed away Monday, August 5, in Ardmore,at the age of 58 years, 2 months and 3 days.   He married to Sherry (Boatman) Little in 1982 in Reno, Nevada.   He grew up in Chowchilla, Calif., where he graduated from high school.  He had lived in Sulphur the past 20 years.  Kelvin had worked as a diesel mechanic.…

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    Kelvin Little

    Funeral services for Kelvin Little, 58, Sulphur are pending with DeArman Funeral Home. Mr. Little died Monday, Aug. 3 in Ardmore. Among survivors are his wife, Sherry, of Sulphur. A full obituary will be published in next week’s issue. Obituaries

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    Dorothy J. “Pat” Childs

    Dorothy J. “Pat” Childs, of Sulphur, was born November 28, 1946 in Sulphur, to Sam and Dorothy P. (Wilson) Childs. She passed away Saturday, August 3, 2019 in Sulphur, at the age of 72 years, 8 months and 5 days. She had lived in Sulphur all of her life, where she attended Sulphur schools. Dorothy had held many jobs, including working in the sewing factory and nursing home. Dorothy loved horses. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Jackie; a brother, Butch Childs, and her father, Sam Childs. She is survived by her son, Samuel Wylie, of Enid; mother, Dorothy P. Childs, of Sulphur, and a brother, Jack Childs,…

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    John Dwight Scoggins

    John “Dwight” Scoggins of Wynnewood, OK, departed this life August 1, 2019, at home surrounded by family the age of 69. Dwight was born March 31, 1950, in Dallas, TX to Donsel and Dixie (Brashier) Scoggins-Fitzgerald. He attended school in Garland, TX, where he graduated in 1969. Dwight grew up attending the Eastern Hills Baptist Church of Garland. He would go on to attend college at Eastfield Community College in Dallas, TX.  Dwight enlisted in the U.S. Army and served his country during the Vietnam period. Following his service, he owned and operated his own pest control business, a trade he learned from his father. Dwight was witty and gifted…

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    Velva E. Curry

    Velva E. Curry died Tuesday, July 30, at her home in Waxahachie. She was 96. Services were held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, Aug. 5 at the First Baptist Church of Iowa Park, Texas. Burial was in Highland Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of Dutton Funeral Home in Iowa Park. She was born Nov. 25, 1922, in Sulphur, a child of the Great Depression and the youngest of four children. She became a follower of Jesus as a young girl, sharing the faith with her family after attending a brush arbor revival meeting. She valued the lessons she learned during hard times on the farm and treasured for a lifetime…

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    Roger Gaston Lapointe

    Services for Roger Gaston Lapointe, 88, Sulphur, will be held Wednesday, August 7, at 10:00 am at Chapel of Crossway Baptist Church officiated by Garrett Leveridge. Inurnment will be in Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Sulphur. Born June 15, 1931 in Sherbrooke, Canada, to Delphis and Antoinette ( Duff) Lapointe, he passed away Sunday, August 4, in Sulphur, at the age of 88 years, 1 month and 19 days. Roger grew up in Canada where he graduated from high school in Quebec. He married to Cecile (Martin) Lapointe in Quebec, Canada September 1, 1956. He moved to California in 1964 where he owned and operated…

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    Erma Jean Griffith

    Erma Jean Griffith, of Sulphur,was born January 4, 1959 in Meeker, Colorado to Jackie and Arlene (Randall) Bicknell. She passed away Sunday, July 28, 2019 in Sulphur, at the age of 60 years, six months and 24 days. She had lived most of her life in Colorado. She had lived in Sulphur the past 17years. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Darrin Bicknell. She is survived by her five daughters, Jacklin Yoder, of Sulphur, Renay Short, of Sulphur, Lisa Short, of Norman, Melanie Woods, of Tulsa, Christan Lowe, of Sulphur; three sons, James Short, of and Travis Short, both of Sulphur and William McIntire, of…

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    Jerry Walton Higginbotham

    Jerry Walton Higginbotham was born to Jack and Betty Lou (Mc-Cracken) Higginbotham on July 17, 1953 in Sulphur. He passed away on July 22, 2019 in Little Rock, Ark., from injuries sustained in an auto/pedestrian accident that occurred on July 10, 2019. He married Gail Radford on July 14, 1979. They had two children, Aron Higginbotham and Amanda Dresser. Jerry loved wild outdoor adventures including hiking, camping, mountain bike riding, photography, snowboarding, white water rafting and scuba diving. He enjoyed telling stories and showing pictures of all his adventures. Jerry served in the U.S. Navy and has worked as a rural route carrier for the U.S. Postal Service for the…

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    Jack Don Eldred

    Funeral services for Jack Don Eldred will be held 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at the Dolberg Cemetery in Roff, with Pastor Willard McCartney, Jr. officiating. Jack was born April 22, 1941 in Sulphur to the late Earl Edwin and Dorothy Rhea (Eastin) Eldred. He died Friday, July 26, 2019 in Sulphur, at the age of 78 years, 3 months and 4 days. Jack and the former Ms. Mary Ellen Radford were married on September 27, 1978 in Stroud. She preceded him in death on February 18, 2016. Jack grew up in the Hickory community. He graduated from Roff High School in 1959. He spent his adult life owning…

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    Estie Marie Digby

    Funeral services for Estie Marie Digby will be held 2:00 p.m., Thursday, July 25, 2019 at Hale’s Memorial Chapel in Davis with Pastor Willard McCartney, Jr. officiating. Interment will follow at the Green Hill Cemetery in Davis. Marie was born July 12, 1933 in Honey Grove, TX to the late William Lloyd and Ethel Lucille (Kinchen) Foster. She died Saturday, July 20, 2019 in Elk City, OK, at the age of 86 years and 8 days. Marie and Billy Ray Digby were married on October 17, 1952 in Davis. He preceded her in death on August 30, 2017. Marie grew up in Morris, OK, graduating from Morris High School. Following…

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    Wayne Lorr Whipkey

    Graveside funeral services for Wayne Lorr Whipkey, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, July 29, 2019 at the Resthaven Memory Gardens in Oklahoma City, with Brother Thomas J. Thompson and David Lee Warden, Jr. officiating. Wayne was born November 23, 1923 in Pond Creek, to Manuel and Bertha Erwood Whipkey. He died at the Sulphur Veterans Center on July 22, 2019. Wayne lost his mother during childbirth. After the loss of his mother, he went to live with his grandparents, David and Ida Whipkey, in Avery, Oklahoma. At age 13, Wayne lost his only sister, Marie. He lived with his grandparents until he was 15 and moved back to…

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    Kathleen A. Powell

    Kathleen A. Powell was born in Holdenville, on August 28, 1925 and passed away on July 10, 2019 in Epworth Villa, Oklahoma City at the age of 93. She graduated high school in Pass Christian, MS and became a graduate in home econ from the University of Oklahoma. She married John Coleman Powell, Jr.on August 28, 1945. Kathleen was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Ferne Adams, two sisters, Thelma and Wynonna; one brother, Albin, and her husband, Coleman. She is survived by her daughter, Pamela Freeman and son-in-law, Lindsey Freeman of Carney, OK; granddaughter, Krista Ellis and her husband, Greg Ellis, of Chelsea, OK; grandson, Taylor Freeman…

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    Amber Nicole Stephens

    Services for Amber Nicole Stephens, 25, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, July 26 at the Mill Creek High School gymnasium. She died Sunday, July 21. Arrangements are under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Sulphur. Obituaries

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    Patsy Sue Brady

    Services for Patsy Sue Brady, 78, Sulphur, were held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, July 19, 2019 at at Crossway Baptist Church officiated by Rev Bill Leveridge. Burial followed at West Lawn Cemetery in Henryetta, under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home Born May 19, 1941 in Henryetta, to Richard B. and Susie Lavon (Forrest) Shaffer, she passed away Tuesday, July 16, in Norman,at the age of 78 years, 1 month and 27 days. Patsy married to Joe Brady in Henryetta on December 26, 1959. She grew up in Henryetta, where she graduated high school in 1959. She attended and graduated from East Central University with a Bachelor’s Degree and a…

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    Ronald Joe Sharp

    Ronald Joe Sharp, strong, noble, a man of honor and a servant of God passed from this life on Monday, July 22 in his home after a brief battle with cancer. Ron was born on August 9, 1935 in Covington, Oklahoma to his parents, Eugene D. Sharp (Joe) and Alice H. Davidson Sharp. He grew up in Pawnee, Oklahoma graduating from Pawnee High in 1953. His school years were filled with 4-H projects, working as a life-guard, milking and selling milk from his dairy cattle and being the “big brother” for his two brothers and one sister. Being the child of two school teachers education was the heart of his…

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    Mary Lou Shamel

    Funeral services for Mary Lou Shamel were held 10:00 a.m., Monday, July 22, 2019 at the First Baptist Church in Davis with Pastor Bobby Allison and Pastor Andrew Davidson officiating. Interment followed at the Oaklawn Cemetery in Sulphur. Mary Lou was born April 18, 1923 in Sulphur, to the late William Leonard and Maude (Cotton) Shamel. She went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in Sulphur, at the age of 96 years, 2 months and 29 days. She and Dick Taylor Frye were married on July 10, 1941 in Lawton. He preceded her in death in 1985. Mary Lou grew up in…

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    Jo Ann Johnston

    Jo Ann Johnston, 40, passed away Saturday, July 13, 2019. She was preceded in death by her mother, Rose Marie Johnston; maternal grandfather, Cleve DeRoin Jr.; Aunt Doris DeRoin, and her paternal grandfather, Charles Roy Johnston Sr. She is survived by her son, Shawn Brason Lee and daughter, Morgan Deshae McKim, Brian Adams of Aubrey, Texas; her father, Charles Roy Johnston Jr., of Davis; two brothers, Ricky Don Johnston and Jeremy James Johnston, of Davis; paternal grandmother, Donna Fae Johnston and maternal grandmother, Joann McCann, and her bonus daughters, Baleigh Christine Simon, of Holden, Louisiana and Kylie Rayne Adams. Jo is also survived by many nieces and nephews, aunts and…

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    Davelyn Minette (Meeks) Kennedy

    Services for Davelyn Minette (Meeks) Kennedy were held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, July 12, 2019 at the Faith Center Church in Sulphur with Pastors Craig Lemley and Manny Cantu officiating. Davelyn was born August 13, 1957, in Shawnee, to William Charles and Mary Janice (Hearrell) Meeks-Foyer. She died Saturday, July 6, 2019 in Sulphur, at the age of 61 years, 10 months and 23 days. Davelyn grew up in Murray County, graduating from Sulphur High School. For many years, she and her previous husband, Larry Kennedy, owned and operated Babe’s Hot Tamales in Davis. Davelyn was an avid fan of the outdoors. She enjoyed going to the lake, fishing, camping…

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    Marilyn Deloris (Percell) Hicks

    Funeral services for Marilyn Deloris (Percell) Hicks, 86, Davis, were held 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 16, at the Hale’s Memorial Chapel in Sulphur, with Pastor Willard McCartney, Jr. officiating. Interment followed at the Oaklawn Cemetery in Wynnewood. Marilyn was born June 4, 1933 in Cushing, to the late George Washington and Cora Eva (Thomas) Percell. She died Thursday, July 11, 2019 in Davis. Marilyn grew up in Cushing, graduating from Cushing High School, class of 1951. Following high school, she attended Draughons School of Business. On June 23, 1952, she married the love of her life, Alfred Hayes Hicks, at the Park Place Baptist Church in Cushing. Following their marriage,…