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Margie (Brown) Turner

October 22, 2017

FUNERAL SERVICES Place: First Assembly of God ~ Hugo, OK Date: Monday ~ October 30, 2017 Time: 2:00 P.M. Officiating: Bro. Keithen Brown Interment: Mt. Olivet Cemetery ~ Hugo, OK VISITATION: the family will receive friends from 3:00-5:00 P.M., Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Miller & Miller Funeral Home, 410 South "F" Street, Hugo, OK 74743
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Pauline (Brown) Davis

October 22, 2017

FUNERAL SERVICES Place: First Assembly of God ~ Hugo, OK Date: Monday ~ October 30, 2017 Time: 2:00 P.M. Officiating: Bro. Keithen Brown Interment: Mt. Olivet Cemetery ~ Hugo, OK VISITATION: the family will receive friends from 3:00-5:00 P.M., Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Miller & Miller Funeral Home, 410 South "F" Street, Hugo, OK 74743 (full obituary to follow)
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Timmy Carlile

October 15, 2017

Timmy Lee Carlile, age 47, was born August 19, 1970 in Talihina, OK, the son of Jimmy Carlile and Dora (Lawrence) Carlile. He had lived all of his life in Hugo. Timmy liked to fish, loved music, liked to dance and enjoyed family picnics. He especially loved his nieces and enjoyed spending time with them. Timmy was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy Carlile in 1989,...
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Stephanie Woods

October 11, 2017

Stephanie Diane Woods was born December 30, 1971 in Shreveport, LA, to Lewis Ray Mitchell and Willie Mae Holland. Stephanie married Mark Woods August 17, 1989 in Hugo, OK. Stephanie loved reading the Bible, painting SEO Rocks, fishing and hunting, She loved life. She worked many years at Ringold Cafe and sold Avon. Stephanie is preceded in death by her father Lewis Ray Mitchell. Survivors...
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Ray Wickson

October 11, 2017

Michael Ray Wickson, age 75, was born August 22, 1942 in Soper, OK, the son of Dave Wickson, Sr. and Suzanna (Nehka) Wickson and had lived all of his life in the Sobol area. His parents preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda (Wickson) Plunk; brothers, Dave Wickson, Jr., Fred Wickson, Edmond Wickson and James LaFlore; also sisters, Marian Aaron and Gladys Moore....
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Travis Cunningham

October 5, 2017

Travis Kyle Cunningham was born October 7, 1991 in Antlers, OK the son of Gary "Bozo" Cunningham and Deanna (Allensworth) Jewell and had lived in the Rufe area all of his life. He was a graduate of Valliant High School in 2010 and at the same time graduated from welding school. Travis enjoyed hunting and fishing, welding and riding four wheelers. He loved visiting with family and friends...
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Eddie Burchfield

September 29, 2017

Mark Edward "Eddie" Burchfield, age 55, was born April 22, 1962 in Hugo, OK, the son of James Burchfield and Virginia (Ayers) Burchfield and had lived all of his life in the Ft. Towson and Sawyer area. His parents preceded him in death along with a brother, Darren Burchfield. Eddie married Linda Taylor on October 4, 2009. He served as Fire Chief for the Sawyer and Ft. Towson Volunteer Fire...
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Verna Adams

September 27, 2017

Verna D. (Shepherd) Adams was born September 10, 1963 in DeQueen, AR the daughter of Bobby Gene Shepherd and Catherine (Johnson) Shepherd and had lived most of her life in the Hugo and Wright City areas. Verna loved sitting on her front porch, spending time with her grandchildren and visiting with family and friends. Verna was preceded in death by her father, a brother Bobby DeWayne Shepherd and...
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Ronney "Chick" Russey

September 27, 2017

Ronney, age 57, was born July 29, 1960, the son of Glen Russey and Pearline (Garner) Russey and had lived all of his life in Boswell. He went to Boswell School where he completed the 11th grade. He was known by his friends as "Chick Russey". Ronney started working around the age of seventeen with his brother Bubba in Dallas doing construction. He moved and worked in Arkansas, Arizona, North...
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Daniel Wallace, Sr.

September 27, 2017

Jim Daniel Wallace, Sr., age 79, was born September 11, 1938 in Bluff, OK, the son of Dave Wallace and Edith (Morris) Wallace and had lived all of his life in the Hugo area. He married Iva Thompson at Hugo in 1963. Daniel liked working on cars, enjoyed spending time with his family and enjoyed driving around. He was a truck driver by occupation. He was preceded in death by his parents and...
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Krista Yount

September 26, 2017

Krista Joey Marie Yount, age 71, was born May 1, 1946 in Texarkana, Arkansas, the daughter of Rudy Ledeen and Mildred (Lay) Ledeen and had lived most of her life in East Texas prior to moving to Spencerville three years ago. She married Denis Yount on June 8, 2000 in Linden, Texas. Krista taught school in Texas for 46 years teaching 2nd grade for many years. She loved teaching, gardening, fishing...
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Nancy Summerville

September 24, 2017

Nancy Louise Summerville, age 59, was born November 8, 1957 and had lived in Boswell since 1996. She married Danny Summerville on June 15, 1975 in Boswell. Nancy was a homemaker and enjoyed working outside, listening to country music and coloring. She also liked to work puzzles and was "set in her ways." She was preceded in death by her father, Jack Barry, a son, Dustin Summerville and a...
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Jackie "Lewis" Allen, JR

September 21, 2017

Jackie "Lewis" Allen, Jr., age 51, was born September 21, 1966 in Hugo, OK. Lewis grew up in the Boswell area and went to school at Bennington. When he was five years old, he trained his pony to kneel, lay down, and play dead. They performed between events at the Boswell Rodeo. At age 15, he started riding race horses and became a jockey in Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska. Beginning at a very young...
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Betty Glover Euers

September 16, 2017

Betty Pearl Glover was born July 19, 1950 in Hugo, OK the daughter of Archie Glover and Anabell (Griffin) Glover and had lived most of her life in the Valliant area. Betty was a graduate of Valliant High School Class of 1968. She loved watching TV, being on the internet and spending time with her grandchildren. Betty was preceded in death by her parents, a brother Kenneth Ray Glover and her...
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Anthony Perrin

October 12, 1945 - September 13, 2017

Anthony Mitchell Perrin was born October 12, 1945 in Long Beach, CA to Drumon M. Perrin and Leta Elizabeth (Crawford) Perrin. .Mitchell worked most of his life as a heavy equipment operator at the Wright City Lumber Mill. He loved to go trail riding on his horse Cochise. He also loved deer hunting, riding his motorcycle and spending time with family and friends. Anthony is preceded in death...
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Michael Burton

September 10, 2017

Michael James Burton, age 36, was born August 16, 1981 and had lived all of his life in the Hugo area. He was a 1999 graduate of Hugo High School. Michael worked at Sash and Door in Hugo for many years and also as a forklift operator at Red River Coop in Hugo. He enjoyed hog hunting, sightseeing, and spending time with his sons. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, James D....
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Justin Cox

August 29, 2017

Justin Don Cox, age 39, was born August 19, 1978 in Dallas, TX and grew up in Princeton, TX. He loved fishing, accepting challenges, enjoyed being outdoors in the woods, loved all types of adventures and loved his dog, "Trouble". Justin wanted those around him to be happy. He was proud of his service in the United States Marine Corp. Justin was preceded in death by his PaPa, John Brumley;...
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Kenneth Butler, Sr.

August 29, 2017

Kenneth Mack Butler, age 80, a life-long resident of Hugo, passed from this life at his home on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 after a hard fought battle with cancer. He was born October 4, 1936 in Paris, TX, the son of Floyd Mack Butler and Willie Butler. He married Vicki Henderson on July 10, 1998 in Winfield, AL. Kenneth was a hard working man who lived by the Cowboy Code. This was evident in...
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Steve Tidmore

August 26, 2017

Steve Edward Tidmore was born April 30, 1958 in San Diego, CA to William Cecil Tidmore and Ruby Fern (Stout) Tidmore. Steve spent most of his life in the Valliant area as a bricklayer and he had also worked in the log woods. He enjoyed spending time fishing, cooking, gardening and working around the yard. Steve is preceded in death by his father and two brothers William 'Bill' Tidmore and Alfred...
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Emogene Armstrong

August 26, 2017

Mabel "Emogene" Armstrong was born January 25, 1928 in Slim, OK the daughter of Elmo Honeywell and Dean (Scarborough) Honeywell. Emogene married Foy Armstrong on October 28, 1943 in Hugo, OK. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Foy Armstrong, sister, Marjo (Christie) Davis and brother Robert Honeywell. Survivors include: sons, Foy Dewayne "Red" Armstrong of Millerton,...
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Gary 'D.D." Guest

August 26, 2017

Gary "DD" Guest was born May 31, 1953 in Hugo, OK the son of Henry "Boots" Guest and Mellie (Webster) Guest and had lived in this area all of his life. D. D. married the love of his life Mary Hall on August 24, 1973 at the 1st Baptist Church in Valliant, OK. He was a member of the 1st Baptist Church in Valliant, OK. He was a star athlete and received a scholarship to play baseball. He...
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Odis Sutterfield

August 23, 2017

Odis Franklin Sutterfield, age 93, was born July 2, 1924 in Connerville, OK, the son of William Franklin Sutterfield and Elizabeth Mae (Kennedy) Sutterfield and had lived most of his life in the Boswell area. He married Alice Ainsworth on January 14, 1946 in Sherman, TX. She preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by seven brothers and four sisters. Odis was a proud veteran who...
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Robert Dickieson

September 30, 1972 - August 22, 2017


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Carly Hunter

August 21, 2017

Carly Dawn Hunter, age 19, was born July 22, 1998 in Dallas, TX, the daughter of Timothy Clyde Hunter and Jennifer Nicole (Kerr) Hunter. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Robbie Ann English-Kerr and her paternal grandfather, Clyde Hunter. Carly was a 2016 graduate of Ft. Towson High School. She played softball, was on the Yearbook staff and was in several plays including ...
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Martha Powell

July 17, 1947 - August 20, 2017

Martha Lou Powell, age 70, was born July 17, 1947 in Ft. Towson, OK, the daughter of Jess Earnest and Mertie Lee (Chauncey) Earnest and had lived all of her life in the Ft. Towson area. Her parents preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by husbands, Gary Guthrie and Wayne Powell along with a sister, Jessie Johnson. Martha was the oldest of nine siblings and helped raise them....
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Gaythal Lee

October 8, 1939 - August 19, 2017

Gaythal Dolan Lee, age 77, was born on October 8, 1939 in Unger, Oklahoma to William Lee and Pauline (Keener) Lee and had lived most of his life in the Boswell, OK area. He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister Billie Dale White, and his beloved daughter Shellie Gibson Wilkerson. Gaythal married Peggy (Burns) Lee on June 15, 1959 in Levelland, Texas. He worked as a rancher on the...
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David Lemon

August 16, 2017

David Howard Lemon was born September 7, 1931 in Antlers, OK to Dave Crocket Lemon and Gertrude (Johnson) Lemon and had lived in the Millerton area since 1937. David married Lillie Mickel on December 12, 1949 in Antlers, OK. He served as pastor at the Millerton Assembly of God, Albion Church, and Garvin Assembly of God. He also helped build Albion and Swink Full Gospel and was over Camp Calvary....
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Rubye Glenn

October 9, 1947 - August 13, 2017

Rubye Mae (Winters) Glenn, age 69, was born October 9, 1947 in Hugo, OK the daughter of Clarence "Lucky" Winters and Ruby Gladys (Elmore) Winters. Rubye had lived in the Hugo area since 1989. She married Parker Glenn on January 1, 1998 in Hugo, OK. Rubye enjoyed gardening and yard work. She loved spending time with her grandchildren, family and friends. She was preceded in death by her...
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Jarrod Johnson

August 8, 2017

Jarrod Lynn Johnson was born January 25, 1972 in De Queen, AR to Donna Lynn (Johnson) Pope. Jarrod was both a taxidermist for eighteen years as well as a semi pro archer, winning numerous awards in the states of Oklahoma, Texas, and Arkansas. He graduated from Broken Bow High School in 1990 and attended Southeastern Oklahoma University majoring in Sociology. Jarrod attended Promiseland Church...
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Bradley Edwards

August 3, 2017

Charles Bradley Edwards was born November 5, 1948 in McAlester, OK to Leonard Bradley Edwards and Violet Ruby (Baude) Edwards. His parents preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by his grandfather Charles Baude; son, Thomas Bradley Edwards and two granddaughters. In 1971 Bradley joined the United States Air Force where he served in the Vietnam War as a Staff Sergeant. He worked...
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Marty Songer

January 5, 1948 - August 2, 2017

Marty Raymond Songer was born October 22, 1963 in Idabel, OK the son of Raymond Lee Songer and Dorothy Faye (Altenbaumer) Songer. He loved his Church, Felker Freewill Baptist, and his Church family. Marty liked to hunt, fish and considered himself an expert at both. He also hunted arrowheads and loved gardening. Martys' tomatoes and squash were always requested at the farmers' market. His...
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Lashell "Shelle" McMillan

August 1, 2017

Lashell Denece "Shelle" Pharis- McMillan was born June 24, 1971 in Hugo, OK. She had a big heart and smile and never met a stranger. Lashell was loved by everyone. Her hobbies included playing golf, bowling, and softball. Lashell worked as an insurance agent for many years in Texas and was the owner of Pinks Pony Express Hotshot Service in Kilgore, TX. She is preceded in death by her father...
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Billy Hedrick

July 28, 2017

Billy Austin Hedrick was born in OKC on December 18, 1960 to Sovern Mickel. Billy was raised in the Pushmataha area with his identical twin brother Bobby. The twin brothers enjoyed playing pranks on people by switching hats and glasses to confuse others of their true identities. Billy married Peggy S. Watts, March 31, 1989. He loved to hunt, fish, noodle, and camp with his family. He had a great...
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George "Joe" Corbett

July 28, 2017

George Sidney "Joe" Corbett was born October 18, 1946 in Durant, OK, the son of Frank Morgan Corbett and Mary Etta (Burns) Corbett. He grew up in and around the Boswell, Bennington and Durant area and spent 40 years living and working in Texas. Joe spent his younger years developing his love for horses, cattle and black mouth cur dogs. He always knew that being a cowboy was going to be the road...
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Judy Cunningham

July 22, 1953 - July 27, 2017

Judy Ann (Tonihka) Cunningham was born July 22, 1953 in Talihina, OK the daughter of Jessie Allen Tonihka, Sr. and Anna Mae (Ott) Tonihka. She departed this life on July 27, 2017 at the age of 64 years and 5 days. Judy grew up in Idabel, OK and lived in the Tulsa area for forty three years and lived this past year in Rufe, OK. Judy attended the Corner Stone Freewill Baptist Church. She...
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Greg Dagenhart

July 21, 2017

Gregory Glen Dagenhart, 55 of Valliant passed away at his home on July 21, 2017. Greg was born December 21, 1961 in McNary, Arizona to Glen Dagenhart and Bobbie Hamrick. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, J. W. and Mary Dagenhart, maternal grandparents Buddy and Clauda McDaniel, his father Glen Dagenhart and a brother Tommy Dagenhart. He lived most of his life in Valliant,...
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Brenda Highfill

July 20, 2017

Brenda Louise Highfill was born June 24, 1944 the daughter of Homer Highfill and Gertie (Gasway) Highfill. Brenda loved watching Elvis movies and any magazine that had Elvis in it. She also liked TV guides. She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings, Edward Earl Highfill, Carolyn Highfill, Ruby Carter, Ricky Highfill, Vicky Highfill and Wanda Highfill. Survivors include: a sister,...
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Ronnie Pierce

June 19, 1952 - July 18, 2017

Ronnie James Pierce, age 65, was born June 19, 1952 in Boswell, OK, the son of L.C. and Betty (Dees) Pierce. He left this journey of life to be with the Lord on July 18, 2017. Ronnie married the love of his life, Kimberly (Minchey) Pierce on Tuesday, February 17, 2004 in Paris, TX. He was a retired truck driver. He drove for many years for Arnold Brothers Forestry delivering firewood and pallets...
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Annie Gallant

September 21, 1965 - July 17, 2017

Annie Marie Gallant, 51, was born September 21, 1965 in Paris, TX, the daughter of Raymond Broach and Pauline Louise (Meredith) Broach and had lived most of her life in the Hugo area. Her parents preceded her in death. Annie enjoyed fishing, dancing, cooking, cleaning, watching movies and spending time with her grandchildren. She also loved to shop. SURVIVORS INCLUDE: daughter, LeeAnn...
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Jerry Allen

July 15, 2017

Jerry Ben Allen, age 70, was born October 4, 1946 in Boswell, OK, the son of John Lewis Allen and Norene (Sanders) Allen and had lived all of his life in the Boswell, Bennington and Bokchito area. His parents preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Terry Don Allen and Johnny Allen; also two sisters, Rosa Allen and Wanda Sue Lindamood. Jerry married Tracey Hicks...
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Rogie Walls

April 13, 1937 - July 14, 2017

Rogie Nell Walls, age 80, was born April 13, 1937 in Rufe, OK, the daughter of Robert Cunningham and Rushie (Kiefer) Cunningham. Her parents preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Curtis B. Walls; one son, Newil Walls two brothers, Johnny Cunningham and Billy Cunningham; also two sisters, Velma Smith and Jo Helen Horn. Rogie worked at Campbells Soup, the Corp of...
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William Christopher (Chris) Archey

July 12, 2017

William Christopher (Chris) Archey was born November 17, 1990 in Antlers, Oklahoma to Randy Wayne Archey and Tammy Sue Secrest. Chris graduated from Soper High School in 2009 and married Shonna Denise Blankenship on October 18, 2013 in Hugo, Oklahoma. Chris enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Hunting, fishing and running trot lines is what he loved doing. Chris is preceded in...
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Arley Provence

July 12, 2017

Arley Provence was born March 18, 1946 in Wright City, OK the son of Leslie Provence and Louise (Dickerson) Provence and had lived all of his life in the Rufe area. Arley married Marie Throne on November 30, 2001 in DeQueen, AR. He was a member of the Rufe Baptist Church and loved coyote hunting, deer hunting and fishing. Arley was preceded in death by his parents and brothers: Jimmy Provence,...
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Claud Sharp

July 11, 2017

Claud S. Sharp was born March 23, 1922 in Horatio, AR the son of George Washington Sharp and Zadie (Simmons) Sharp and lived in the Garvin community all of his life. He served in the US Army during War II in the 222nd Anti Aircraft Artillery Searchlight Battalion and the Pacific Campaign. Claud also worked in the Civilian Conservation Corps(CCC) . He married Anna Marie Adams on December 8, 1951...
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William "Bill" Clark

July 8, 2017

William "Bill" Ernest Clark was born January 19, 1944 in Auburn, NY the son of Edward John Clark and Anna (Sweeney) Clark and had lived in the community since 1993. Bill retired from the United States Army and had served four years in the Vietnam War. He also retired from the State of California as a corrections officer. He married Jerlene "Jeri" Andrews on September 17, 1970 in Monterey...
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Joann Mowry

July 4, 2017

Alice Joann Mowry, age 89, was born March 6, 1928 in Hoxie, Kansas, the daughter of Ralph Cooper and Mable Fleta (Mitchell) Cooper and had lived most of her life in Boise, Idabo prior to moving to Arthur City, Texas two years ago. Her parents preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by two daughters, Sharon Quinn and Ronda Tuttle; her grandson, Michael Self; a sister, Jerry...
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Freda Cheshier-Hise

May 25, 1943 - July 4, 2017

Freda Cheshier-Hise, age 74, was born May 25, 1943 in Hugo, OK, the daughter of Albert Knight and Thelma (Waits) Knight and had lived all of her life in the Hugo area. Her parents preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Ray Cheshier, a daughter, Sheila Edge and three brothers, William Albert Knight, Billy Gene Knight and Raymond Michael Knight. Freda...
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Jackie Jacobs

April 30, 1944 - July 2, 2017

Jackie Lou Jacobs, age 73, was born April 30, 1944 in Tulsa, OK, the daughter of Wayne "Jack" Barnett and Geraldine "Dean" Dunham Barnett. She went to heaven to be with the love of her life, Jimm Jacobs, whom she married on September 21, 1984 in Paris, TX. Along with her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and a granddaughter, Kayla Henry. Jackie graduated from Wright City High...
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Billy Hendrix

August 3, 1949 - June 28, 2017

Billy Joe Hendrix, age 67, was born August 3, 1949 in Talihina, Ok to Earl Eugene Hendrix and Katherine Marie (Bohanan) Hendrix. He married Vickie Adkins on September 18, 1971 in Antlers, OK at Vickie's parents' house. Bill went into service as airborne with Company A 3rd battalion 5th infantry USARSO. He started September 9, 1969 and was honorably discharged on September 1st 1975. During his...
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Fernando Salas, Jr.

January 6, 1934 - June 24, 2017

Fernando Salas, Jr. was born January 6, 1934 in Albuquerque, NM to Fernando, Sr. and Lucia (Marquez) Salaz. Fernando graduated from Belen High School and earned a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture from The New Mexico College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts in 1956. Fernando married Audrey Phyllis Harding on November 29, 1963 in Michigan. He served 20 years in the U.S. Air Force as a navigator...
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James J. Roberts

June 24, 2017

James J. Roberts was born November 25, 1947 in Selma, CA, the son of Hubert Elvin Roberts and Ludie Mae (Williamson) Roberts. His parents preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by brothers, Kenneth Roberts, George Roberts and Hubert Alvin Roberts and a special niece, Melinda Roberts Sharp. James married Sandra Reeves on December 23, 1966 in Hugo, OK. He worked for Weyerhaeuser in...
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Sue Donaldson

June 23, 2017

Sue (Shizue/ Suzy) Donaldson went to heaven to be with her Lord Jesus on June 23, 2017, in Melbourne,Florida. She passed away with her husband, Bill (Marvin) Donaldson and family by her side. Sue was born the 22nd of April 1939 in Fukuoka-Ken, Japan, the daughter of Shinko and Eiko Nakasone.She married Bill on February 19, 1959, at Naha, Okinawa. They stayed in Okinawa until her first son,...
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Ronnie Johnson

June 19, 2017

Ronnie Winston Johnson, age 73, was born November 13, 1943 in the Buckhorn community, the son of Elmer Lonnie "Runt" Johnson and Ruby Lucille (Young) Johnson. His parents preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Calvin Lee Johnson. Ronnie was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Vietnam war. He enjoyed spending time outside working his cows and pestering his...
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Mary Ann SISSY McClure

June 11, 2017

Mary Ann "Sissy" McClure was born January 10, 1958 in Fitzgerald, GA, the daughter of Ned Griffith and Evelyn Geraldine (Neighbours) Griffith. Mary married Jacky Dean McClure on August 10, 1979 in Idabel, OK. Where do you begin when it comes to someone as Sissy. There is no easy way about this, but to hold on to and cherish the memories we had with her. Mary enjoyed outdoors, traveling,...
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Mason Elliott

March 29, 2002 - June 11, 2017

Mason Tyler Elliott, age 15, was born March 29, 2002 in Talihina, OK. He loved hunting, fishing, prospecting for gold, diesel trucks, and enjoyed getting a good deal. He also loved being on the pipeline and was a big LSU Bayou Bengal Tiger fan.Mason attended Boswell Public Schools. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Troy Chumley, maternal great grandparents, Leroy and...
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Robert Lee Wright

February 3, 1951 - June 10, 2017

Robert Lee Wright, Jr. , age 66, was born February 3, 1951 in Artesia, NM, the son of Robert Lee Wright, Sr. and Claudia Reba (Ditzler) Wright and had lived for over 35 years in the Antlers, OK area. He was a long distance truck driver and was a member of the Hangmen Motor Cycle Club. He enjoyed riding his Harley, listening to old time rock and roll music but most especially he enjoyed his kids...
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Billie Barnes

February 28, 1958 - June 8, 2017

Billie Dale Barnes, age 73, was born November 11, 1943 in Boswell, OK, the daughter of Sam Mock and Lula (Goodwin) Mock and had lived in the Boswell area all of her life. Billie married Kelsey Barnes on February 28, 1958 in Hugo, OK. She was preceded in death by her parents and two siblings, Reatha Inell Mock and Sammie Jenkins. Billie was employed by Wells Lamont Glove Factory in Hugo, OK,...
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John Sales

June 7, 2017

John Dee Sales, age 81, was born October 8, 1935 in Fort Towson, OK the son of Bire Sales and Lydia (Gibson) Sales and had lived in the Fort Towson community most of his life. John served in the US Army during the Koran War and was a member of the VFW. John loved being around his kids and grandchildren, going to the lake and fishing. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Edd...
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Mary James

June 7, 2017

Mary Ann James, age 69, was born July 4, 1947 in Allen, OK, the daughter of Elliott Roberts and Lee Fannie (Shields) Roberts and had lived in Hugo over 15 years. Her parents preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Levi James, Sr. sister, Francis (titta) Shields, granddaughter, Megan James and grandson, Bryan James. Mary enjoyed going to church and enjoyed being with...
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Odell Blackard

June 7, 2017

On Wednesday, June 7, 2017, Odell Blackard, 98 years old and the last of his generation, went home to his Heavenly family. He was born on April 13, 1919. He loved the Lord, his Church, his family, his friends and his life in Valliant, OK. Odell started school in the Watermill Community and graduated from Valliant High in 1937. He then played football and graduated from Eastern Oklahoma State...
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Chloe Ann Smith

June 6, 2017

Chloe Ann Smith, age 83, was born December 7, 1933 in Antlers, OK, the daughter of James Vaughan and Opal (Hurd) Vaughan and had lived all of her life in the Antlers area. She married Lile Smith on August 10, 1951 in DeQueen, Arkansas. He preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents and a son, Brett Smith. Chloe Ann played the bass fiddle and piano. She loved going to...
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Georgia Mae, Stubbs

May 30, 2017

Georgia Mae Stubbs, affectionately known as "Mimie" to everyone, was born August 24, 1939 in Soper, OK, the daughter of Hub Davenport and Dora (Kendrix) Davenport and had lived most of her life in the Boswell area. She married John Stubbs on March 21, 1959 in Soper. Georgia was affiliated with the Jesus Name Pentecostal Church of Boswell. She enjoyed cooking, going to church, painting and taking...
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Ethel Rowan

May 26, 2017

Ethel Rae (Phillips) Rowan was born February 21, 1925 in Hannah, OK the daughter of Tommie Lee Phillips and Julie (Jackson) Phillips and had lived in the Wright City area since the 1940s. Ethel married Samuel Ray Rowan on November 22, 1941 in Castle, OK. She started working at the Dierk's Company Store in the 1960s and had worked over 25 years at the EZ Mart in Wright City, OK. She loved...
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Donald "Blackie" Starnes

May 23, 2017

Donald Ray "Blackie" Starnes was born January 21, 1930 in Jermyn, TX the son of Doyle Ray Starnes and Leona Mae (Manley) Starnes. Blackie was raised in Bryson, TX and raised his family in Monahans, TX to pursue the oil field from 1954 – 1991. He served in the U. S. Army during the Korean War and had lived in the Valliant area for over 25 years. He married Marvene Baird on July 6, 1954. ...
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Albert Swink

May 20, 2017

Albert Lester Swink was born April 7, 1922 in Swink, OK the son of Jourdan Swink and Sally (Powers) Swink. Albert was a successful businessman, inventor and entrepreneur. He served in WWII and became a Mason at the age of 21. He also served for many years on the Industrial Board, Water Board and the Swink School Board. His most notable was his involvement and dedication to the Swink School. ...
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Dorothy Tatum Halley

May 18, 2017

Dorothy Faye (Tatum) Halley was born January 28, 1941 in Valliant, OK the daughter of Rube Tatum and Agnes R. (Walker) Tatum. Dorothy married Bill Halley in the summer of 2000. Dorothy was preceded in death by: her mother Agnes Tatum and her father Rube Tatum, a son, Billy Scott on June 1, 2007, and siblings: Billy Tatum, Robbie "Dickie" Tatum, Bobby Tatum (infant), Dewey Dixon, Alfred...
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Rita Lovejoy

May 12, 2017

Vivian Rita Lovejoy, age 98, was born October 29, 1918 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, the daughter of George Bonneau and Marion (Champigny) Bonneau. She married Buck "Kenneth" Lovejoy on May 14, 1944 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. They moved to Hugo in the late 70's. He preceded her in death in 2001. She was also preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Lovejoy in 2011. Rita was employed with Grant...
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Melvin Martin

May 8, 2017

Melvin Ray Martin, age 73, was born May 17, 1943 in Hugo, OK, the son of Walter Martin and Leona May (Record) Martin and had lived most of his life in Hugo. His parents preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by one brother, James Martin and three sisters, Tommie Smith, Margie Martin and Wanda Lou Martin. Melvin worked for Lemons Produce in Hugo for 13 years and 26 years at...
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William Crawford Chrisman

May 4, 2017

William Crawford Chrisman was born October 20, 1922 in Britton, Texas the son of William Henry Chrisman and Lorenda (Crawford) Chrisman and had lived in this area since 1929. Crawford served in the U.S. Air Force during WWII. He married Carrie Lee Piearcy on March 29, 1947 in Hugo, OK. When he was younger he liked to hunt and fish. Crawford loved raising cattle and working on his ranch and he...
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Bobby Setzer

April 30, 2017

Bobby Jay Setzer, age 79, was born December 16, 1937 in Valliant, OK the son of J. W. Setzer and Pauline (Hall) Setzer and had lived in the Valliant area for over 45 years. He was preceded in death by his parents. Bobby was a member of the Valliant & Idabel Chamber of Commerce, Valliant Alumni, Boy Scouts of America Board, Oklahoma Public Employee Association, President of McCurtain...
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Cathy Chumley

April 28, 2017

Cathy Jean Chumley, age 53, was born February 20, 1964 in Hugo, OK, the daughter of James Porter, Sr. and Imogene (Songer) Porter and had lived all of her life in Hugo. Her parents preceded her in death. Cathy was a Certified Nurses Aide and was also a secretary for Cummins Construction. Cathy enjoyed fishing and liked to hunt but most especially, she loved her son, grandchildren and the rest...
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Mary Helen Harless

April 26, 2017

Mary Helen Harless, age 81, was born October 24, 1935 in Lamasco, TX, the daughter of Aubrey Eric Haynes and Ora Jo (Bowling) Haynes and had lived in Soper since 1963. Her parents, three sisters and one brother preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Eric Cole Harless in 1984. Mary Helen married Billy R. Harless on August 28, 1954 in Durant, OK. She enjoyed...
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Ray Kendrix

April 26, 2017

Austin "Ray" Kendrix, age 74, was born January 5, 1943 in Soper, OK, the son of Alvie Joe Kendrix and Rosa Lee (Marsh) Kendrix and had lived in the Soper and Hugo area all of his life. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Arley Lee Kendrix and Charlie Edward Kendrix. Ray married Barbara Jean Gallant on September 22, 1969 at the Church of Christ in Hugo, OK. His...
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Bonnie Bailey

April 25, 2017

Bonnie Sue Bailey, age 80, was born February 24, 1937 in Spencerville, OK, the daughter of Ray Cain and Velma "Susie" (Wilkerson) Cain and had lived in Hugo since 1969. Bonnie married Joe Bailey on July 21, 1956 in Messer, OK. She enjoyed sewing, cooking, cleaning house and enjoyed flowers. She also enjoyed playing volley ball in her younger years. Bonnie was a member of the Church of God. She...
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Dorothy "Dodi" Marko

April 23, 2017

Dorothy Helen "Dodi" Marko, age 25, was born May 12, 1991 in Rapid City, SD (Ellsworth AFB), the daughter of Robert John Marko and Brenda Helen (Davidson) Marko and had lived most of her life in Hugo. Dodi graduated from Hugo High School in 2009. She loved going to karaoke every Tuesday night at the casino, she never missed karaoke night. She prided herself on being able to out color most of us...
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Kenneth Roberts

April 21, 2017

Kenneth Paul Roberts was born September 15, 1954 in DeQueen, Arkansas the son of Hubert Elvin Roberts and Ludie Mae (Williamson) Roberts. Kenneth married Earnestine Wyatt on June 19, 1973 in Millerton, OK. He worked at the Weyerhaeuser Lumber Mill for 34 years. Kenneth loved his wife, kids and grandkids and enjoyed riding motorcycles and four wheelers and playing slots at the Casino. He was...
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Gordon Holloway

April 20, 2017

Gordon Lynn Holloway was born on August 11, 1953 in Fort Worth, TX, the son of Lynn and Faye (Cantrell) Holloway. He was happily married to the love of his life, Lee Ann Holloway, for 42 years. Together they had two daughters, Angie (Holloway) Marshall and Amy (Holloway) Coleman. They raised their family in Watauga, TX. His girls were his pride and joy, as well as his five grandchildren,...
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Charles Sonny Slaton

April 20, 2017

Charles "Sonny" Eugene Slaton, was born December 7, 1947 in Dos Palos, CA the son of Charles Edward Slaton, and Zelma (Tidmore) Slaton-Tucker and had lived most of his life in the Valliant/Hugo area. Sonny liked fishing, hunting and was a proud Vietnam Veteran. He served in the US Army, walked the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, was a member of the Vietnam Vet Legacy and the Vets Motor Cycle Club...
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Jerlene "Jeri" Clark

April 15, 2017

Jerlene "Jeri" (Andrews) Clark, 75, was born in Tom, OK on October 25, 1941 the daughter of Marvin & Bernice Andrews. She passed away on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loved ones. Jeri was the oldest of seven children. She married William "Bill" Clark on September 17, 1970 in Monterey County, CA. Jeri was preceded in death by her father, a son, Thomas Downum, a...
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Richard "Rick" Cogburn

April 11, 2017

Richard Miller "Rick" Cogburn, age 61, was born March 3, 1956 in Oklahoma City, OK, the son of Everett Cogburn and Helen (Davis) Cogburn and had lived all of his life in the Sobol area. He was preceded in death by his father, a son, J.J. Dendy, his grandmother, Theresa Cogburn, one brother, Michael Cogburn, and two sisters, Donna Cogburn and Dianna Scott. Rick enjoyed drinking coffee, loved...
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Raymond Brandy

April 11, 2017

Raymond Smith Brandy, Sr. was born July 25, 1936 in Idabel, OK the son of Sam Brandy and Georgia (McKinney) Brandy and had lived in the Valliant area for over eleven years. Raymond was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters: Iris McKinney and Diane Harris. Survivors include: his wife, Lorenza Ada (Crosby) Brandy; sons: Raymond Brandy Jr. & Kris Brandy of Broken Bow OK and Brian...
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Rita Sue Williams

April 4, 2017

Rita Sue Williams, age 77, was born December 3, 1939 in Stockton, CA, the daughter of John Record and Loretta (Crain) Record and had lived most of her life in Hugo. She was raised by Willard Freeman. Sue married Paul Williams on June 18, 1956 in Hugo, OK. He preceded her in death on November 29, 2016. She was also preceded in death by her parents, a son, Willie Williams (1986), a grandson,...
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Floyd Rolfing

March 29, 2017

Floyd Gene Rolfing, age 82, was born January 6, 1935 in Dewey, OK, the son of John Ross Rolfing and Grace Lucille (Parrett) Rolfing and had lived in Hugo since 2001. He married Mary Lou Scifers on November 24, 1965. She preceded him in death on March 5, 2015. He was also preceded in death by his parents and a twin brother, Lloyd Dean Rolfing. Floyd served in the Army National Guard. ...
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Ken Hinsley

March 21, 2017

Kenneth Edward "Ken" Hinsley, age 58, was born May 17, 1958 in Hugo, OK. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing sports with his kids and riding down back roads on his Harley motorcycle. He loved his kids, grandkids and family dearly. Ken was preceded in death by his parents, Calvin Collier and Bertha (Babcock) Hinsley; also a sister, Dora Delozier. SURVIVORS INCLUDE: three sons, Clint Hinsley...
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Louise Wright

March 21, 2017

Margie Louise Wright, age 84, was born September 21, 1932 in Panama, OK, the daughter of Lonnie Anderson and Donna Mae (Shaffer) Anderson and had lived most of her life in Oleta, OK and the past several years in Hugo. Her parents preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. "Bob" Wright, her daughter, Margie Ann Wright, a sister, Beatrice Gould, a brother, L.D....
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Samuel Grow

December 19, 1935 - March 21, 2017

Sam Calvin Grow was born December 19, 1935 in Swink , OK the son of Samuel Calvin Grow and Johnnie (Tolar) Grow and had lived in the Swink/Valliant area for over 35 years. Sam loved reading and enjoyed piddling and collecting guns. He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, George Byrum Grow and two sisters: Frankie Lee (Polly) Woods and Tommie (Polly) Burchett. Survivors include...
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Dale Cantrell

March 20, 2017

Dale Gene Cantrell was born April 4, 1946 in Valliant, OK the son of John "Buck" Clint Cantrell and Jewel Jeanette (McBride) Cantrell. Dale had lived in the Valliant area all of his life and served in the National Guard. He married Shirley Barker on May 6, 1970 and she precedes him in death. He was also preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Tonya Renee Cantrell; brothers: Elvis, Carthell...
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Alta Smith

March 19, 2017

Alta Mae (Julian) Smith was born July 25, 1937 in the Peaceful Home Community the daughter of Tom Julian and Esther Inez (Pound) Julian. Alta married C. L. "Chloey" Smith on September 11, 1953 in Paris, Texas. She was a member of the Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church for over 57 years. Alta was preceded in death by her parents and a granddaughter, Beth Fennell. We are thankful that our Momma...
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Bertha Luper

March 18, 2017

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Louise Harwell

September 18, 1917 - March 17, 2017

Louise (Moss) Harwell was born September 18, 1917 in Kingston, Oklahoma the daughter of Frank Moss and Rose (Zollinger) Moss. She was preceded in death by her husband Harold Harwell, her parents, a daughter; Carlene Christy, a grandson; John David Christy, her brothers; Hoyt Moss, O.M. "Cotton" Moss, Bill Moss, John Frank "Buzz" Moss, Cecil Moss and sister Iva Mae Keen. Louise was affiliated...
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Lois Jackson

March 14, 2017

Lois Evelyn Jackson, 88, of Hugo, OK, passed away March 14, 2017 at the home she shared with her son and daughter-in-law in Norman, OK. Born in Dunbar, OK on July 27, 1928 to Acie and Birdie (Webster) Davis, Lois married Bob Jackson in 1944 and they had two sons, Harvey and Otis. During their 66 years of marriage, she and Bob established several successful businesses in the Antlers and Hugo, OK...
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Nellie Weathers

December 2, 1919 - March 14, 2017

Nellie Fae Weathers was born December 2, 1919 in Swink, OK, the daughter of H.H. McDougal and Maude (Massey) McDougal and was a lifelong resident of Valliant. She married Harvey Weathers on November 17, 1938 in Hugo, OK. He preceded her in death on February 9, 1996. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Effie May (McDougal) Chesshir; her brothers, Leonard McDougal, Frank McDougal, Clayton...
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Carl "Buster" Mullins-James

March 13, 2017

Carl Gene "Buster" Mullins-James, age 47, was born June 29, 1969 in Amarillo, TX and had lived all of his life in the Antlers, Boswell and Unger area. Buster was a truck driver for Hiland Milk Company. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, arrowhead hunting, and was a good cook. He loved spending time with his family and friends especially his grandchildren (he was their "Poppa B") Buster was preceded...
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Mildred Covington

March 13, 2017

Mildred Louise Covington, age 72, was born August 4, 1944 in Daisy, OK, the daughter of J.A. Tarwater and Opal Lee (Hyatt) Tarwater but was raised by her grandparents, Clerance and Dovie Hyatt. Mildred was well known as a hard worker. She had Red Bird Auction in Hugo for years, worked at Campbell Soup for 28 years and at the Casino for six years. Mildred was a member of Grant Full Gospel...
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James Fitzgerald

March 10, 2017

James Coleman Fitzgerald went to be with the Lord on Friday March 10, 2017 in Clarksville, Texas. He was born to Clarence Fitzgerald and Patsy Treadway Fitzgerald on September 28, 1933, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Mr. Fitzgerald is survived by two daughters, Leslie Denice and Jimmy Johnson of Fort Walton Beach, Florida, and Jamie Dionne and Adam Locke Sadberry of Elk City, Oklahoma. ...
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Delores Earthman

March 6, 2017

Opal "Delores" Earthman, age 81, was born December 1, 1935 in Virgil, OK, the daughter of William Blankenship and Farra Mae (Matthews) Blankenship and had lived most of her life in Choctaw County. She passed away from this life on March 6, 2017 at the age of 81. Delores married Ray Earthman on March 18, 1957 in Paris, TX. He preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents;...
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George "Dutch" Bryant

March 4, 2017

George "Dutch" Oran Bryant was born April 17, 1945 in Garvin, OK the son of George W. Bryant and Emily M. (Box) Bryant and had lived the last 50 years in the Garvin area. Dutch was a former pastor of the Family of God Non Denominational Church and a heavy equipment operator. He loved working, fishing, hunting, watching old westerns and visiting with his family and friends. Dutch was preceded in...
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Bro. Stanley Pope, Sr

March 3, 2017

Stanley Pope was born October 31, 1931 near Lovington, NM. He was the son of Bryant Hall Pope and Nelli Mae (Stanbro) Pope. He married Mary Ruth Pope on April 11, 1953 in Lovington, NM. Stanley was a kind, loving, God-fearing man and an inspiration to many. He went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on March 3, 2017 at the age of 85 years. The life of Stanley Pope, written in...
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Shanon Davis

March 2, 2017

Shanon Ria (Felos) Davis was born March 5, 1980 in Freemont, MI the daughter of Allin Krueger and Cheryl (Kuhns) Felos. Her father preceded her in death. Shanon loved doing anything with her son. She also loved shopping, talking on the phone, taking pictures and she never met a stranger. Shanon attended the Good News Fellowship Church. Survivors include her husband, Tim Davis; son, Payton...
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Daniel Quin Boykin

February 28, 2017

Daniel Quin "Rebman" Boykin, age 32, was born October 3, 1984 in Hugo, OK and had lived all of his life in the Soper area. He loved movies, playing X-Box, yard work and cookouts. SURVIVORS INCLUDE: daughter, Nautica Danielle Boykin of Hugo, OK; his father, Luke James Rebman (Alexis) of Baraboo, Wisconsin; his mother, Valerie Sue Needham (Darrell) of Soper, OK; brothers, Justin Michael Boykin...
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