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To Guthrie News Leader 1999


Wednesday, May 20, 1998

HAPPE
Graveside services for Leo Delbert HAPPE, 75, of Guthrie will be May 22, at McKinley Cemetery in Meridian. Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home of Guthrie.
Leo was born on June 17, 1922, in Indians, Penn. He died May 17, at the '89er Guest House in Guthrie.


May 21, 1998

CHITWOOD
Graveside services for Violet Jane CHITWOOD, 82, of Shawnee will be May 22, burial at Cashion Cemetery under the direction of Parks Brothers Funeral Home of Chandler.
Chitwood was born near Chandler, OK on Nov. 6, 1915 to William and Pearl (COLE) FARROW. She died May 20 in Shawnee.

NELSON
Funeral services for Homer Rae NELSON, 57, of Cashion will be May 22, burial in Cashion Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home of Guthrie.
Homer was born Jan. 2, 1941, in Arkinda, Ark. to Clyde and Ekna Arlene Nelson. He died May 19 at his home in Cashion.



May 22, 1998

FEY
Funeral services for Paul Maynard FEY, 76, of Guthrie will be May 23, at Davis Funeral Chapel in Guthrie.
FEY was born March 27, 1922, in Guthrie to Lou and Grace (JONES) FEY. He died May 21, at Logan Hospital and Medical Center.
He married Mable BURNS, on June 29, 1946, in Long Beach, Calif. FEY was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.
Survivors include his wife; one son, Victor; two sister, Mae and Margarete; two granddaughters.

SMITH
Funeral services for Carolyn Sue SMITH, 52, of Guthrie will be May 23, at the First Christain Church, burial in Memory Gardens Memorial Park in Guthrie under the direction of Smith Funeral Home of Guthrie.
She was born Aug. 7, 1945, on Perry to Glen and Ester HODGE. She died May 21 at her home. She married James R. SMITH on Aug. 27, 1966, in Perry. SMITH was preceded in death by her father.
Survivors include her mother, her husband, three sons, Corey, Eric, and Toby. Smith is also survived by one brother, Leroy and one sister, Mary.


May 24, 1998

KING
Funeral services for Nettie M. KING, 97, of Guthrie, will be May 26, burial at Mr. Pilgrim Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Nettie was born Feb. 6, 1901, in Iconuim, OK to Horace and Queen KING. she died May 21, at Logan Hospital and Medical Ceneter.

MILLSAP
Funeral services for Perliner H. MILLSAP, 106, of Guthrie, will be May 26, burial in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Perliner was born On Oct. 7, 1891, in Corsicana, Texas, to Moses and Mary Ann JONES. She died May 20 at Logan Hospital and Medical Center.



May 26, 1998

BOUNDS
Funeral services for Debra Renee ROBERTS BOUNDS, 33, of Orlando will be May 27, burial in Morris Heights Cemetery in Orlando.
Debra was born March 15, 1965, in Perry, to Clyde and Carol ROBERTS. She died May 22, in Ponca City. She was preceded in death by her brother, Steven Wade Roberts, her grandmothers, Bonnie Roberts and Ruby GATES, and her grandfather, Bob GOLAY.
She is survived by her parents, Clyde and Mary Sue; her mother, Carol; three brothers, Jeff, Jerry, and Sidney.

HAM
Funeral services for Marjorie A. HAM, 71, of Guthrie will be May 27, burial in Seward Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home of Guthrie.
Ham was born on Jan. 13, 1927, in Guthrie to Clark and Clara (GROSS) BOWEN. She died May 23 at her home in Guthrie. She married Carl Ham on Jan. 13, 1944 inGuthrie. She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Randy; one brother, Gordon and one sister, Dorothy.
Survivors include her husband, Carl; one son, Carl W.; three daughters, Shirley, Joyce, and Delcy; one brother Harold Bowen.

WILSON
Funeral services for Lt. Col. Planter M. WILSON, 78, of Lawton were May 26 in Fort Sill under the direction of Becker Funeral Home of Lawton.
Wilson was born Dec. 17, 1920, in Duncan. He died May 23 at his home in Lawton.



May 27, 1998

CONARD
Funeral services for Nettie CONARD, 86, of Guthrie will be May 27, in Memory Gardens Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Conard was born March 11, 1912, in Georgia. She died May 23, at her home in Guthrie. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Willie Alvin HARRIS and Lousi CONARD, her parent, six sister and five brothers.
Survivors include two sons, Emmitt and Willie Harris.

JAMES
Funeral services for Don Perry JAMES, 72, of OK City will be May 29, burial at Chapel Hill under the direction of Chapel Hill Funeral Home.
James was born Nov. 3, 1925 in Oilton to Ora C. and Dora JAMES. He died May 24 in OK City.
Don married Leta WILLIAMS, daughter of Lee and Sophia Williams, on Feb. 27, 1949 in Guthrie.
Survivors include his wife, his children, Rerry, Mark, and Renee.


May 29, 1998

DENNY
Funeral service for Clemmie M. DENNY, 91, of Guthrie, was May 29, 1998, at the First Christain Church, burial was in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Clemmie was born Feb. 18, 1907, in Pleasant Valley, Okla. to Louis and Hannah BAKER, She died May 26 at the Stillwater Medical Center.
She is survived by one son, Reedis A. VANORDEN; one daughter, Beatrice, one stepson, one stepdaughter.
She was preceded in death by one grandson and her husband, Clyde DENNY, in 1983.

PARKER
Funeral mass for Adeline PARKER, 73, of Guthrie will be May 30, at the St. Mary's Catholic Church. Burial will be in
Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home of Guthrie.
Adeline was born on June 12, 1924, in Brooklyn, N.Y. to Angelo and Josephine FRANCO. She died May 27, at Brookwood Nursing Center in OK City.
Survivors include two sons, Paul and Gregory; two daughter, Georgette and Gloria; three brothers, Steve, James, and George; one sister, Lucy.


June 2, 1998

KELLER
Graveside services for Alice E. KELLER, 91 of Arkansas City, Ark., June 2 at the Riverview Cemetery in Arkansas City, officiated by the Rev. Guy E. Rendoff under the direction of Rindt-Erdman Funeral Home of Arkansas City.
Alice was born July 6, 1906 to Martin and Dora (DUNCAN) THOMAS in Guthrie. She died Saturday, May 20, 1998, at South Central Kansas Regional Medical Center in Arkansas City.

SWANSON
Funeral services for John A. SWANSON, 89, of Crescent, were June 2 at the First Baptist Church in Crescent officiated by the Rev. Marty Harkey. Burial was in Crescent Cemetery, east of Crescent, under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home.
John was born Jan. 8, 1909, in Emerson, Iowa. He passed away on Saturday, May 30 at Logan Hospital & Medical Center in Guthrie.


June 3, 1998

EKISS
Funeral services for Audine EKISS, 74, of Guthrie will be June 4, burial at Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Davis Funeral Home in Guthrie.
Ekiss was born Sept. 10, 1923, in Guthrie, to Cecil and Ada (ELDER) SNYDER, She died June 1, at Mercy Health Center in OK City.
Audine married Mark Ekiss on Dec. 26, 1944, in Wichita, Kan. She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Linda Rae THOMISON and Marianne HALL; one brother, John SNYDER.
Survivors include her husband; three daughters, Gayle, Mary Beth, and Pamela; one son Kevin; one sister, Lee. She is also survived by one aunt, Irene.

FERGUSON
Funeral services for Eva Berneice FERGUSON, 62, of Guthrie will be June 5, burial at Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Ferguson was born on June 19, 1935, in Hunnington, W. VA. to Jasper and Virginia (ATKINS) MCCOY. She died June 1, at Mercy Health Center in OK City.
She married Eldon FERGUSON on Oct. 24, 1966, in Colorado Springs, Colo. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, one sister and daughter.
Survivors include her husband;three sons, Fred CANNING, Jay CANNING, and Kevin CANNING; three daughters, Ginger CANNING, Penny FERGUSON, and Creedence; one brother, Dale.

NELSON
Graveside services for Sherry Lea NELSON, 48, of rural Guthrie will be June 4, at Crescent Cemetery in Crescent, under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Nelson was born April 12, 1950, in Guthrie to James H. and Laura O. (WHITE) CHENNAULT. She died June 1 at Baptist Hospital in Ok City.
She married Deral Nelson on April 17, 1978, in Midwest City. She was preceded in death by her father, one brother and one grandson.


June 4, 1998

WEBB
Funeral services for Clarence Wallace (Keil) WEBB, 80, of Crescent are scheduled Friday, June 5, at First Baptist Church of Crescent. The Rev. Marty Harkey will officiate. Burial will be Friday at Resthaven Cemetery in OK City. Services are under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home of Crescent.
Webb was born April 24, 1918, in OK City. He died June 2, in OK City.



June 5, 1998

GNAVAUCH
Services for Katye Marie BURROWS GNAVAUCH, 94, of Guthrie were May 19, at Chapel of the Roses in Tulsa, burial was in Bixby Cemetery in Bixby, OK, under the direction of Butler and Stumpff Funeral HOme of Tulsa.
Katye was born June 9, 1903, in Luther, OK, to Arthur William BURROWS, and Druscilla SMITH BURROWS. She died May 17.
Katye married Roy GNAVAUCH on July 17, 1922, in Guthrie. She was preceded in death by her husband, two daughters, her parents, and eight brothers and sisters.
Survivors include two grandsons and one great-frand-daughter.


June 7, 1998

BOYD
Graveside services for Delores June BOYD, 70, of Guthrie will be June 9, at Memory Gardens Memorial Park Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Boyd was born Jan. 13, 1928, in Ponca City to Joseph and Leafa Pearl (JONES) BARTOSOVSKY. She died June 5, at Mercy Health Center in OK City.
She married Reid Boyd on Oct. 29, 1949 in Newkirk. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include her husband, one daughter, Sue; one brother, Bernard; two sisters, Martha and Fern.

ETHRIDGE
Graveside services for Freda P. ETHRIDGE, 87, of Crescent will be June 8 at New Salem Cemetery east of Harrah under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home.
Ethridge was born May 19, 1911, in Marlow. she died Friday, June 5, in Edmond.


June 9, 1998

STEWART
Funeral services for Mary Ann (BUCHANAN) STEWART, 73, of Crescent are scheduled for Wednesday at the Abernathy Funeral Home in Crescent, burial will be in Duncan Municipal Cemetery in Duncan.
Stewart was born Dec. 24, 1925, in Anadarko to Fitzhue Lee and Sarah Elizabeth (ADAMS) BUCHANAN. She died June 7 at the Crescent Care Center. She married Leonard Richard STEWART on Sept. 6, 1964 in Chickasha. He died April 26, 1990.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, three brothers, Janes G., Harvey Lee, and Charles Edward; two sisters, Elizabeth BROWN and Naomi KINGSLEY, one son, Stanley Ray BUCHANAN, and one grandson, Jerry Leonard MARCOM.
Survivors include three sisters, Ruth, Myrtie, and Elsie; three brothers, Jack, Paul and David.

WRIGHT
Funeral services for Gene WRIGHT, 80, of Crescent were June 9 at First Baptist Church in Crescent, burial was in Oaklahd-Knowles Cemetery under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home in Crescent.
Gene was born July 25, 1917 in Crescent. He passed away June 7 at Logan Hospital and Medical Center in Guthrie.


June 11, 1998

FOSTER
Marcus Lynn FOSTER was born Dec. 8, 1952 to Clyde and Bobbie Lee FOSTER in Wewoka, Okla. His mother preceded him in death.
On July 23, 1977, he was united in holy matrimony to Miss Ramona WYATT. He died June 6, 1998.
Survivors include his wife; daughter, Lynnaille; father, Clyde; a sister, Lavetta; brothers, Clyde and Curt.
Services will be June 13, interment in Westwood Cemetery in Wewoka, OK under the direction of Pollard Funeral Homes Inc.

ROWLEY
Funeral services for Margaret E. MARANG ROWLEY, 79, of Edmond will be June 13, burial in Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Baggerley Funeral Home.
Rowley was born Dec. 29, 1918, in Meridian, She died June 9 in OK City.
Survivors include four sons, Greg, David, Daryl and Philip; his wife; daughter, Carol.


June 16, 1998

BURCH
Memorial Mass of Christian Burial for Peter Edmundson BURCH, 52, of Guthrie will be June 18, burial in Seward Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home of Guthrie.
Burch was born Sept. 2, 1945, in St. Louis, MO. to Sterling C. and Louella V. (EDMUNDSON) BURCH. He died June 12 at Baptist Integris Burn Center in OK City.
He married Karen Nannette CURRAN on June 10, 1978, in Guthrie. Pete died a hero, he gave his life trying to save others. He was preceded in death by his father.
Survivors include his wife; his mother and stepfather, Louella and Jack CRAUN; three daughters, Melissa, Allison, Jessica; two sons, Nicholas and Joseph; one sister, Peggie; one brother, Jack.

BURNETT
Delpha L. BURNETT, 90, of Lone Wolf, OK., passed away June 15. She was born May 19, 1908 in Hinton, OK. and married Fred Burnett, who preceded her in death in 1985; son, Johnny L. Burnett in 1945; two grandchildren, Ronald HARRIS and Stephen Burnett.
Survivors include grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren.
Funeral will be June 17 at the People's Cooperative Funeral Home in Lone Wolf with interment at Retrop Cemetery north of Lone Wolf.

EATON
Graveside services for George Washington EATON, 62, of Guthrie will be June 17 at Witcher Cemetery in OK City under the direction of Smith Funeral Home of Guthrie.
George was born May 27, 1936 in Parkensburg, W. VA. to George and Gladys Eaton. He died June 13 at Columbia Edmond Medical Center in Edmond.


June 18, 1998

POINTS
Funeral services for Dr. Thomas Craig POINTS, 80, of Loveland, Colo., will be June 19, burial at Memorial Park Cemetery in Edmond. Services are under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home of Crescent.
Points was born June 25, 1917, in Wyandotte, Okla. he died June 17 in Loveland, Colo.


June 23, 1998

DUNHAM
Graveside services for Willis DUNHAM, 72, of Guthrie was June 23, at Resurrection Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Willis was born Aug. 23, 1925, in OK City to Earl and Ella Dunham. He died June 20, at Logan Hospital and Medical Center in Guthrie.

TAYLOR
Funeral services for Allin "Dale" TAYLOR, 62, of Holton, Lan. were June 23, at the Mercer Funeral Home , burial was in Holton Cemetery under the direction of Mercer Funeral Home of Holton, Kan.
Taylor was born Oct. 21, 1935, in Jasper, MO. to Walter and Elma PHIPPS TAYLOR. He died June 19, at Holton Hospital in Holton, Kan. He lived in Guthrie from 1984 to his retirement in 1997.

REDMAN
Funeral services for Beulah E. REDMAN, 84, of Guthrie will be June 25, burial will be in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
redman was born Oct. 11, 1913, in Roosevelt, OK., to A.J. and Nora (MARKS) STOOPS. She died June 22, in her home in Guthrie. She married Victor REDMAN on June 1, 1941, in Roosevelt. She was preceded in death by her jparents, three brothers and one stepbrother.
Survivors include her husband, one son, Dr. Richard Redman, one daughter Pat ; one brother Don.

CHASTAIN
Graveside services for Lavone E. CHASTAIN, 88, of OK City were June 23, at Crescent Cemetery/Servoices under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Chastain was born Feb. 1, 1910, in Crescent. She passed away June 19, at Edmond Regional Hospital.


June 24, 1998

REDMAN
Funeral services for Beulah E. REDMAN, 84, of Guthrie, will be June 25, burial at Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Redman was born Oct. 11, 1913, in Roosevelt, OK to A.J. and Nora (MARKS) STOOPS. She died June 22.
She married Victor Redman on June 1, 1941 in Roosevelt. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and one stepbrother.
Survivors include her husband, Victor; one son, Dr. Richard Redman; one daughter, Rat; one brother, Don Stoops.

DAMERSON
Graveside services for Marietta DAMERON, 86, of OK City took place June 24 at Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Davis Funeral Home. Dameron was born April 24, 1912, in Guthrie to William and Mary Annette (HUBBARD) POTEET. She died June 22 at Deaconess Hospital in Ok City.


June 26, 1998

COSTELLO
Funeral services for John Joseph COSTELLO, IV, 14 of Coyle will be June 27 at Coyle Assembly of God, burial in Coyle Cemetery.
Costello was born March 24, 1984, to John Joseph Costello, Jr. and Sandi (DODSON) Costello. He died June 24 in the Coyle area.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Lewis DODSON, Jr., paternal grandfather, John Joseph Costello, one brother, Anthony Edward SHERROD and one sister, Nicole Annette Sherrod.


June 28, 1998

FLECK
Funeral services for Janet L. FLECK, 48, was June 25, at the Catholic Church of St. John the Baptist, burial at Memory Gardens Memorial Park in Guthrie, under the direction of Baggerley Funeral Home in Edmond.
Janet was born on Feb. 22, 1950, to Charles and Anna PATTERSON STROUSE in McKeesport, PA. She died June 22, in Edmond.


June 30, 1998

BREWER
Funeral services for Warren Leroy BREWER, 77, of Coyle will be July 2, at Davis Funeral Home Chapel in Guthrie. Burial will be in Clarkson Cemetery on Coyle under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Brewer was born Oct. 6, 1920, in Coyle to Oscar and Mary (BECK) BREWER. He died June 27, on his farm outside of Coyle. He married Beatrice GISH Dec. 29, 1941, in Stillwater. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, LeRoy and Joel; one daughter, Sharon. He is also survived by one brother, Ralph.


July 1, 1998

BRANDENBURG
Funeral services for Ray D. BRANDENBURG, 81, of Rock Island, Wash., were June 24, in East Wenatchee, Wash. He died June 19.
He was born Oct. 20, 1916, in Stroud, Okla. to Marvin and Millie (DELLING) BRANDENBURG.
On Jan. 4, 1940, he married Rose TONTZ.
He is survived by his wife, and two sons, Don and Dean; a brother, Merle and four sisters, Pearle, Dorothy, Martha, and Mary Jo.

MASSINGILL
Graveside services of Donald O. MASSINGILL, 73, of Crescent will be July 2, at the Waukomis Cemetery under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home of Crescent.
Massingill was born Nov. 11, 1924, in Roseville, Ill. He died June 29, in Edmond Hospital.

STALEY
Funeral services for Charles Etta STALEY, 60, of Guthrie will be July 2, at Macedonia Baptist Church, burial will be in Rosenwald Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Staley was born Oct. 22, 1937 in Eufaula to Charlie and Darie MARTIN. She died Sunday, June 28, at her home in Guthrie.


July 2, 1998

DAVIS
Funeral services for Goldie DAVIS, 64, of Crescent will be July 3, at Abernathy Funeral Home Chapel, burial will be in Oakland-Knowles Cemetery under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home.
Davis was born April 23, 1934, in Beaumont, Kan. to Jarrett and Mary (HOPPIS) LISTER. She died July 1 at Mercy Health Center in OK City.

NEWLAN
A memorial service is pending for Hazel B. NEWLAN, 95, of Ponca City. Newland was cremated under the direction of Demuth Funeral Home of OK City and the Cremation Society of OK.
Newlan was born Nov. 16, 1902, in Guthrie to Louis and Anastasia BOKORNEY. She died June 27, at Cole's Rest Haven in Guthrie.

SPITZ
Mass of Christian burial for Agnes (SCHRECK) SPITZ, 84, of Guthrie will be July 3, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Guthrie, burial will be in Memory Gardens Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Spitz was born April 29, 1914 in Canute to Joseph and Elizabeth (FLIES) SCHRECK. She died June 30, at Mercy Health Center in OK City.
She married Frank Edward SPITZ on Feb. 3, 1931, in Canute. He preceded her in death Nov. 11, 1994. She was preceded in death also by her parents, one grandson, Michael Spitz, and 12 brothers and sisters.
Survivors include three sons, Fred, Franklyn, and Leon; two sisters, Eula and Ethyel.



July 3, 1998

CLOUGH
Funeral services for Otis L. CLOUGH, 82, of Guthrie will be July 6, burial in the Lerado, Kan. Cemetery.
Otis was born Nov. 21, 1915, in Arlington, Kan. to David E. and Allie Clough. He died July 2 at his home in Guthrie.
Survivors include his wife, one son, David; one daughter, Nacy; one brother, Vernon; one sister, Wanda.


July 5, 1998

JONES
Graveside services for Alyce Elizabeth "Bette" ROBB JONES, 76, of Corpus Christi, Texas, will be July 5, at Seaside Memorial Park, Corpus Christi.
Bette was born June 9, 1922, in Guthrie to Richard David and Myrtle HURLEY ROBB. She died June 27, in Corpus Christi. Bette married Carl C. JONES in Guthrie in 1950. He preceded her in death on June 7, 1974.
Survivors are two daughters, Jeanne and Carla Sue; one son, Robb Lee.

COCHRAN
Funeral services for Jewell "Mickey" COCHRAN, 69, of Crescent will be July 7, burial at the Oakland-Knowles Cemetery, south of Crescent.
Mickey was born June 14, 1929, in Simal, Colo. to Roy and Edna TAYLOR. She died July 1.


July 7, 1998

WOODARD
Funeral services for Bobby J. Woodard, 68, of Edmond were July 6. Burial was in Memory Gardens Memorial under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Bobby was born April 26, 1930, in Coyle to Clinton R. and Sylvia T (GOBLE) Woodard. He died July 4 at OKC.
Bobby married Agnes Karlin on Oct. 8, 1966 in Guthrie. He was preceded in death by his father.
Bobby is survived by his wife; his mother Betty Woodard; two daughters, Paula and Diana; one son, Stephen; one sister, Elizabeth; two grandchildren; one great grandchild.

WYATT
Funeral services for Mae Miriam Wyatt, 73, of Perkins, are scheduled for July 8 at Davis Funeral Chapel in Guthrie, burial will be in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Wyatt was born May 26, 1925, in Bronz, N.Y. to Otto and Edna A. (HARPHAN) SCHMAHL. She died July 5 in Perkins. Mae had lived in Coyle and Perkins for 50 years, moving to Oklahoma from Mobile, Ala.  She married Raymond ROBBINS; he preceded her in death June 27, 1967. She married J.T. Wyatt on Jan. 12, 1973 in Oklahoma City.
She was preceded in death also by her parents and two brothers.
Survivors include her husband; one son, Richard; three daughters, Elizabeth, Evelyn, and Vedia; two sisters, Dolly and Louise; two brothers, John and Henry; 12 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren.



July 8, 1998

DOWNING
Funeral services for Olin Glen DOWNING, 78, of Guthrie will be July 10, burial in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Downing was born July 5, 1920, in Bliss, OK to Oliver and Margaret Downing. He died July 7.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Carl; his sister, Dorothy BLACKWOOD; one son, Gary L. Downing.
Survivors include his wife of 53 yrs. Monnie Etta BENSON; one daughter, Glenetta; one son, David; one brother, Robert J.; two sisters, Jewell P. and Mildred L..


July 14, 1998

DIXON
Funeral services for George William DIXON, 90, of Mulhall will be July 16, burial in Roselawn Cemetery in Mulhall under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Dixon was born Oct. 12, 1907, in Mulhall to Thomas Oliver and Sarrah (ALDERSON) DIXON. He died July 13 at Stillwater Medical Center in Stillwater. He married Lola Pauline SIMPSON May 20, 1934, in Stillwater, She preceded him in death Nov. 19, 1983. He was preceded in death also by his parents and one sister, Carrie BEUCHAW.
Survivors include three sons, Vernon, Raymond, and Jack; one daughter, Betty.

GRAY
Graveside services for Marjorie Dixie GRAY, 73, of Guthrie will be July 15 at Victor Cemetery northeast of Crescent. Services under the direction of Smith Funeral Home of Guthrie.
Marjorie was born Oct. 27, 1924, in Crescent to Samuel and Grace Maybelle GORE. She died July 12 at Mercy Heath Center in OK City.
Suvivors include one son, John M. Gray.

JONES
Graveside services for Henry Ross JONES, 79, of Mulhall will be July 14 at Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Jones was born Sept. 4, 1918, in North Dakota to Joseph William and Charlotte (HOFFER) JONES. He died July 10 at his home in Mulhall.
He married Beatrice POPHAM. She preceded him in death April 17, 1981. He was preceded in death also by his parents.
Survivors include one daughter, Charlotte; three sons, Danny, Jimmy, and Dennis; one brother, Jay Jones. (Henry Jones was a victim of the 1998 heat wave in Oklahoma)

RITTER
Graveside services for Roma Joy RITTER, 50, of Bradley took place July 14 at Memory Gardens Memorial Park Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Davis Funeral Home. Survivors include two daughters, Julie Carlene and Lillie Ann; two stepsons, Ronnie Allen and Jerry Dale STROUD; one sister, Patricia and eight brothers, Jimmy, Rex, Ray, Ronnie, Freddie, Johnny, Tommy and Larry RITTER.
She was preceded in death by her parents.


July 16, 1998

HOOD
Funeral services for William Howell HOOD, 91, of Coyle will be July 18, at the First Southern Baptist Church in Guthrie, with his grandson, the Rev. Tommy D. HOOD officiating. Services are under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Hood was born July 3, 1907. He died July 15.
He married Oleta TAYLOR, Sept. 7, 1929.
Survivors include two sons, Bill and Jack; three daughters, Deborah, Jacquetta, and Darla; and six sisters.


July 17, 1998

RAUPE
Funeral services for Richard Laverne "Dick" RAUPE, 61, of Orlando will be July 18, at St Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Stillwater, burial will be in Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Strode Funeral Home.
Raupe was born Jan. 22, 1937, in Guthrie to Kenneth O. and Ida Faye (GRIFFITH) RAUPE. He died July 16 at his home in Orlando. He married Ruth REEVES RAUPE June 28, 1981, in Durant. He was preceded in death by his mother.
Survivors include his wife; his father; four sons, Richard, Chris, David, and Geoff; four daughters, Theresa, Beth, Dana, April; one brother, Glen RAUPE; one sister, Pat and 14 grandchildren.

LOVELACE
Funeral services for Lester LeWayne LOVELACE, 39, of Guthrie, was July 17 at Greater Olive Baptist Church in OK City. Services under the direction of Temple and Sons Funeral Directors.
Lovelace was born Nov. 20, 1958, in OK City to Dorothy Faye and Seth Paul LOVELACE. He died July 14.

GLENN
Funeral services for Clara Faye BOOTH - GLENN, 67, of Crescent will be July 18, at Immanuel Covenant Church, burial will be in Crescent City Cemetery under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home.
Booth-Glenn was born April 7, 1931 in Crescent, she died July 15, in OK City.



July 19, 1998

POWELL
Funeral services for John Virgil POWELL, 77, of Guthrie will be July 20, burial in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home of Guthrie.
Powell died July 17 at Logan Hospital and Medical Center. He was born Oct. 24, 1920 in Pleasant Valley, Okla. to Ed and Nina POWELL. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors included a son, Danny and a daughter, Linda; two sisters, June and Juanita; a brother, Bennie and his former wife, of 38 years, Dorothy.

RAMEY
Margaret M. RAMEY, 77, of OK City passed away July 16 . Margaret was born June 9, 1921 in Fallis, Ok. to George and Norma Bell DILL. She was preceded in death by sisters, Vadonna Dill, Ester FENT, Dorothy PORTER, and Pauline WADE; her husband, Les died on June 27, 1998.
Survivors include a daughter, Sandra D.; a son Dowane A. FENT; a stepdaughter, Faye; brothers, Chester and Everett.
Graveside services will be July 20, burial at Memory Gardens Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Demuth Funeral Home, OK City.


July 21, 1998

MOORE
Funeral services for Lilliam MOORE, 94, of Amarillo, Texas will be July 21, burial in Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Memorial Park Funeral Home of Amarillo, Texas.
Lillian was born April 6, 1904 in Ardmore, OK. She died July 15 in Amarillo. She was a long-time resident of San Diego, Calif.

HUGHES
Funeral services for Lillie E. HUGHES, 55, of Guthrie are pending at Pollard Funeral Home.
Hughes died July 20 at her home.
(Lillie E. Hughes was the second victim of the 1998 heat wave of Oklahoma. The other victim being Henry JONES of Mulhall on July 10.)



July 22, 1998

CHAMBERLAIN
Graveside services for Mildred G. CHAMBERLAIN, of Guthrie will be July 24 at Resthaven Cemetery in OK City.
Mildred was born on Nov. 17, 1903, in Silver City, Iowa to James and Hattie Belle ROLAND. She died July 21, at Colonial Estates in Guthrie.

JOHNSTON
Graveside services for Carl A. JOHNSTON, 75, of Geary, Okla. will be July 23 at Crescent Cemetery.
Johnston was born Oct. 21, 1922, in Kaw City, OK to John W. and Jenny Johnston. He died July 21 at Intergris Baptist Hospital in Ok City.


July 23, 1998

DAY
Funeral services for Audrey Ione DAY, 75, of Guthrie will be July 24, in the Zwanziger Funeral Chapel in Woodward, burial in Elmwood Cemetery in Woodward under the direction of Zwanziger Funeral Home.
Audrey Iona PLUMLEE was born Feb. 9, 1923, to Howard and Cella PLUMLEE in Ellendale. She died July 21, at Cole's Nursing Home in Guthrie.

PAYNE
Funeral services for Tommy L. PAYNE, 66, of Checotah will be July 24, burial at Oakview Cemetery under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home of Crescent.
Payne was born July 19, 1932, in Guthrie to Grover T. and Ollie Mae COUNESS PAYNE. He died July 20 in OK City.

HALL
Funeral services for Orval HALL, 85, of Guthrie are pending at Smith Funeral Home of Guthrie. Hall died July 23 at Golden Age Nursing Home in Guthrie.

MOORE
Graveside funeral services for Jessie Nora MOORE, 77, of Guthrie will be July 24, burial at Seward Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home in Guthrie.
Moore was born Dec. 20, 1920, in Whitewright, Texas to Ed and Frances MOORE. She died July 22, at her residence in Guthrie.
Survivors include one daughter, Georgene and two granddaughters.



July 24, 1998

HALL
Funeral services for Orval Wayne HALL, 85, of Guthrie will be July 25, burial in Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Hall was born Aug. 10, 1912 in Guthrie to Harry and Edna HALL, He died July 23, at Golden Age Nursing Home in Guthrie. He owned and operated Hall's Service Station in Guthrie since 1950.
He amrried Geneva WININGER Aug. 28, 1937 in La Junta, Colo.



July 26, 1998

STEWART
Memorial Mass of Guthrie Burial for Randy Outher STEWART, 49, of Guthrie will be July 27, burial in Seward Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home of Guthrie.
Stewart was born Nov. 3, 1948 in Guthrie to Outher and Mary (EITSON) STEWART. He died July 23 at Mercy Health Center in OK City.



July 29, 1998

KEMNITZ
Mary Lucille KEMNITZ, 83, of Guthrie died July 27. Burial at Grace Hill Cemetery in Perry.
Keminitz was born June 28, 1915 in Noble county, S.E. of Perry to Luther and Katherine (HLADIK) DOTTS. She married Fred D. KEMNITZ in 1933 at Pawnee, He preceded her in death on June 13, 1984.


July 31, 1998

RHODES
Jo Ann RHODES, 58, of Guthrie died July 30. She was born Oct. 22, 1939 in Guthrie to Frank and Gladys EDENS.
Survivors include her husband, David, two sons, Danny and Marty; one daughter, Linda; one brother, Glen and two sisters, July and Sandy.
Burial in Crescent Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.


August 2, 1998

TILLMAN
Charlie Faver TILLMAN, died July 25 at the Williamsburg Care Center in Columbia, MO. She was born Oct. 26,

HARDEN
Gertrude HARDEN, 94, of Guthrie died July 29. She was born on Oct. 26, 1903 in Berwin, Okla. to Willis and Rilla WHITEHORN.
Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home

BREWER
Ralph J. BREWER, 76, of Guthrie died July 31. He was born July 6, 1922 in Coyle to Oscar and Mary BREWER.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy; son, John Beck ; daughter, Nancy Lewis.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Warren.
Burial at the Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.


August 4, 1998

MCCORKLE
Florence "Flo" MCCORKLE, 67, of Edmond died July 31. She was born March 17, 1931 in Fall River, Mass., to Eugene and Mary LATOUR.
Smith Memorial Chapel, burial at Summit View Cemetery.

POSLICK
Clayton Edward POSLICK, 87, died July 31. Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery inder the direction of Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home.
Clayton was born June 3, 1911 at Guthrie, to Edward Hugh Poslick and Bertha Mae WATSON. He married Anna Kathryn LUCKINBILL on Nov. 29, 1933 in Guthrie.
He is survived by his wife, three sons, Edward, Howard, and Joe; a sister, Edna REED; nine grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren.


August 6, 1998

SMITH
Dallas Gene SMITH, 62, of Crescent died August 3. He was born Dec 31, 1935 in Crescent.
Burial will be in Crescent Cemetery under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home.


August 7, 1998

BUSSARD
Flossie Susan BUSSARD, 73, of Mulhall died Aug. 5. She was born Feb. 20, 1925 in Kansas to James and Lola CHRISTENSEN.
Burial will be at Morris Heights under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.


August 11, 1998

RAINS
Funeral services for Mable Mary RAINS, 90, of Guthrie took place August 11, at the Trinity Episcopal Church of Guthrie. Burial was in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral HOme.
Rains was born Aug. 4, 1908, in Toronto, Canada, to Henry E. and Mary Ann (BUNTING) MALLET. She died Aug. 7, in Guthrie. Mable had lived in Guthrie sice 1955.


August 16, 1998

STOLP
A memorial service is scheduled for Robert T. STOLP, formerly of Guthrie, on Aug. 24, at the First Presbyterian Church in Guthrie.
Stolp was born Aug. 4, 1925, in Freeport, Ill., to Bernadine TRUE and Robert Charles STOLP. He died July 22, in Edinburg, Texas.

TOWNSEND
Funeral Services for Clarence Richard TOWNSEND, 77, of Guthrie are scheduled Aug. 18, at the Assembly of God in Coyle. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery in Coyle under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Townsend was born Aug. 31, 1920 in Sapulpa to John R. and Audrey Dollie Mae (DIKES) TOWNSEND. He died Aug. 14, in Guthrie.
He was a member of the Coyle Assembly of God and aa veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in World War 11.
He married Annabell BENTLEY on May 9, 1944 in Coyle, She preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by his parents, one son, Denny Lynn Townsend, two brothers and one sister.
Survivors include one brother, Hershel; three sisters, Mollie, Ida, and Emma; and a number of nieces and nephews.



August 18, 1998

DAVIS
Funeral services for Betty DAVIS, 71, were Aug. 18. Burial was in the Hennessey Cemetery under the direction of Cordry-Sisson Funeral Home of Hennessey.
Betty was born in the Lone Star Community east of Hennessey on May 2, 1927, to August and Julia (KUSIK) HLADIK. She died Aug. 16 in OK City.
She married Max Davis in Enid on June 21, 1947.

CUNNINGHAM
Funeral services for Nyanzia C. CUNNINGHAM, 58, of Guthrie are scheduled Aug. 19. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Cunningham was born Feb. 29, 1940, south of Guthrie to George F. and Margaret E. (ROBINSON) BRANDENBURG. She died August 17th of cancer. Nyanzia had lived in Guthrie most of her life. she married William L. Cunningham on Aug. 5, 1962, in Guthrie. Nyanzia was preceded in death by her father, George F. Brandenburg.
Survivors include her mother; her husband; three daughters, Annette, Rhonda, and Linda; one sister, Frieda; three grandchildren.

SMITH
Funeral services for Otto Duane SMITH, 77, of Guthrie are pending at Davis Funeral Home. Burial at Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home of Crescent. Smith died August 17 in Guthrie.
Smith was born May 10, 1921, in Oakwood, OK to William A. and Jessie Alice SMITH. He married Mary Ruth MCMAKIS. She preceded him in death on April 5, 1976. He was also preceded in death by his parents, five brothers, Brad, Bert, Ralph, Charlie and Roy and one sister, Alice.

WILSON
Funeral services for Sammie Gene WILLSON, 59, of Blanco, Texas are scheduled Aug. 19 in Guthrie. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Willson was born May 27, 1939, in Guthrie to Eugene and June Willson. He died Aug. 13 in Denver, Colo.
Survivors include his mother; his wife, Anita; two sons, Shannon and Bob; tow daughters, Janine and Lori; one brother, Bobby Willson; three grandchildren.



August 19, 1998

BRANSON
Funeral services for Gladys Elizabeth BRANSON, 94, of Ok City are scheduled for Aug. 20 in OK City. A graveside service is scheduled at Oakland-Knowles Cemetery in Crescent under the direction of John M. Ireland Funeral Home of Moore.
Branson was born July 31, 1904, in blue Mound, Kansas to Byron and Clara (WOODWORTH) WRIGHT. She died Aug. 16. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ouie Branson.
Survivors include one son, Elmer; two daughter, Opal and Stella; one brother, Ferris Wright; one sister, Ethel FAST; 15 grandchildren; 32 great grandchildren; and 4 great-great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Mike RIDGON, John PIERSON, David BRANSON, Jay RONEY, Frank BRANSON, Emmitt BRANSON and Marvin BRANSON.

COLE
Funeral services for John "J.D." COLE, 79, of Edmond are scheduled for August 21st. at Smith Memorial Chapel. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
John was born June 19, 1919, in Muldrow, Okla. to James and Idella Cole. He died August 18 in Edmond.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, James and Jeremy; two daughter, Lori and Karen; seven grandchildren; one sister, Inec COOK.

OWEN
Bobbie N. WATKINS OWEN of Crescent passed away on Aug. 4 in Crescent. Arrangements are under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home of Crescent.
She was born Sept. 7, 1924, in Bonham, Texas, the youngest of five children of Joe D. and Jewel Irene WATKINS. Owen and her former husband, Charles Owen moved to Crescent in 1949 and were co-publishers of the Logan County News from 1949 until 1972. She was editor of Kingfisher Times and Free Press from 1977 until 1980.
She is survived by two daughters, Deann and Denise; three grandchildren; one sister, Bethlee; one brother, Kenneth D. Watkins; two nieces; eight nephews and many great-nieces and nephews; She was jpreceded in death by her parents, two brothers, one brother-in-law and two sister-in-laws.


August 20, 1998

DEMING
Funeral services for Ralph Arthur DEMING, 79, of Guthrie are scheduled for Aug. 21. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Guardian North Funeral Home.
Deming was born April 18, 1919, in Guthrie to Maurice and Olive RAMEY DEMING. He died Aug. 18 at his home.
He married Doris RANSOM in 1949. She preceded him in death. He was preceded in death also by his parents and one brother, Lloyd.
Survivors include one daughter, Billye; two grandsons.
A Masonic eulogy will be given at the graveside.


August 23, 1998

WAMSLEY
Funeral services for W.H. WAMSLEY, 83, of Guthrie are scheduled for Aug. 24. Burial will be at Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home of Guthrie.

MARQUARDT
Graveside services for Otto Paul MARQUARDT, 65, of Del City are scheduled for Aug. 24, at Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Otto was born on Aug. 30, 1932, in Guthrie to Paul and Anna Marie MARQUARDT. He died Aug. 21 in OK City.



August 25, 1998

ADAMS
Funeral services for David A. ADAMS, 84, of Bethany are scheduled for Aug. 25. Burial will be in Oakland-Knowles Cemetery under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home of Crescent.
Adam was born Sept. 30, 1913, in Houtzdale, Penn. He died Aug. 23 in OK City.

HOUCK
Funeral services for Bessie Mae HOUCK, 88, of Crescent are scheduled Aug. 26, with burial at Oakland-Knowles Cemetery under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home of Crescent.
Houck was born Dec. 30, 1909, to Harvey and Anne (KINSER) TODD in Hartsville, MO. she died Aug. 22 in Edmond.

WAMSLEY
Funeral services for William (Bill) Harry WAMSLEY, 83, of Guthrie were Aug. 24. Services were under the direction of the Smith Funeral Home of Guthrie
Bill was born Feb. 23, 1915, in Guthrie to Zeta Belle and the late Harry WAMSLEY, who passed away Dec. 1914. William went to be with the Lord Aug. 21.
Bill married Julia BURRIS, of Omaha, Neb. on July 4, 1944 and celebrated 54 years together. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Earl; and one sister, Beatrice HANEY.
Survivors include his wife; one daughter, Mary; one brother, James Leslie WAMSLEY; one sister,Harriette; one grandson; and one four week old granddaughter.



August 26, 1998

DODD
Funeral services for Anna Marie DODD, 97, Guthrie, are scheduled for Aug. 27, at Tirst Christian Church. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Simth Funeral Home.
Anna was born on April 2, 1901, in Logan Co. to Florian and Rosina TONTZ. She died Aug. 24 in Guthrie.
Survivors include one daughter, Rozella; two granddaughters; five great-grandchildren; 11 great-great grandchildren.

VOGEL
Funeral services for Samuel VOGEL, 83, of Marshall are scheduled for Aug. 27, at St. Paul's United Church of Christ-Marshall. Burial will be in the North I.O.O.F Cemetery in Marshall. Services are under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home of Crescent.
Vogel was born Jan. 11, 1915, in Marshall to George and Marie Vogel. He died Aug.25, in Enid.



August 27, 1998

CHANDLER
Graveside services for Mary Ruth CHANDLER, 90, of Guthrie are scheduled for 10 a.m. August 28, at First Christian Church. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie with services under the direction of Smith Funeral Home of Guthrie.
Mary was born on March 8, 1908, in Enid to W.H. and Pearl Chandler. She died August 26 at Logan Hospital and Medical Center in Guthrie.


September 2, 1998

DIAS
Mass of Christian burial for George Lewis DIAS, 72, of Guthrie is scheduled for Sept. 3 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Guthrie. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Dias was born Oct. 10, 1925, in Mombasa, Kenya, to Wolfango and Annie (DACUNHA) DIAS. He died Aug. 31 in OK City.
George had lived in Guthrie for the past 28 years, moving here from Mombasa, Kenya. He married Lily COUTINHO on Jan. 10, 1953, in Mombasa, Kenya. Dias was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.
Survivors include his wife; three sons, Deryck, Selwyn, and Floyd Dias; one daughter, Merlyn; one brother, Adolph; one sister, Elfredo DSOUSA, of London, England; eight grandchildren.

WEST
Graveside services for Donita Jean (Jeannie) WEST, 45, of Guthrie, at Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Davis Funeral Home of Guthrie.
West was born June 12, 1953 in Ponca City to Donald and Thelma (BOABOROUGH) KEELER. She died Sept. 1 in OK City. Jeannie had lived in Guthrie for the past 26 years, moving here from Michigan. She married Gary West on April 28, 1972 in Perry.
Survivors include her husband; mother, Thelma MCDONALD; father Donald KEELER; eight sons, Tony WEST, Tige WEST, Lance WEST, Marc WEST, Stephen WEST, Cory WEST, , Shydler WEST, and Billy WEST; six sisters and two brothers; and six grandchildren.


September 4, 1998

SMITH
Funeral Services for Eddie Smith, 45, of Oklahoma City, were Sept. 4, at the Salvation Army Citadel Corps. Burial was in Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Wheatland, Okla. under the direction of Southeast Funeral Home of OK City.
Eddie was born Oct. 10, 1952, in Guthrie to Dusky and Marily (WEBB) SMITH. He passed away Sept. 2.

DOOLITTLE
Funeral services for Glen Wilford DOOLITTLE of Elizabethtown, Kentucky, are scheduled for Sept. 5, at the Oak Grove Church of God in Loranger, LA. officiated by his nephew, Arlynn SORRELL. Services are under the direction of Guardian Funeral Home, Fort Worth, TX.
Glen was born Feb. 21, 1933, in Clovis, N.M. He died Sept. 2, in Arlington, TX

MOTT
Funeral services for Albert Lee MOTT, 65, of Guthrie, are scheduled for Sept. 4. Burial will be in Seward Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Mott was born Aug. 10, 1933, in Athens, Texas to Albert and Alma Mott. He died Sept. 1 in Guthrie.
Survivors include his wife; one son, William Albert; one daughter, Danna Lea; five grandchildren.

KARNER
Funeral services for Norma Jean KARNER, 76, of Guthrie are scheduled Sept. 4. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Karner was born April 30, 1922, in Ok City to Edward and Ester (DWINNELL) BARNARD. She died Sept. 1 in Guthrie. She married Ted Karner on June 6, 1947 at El Reno.
Karner was precededd in death by her jparents and grandparents. She is survived by her husband, Ted; one son, Donald; two grandchildren; one brother, Wayne BARNARD.


September 11, 1998

MCCLAIN
Funeral services for Robert B. MCCLAIN, 83, of Guthrie are schedules for Sept. 11,. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
McClain was born Dec. 25, 1914, in Birmingham, Ala. to Daniel and Norah McClain. He died Sept. 8 in OK City.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Fred; one sister, Bessie CUDIJO; and two nephews, Andrew CUDIJO and Lee Anders CUDIJO.
Survivors include two sons, Jesse and William; former wife Mae Ida FOWLER; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.


September 15, 1998

CUMMINGS
Funeral services for Phyllis CUMMINGS, 61, of Magnum, formerly of Guthrie were Sept. 13, at the First Baptist Church of Magnum.
Phyllis was born April 10, 1937, in Crescent, to Louis and Hazel (MAYFIELD) TUCKER. She died Sept. 10 in Elk City.


September 20, 1998

ARNOLD
Memorial services for Joseph Harold ARNOLD, of Springfield, MO. will be Sept. 21 at Walnut Lawn Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Hazelwood Cemetery on Springfield under the direction of Walnut Lawn Funeral Home of Springfield, MO.
Harold was born Dec. 1, 1913, to Joe B. and Mary Viola POINTS ARNOLD. He passed away at his home in Springfield on Sept. 16.
Harold was a 1932 graduate of Guthrie High School and served in W. W. II with his four brothers.
He is survived by his wife, Emily WILCOX ARNOLD; two daughters, Sandra and Eloise; and three grandchildren. He is also survived by two sisters, Matilda RODMAN and Mary GUERNSEY; four brothers, I.B. , Walter Lee, Blair, and Bill Arnold.
Harold was preceded in death by his parents and a baby sister, Willetta Mae..

GREEN
Funeral services for Theodis Guy GREEN, former Mayor of Langston, will be Sept. 21, in the I.W. Young Auditoruim of the campus of Langston University. Services will be officiated by the Rev. Ron C. Carter, Sr. , pastor of Mr. Bethel Baptist Church of Langston and burial will be Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Pollard Funeral Home.



September 22, 1998

ABRAMS
Graveside services for Alice R. ABRAMS, 94, of Guthrie were Sept. 22, at Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Alice was born on Aug. 21, 1904, in Hemphill Co., Texas, to George and Hanah LITTLE. She died Sept. 19 in Guthrie.

ROSE
Memorial services for Milred C. ROSE of Guthrie will be Sept. 23, at Mineral Wells Pavilion in Mineral Wells Park.
Mildred was born Dec. 20, 1938, near Stroud to Marion Wesley and Ollie Beatrice BLAIR GRAVES. She died Sept. 21, Guthrie.
She is survived by a daughter, Ollie Mae; two sons, Virgil Clayton and Clarence Wesley; three sisters, Dorothy, Mary Etta, and Frieda; a brother, Carl; five grandchildren; two step grandchildren; two great grandchildren.



September 23, 1998

HURLEY
Funeral services for Velma Jewel HURLEY, 97, of Guthrie are scheduled for Sept. 24, at Smith Memorial Chapel. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home
Velma was born Oct. 20, 1900, in Greenville, Texas, to Samuel and Annie COOK. She died Sept. 21, in Guthrie.
Hurley was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Hurley; one son, Joe Hurley, and three grandsons.
Surviviors include one son, Jack; one daughter, Mary; 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren and eight great-great grandchildren.

KRICK
Kenneth Wayne KRICK was born March 22, 1947, in OK City and went to his Lord on Sept. 21. He was a lifelong resident of Guthrie. He proudly served in the U.S. Army form June 1966 to June 1969.
Kenneth is survived by his wife; a son, William; mother, Leota BEARD; daughters, Kathy and Penny. He is also survived by brothers, Russell, Robert, and Frank; sisters, Denise and Laquita; two grandsons and two granddaughters. He was preceded in death by his father and stepfather.

OUSTERHOUT
Funeral services are pending for Jo WESTFALL OUSTERHOUT, formerly of Guthrie, at Crozier, Pearson, Mayfield Funeral Home in Cleburne, Texas.
Ousterhout died Sept. 22.
She is survived by her daughters, Betty, and Hazel.


September 25, 1998

BELOBRAYDIC
Wake services for Dolores Ann BELOBRAYDIC, 65, of Guthrie, are scheduled for Sept. 26, at Smith Memorial Chapel. A Mass of Christian burial will be at St. Mary's Catholic Church with Father Denis Hanrahan. Services are under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Dolores was born Dec. 15, 1932, in East St. Louis, Ill. to Elmer and Antoinette WINKLER. She died Sept. 23, at her home in Guthrie.


September 29, 1998

WIGGINS
Funeral services for Drusy Peggy WIGGINS, 98, of Guthrie, will be Sept. 29, officiated by the Rev. Robby Robbins of Bible Baptist Church. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Drusy was born March 24, 1900, in Peel, Ark. to Bird and Myrtle WHITE. She died September 26, in Guthrie.


September 30, 1998

EGELSTON
Funeral services for Nellie Lillian EGELSTON, 86, of Guthrie will be Sept. 30, at Smith Memorial Chapel. Burial will be in McKinkey Cemetery in Meridian under the direction of Smith Funeral Home
Nellie was born on Jan. 26, 1912, in Gore, OK. to John and Gertrude SHORT. She died Sept. 27, in OK City.
Nellie was preceded in death by her parent, seven brothers and two husbands, Ottis STARKS and John EGELSTON.
She is survived by two sisters, Ruby J. LEVERICH and Jane ALIG; and many nieces, nephews, and stepchildren.

WEIGL
Funeral services for Leona Irene WEIGL,85, of Guthrie, will by Oct. 1, at Smith Memorial Chapel. Walter Sowards of Kingfisher will officiate. Burial will be in Cashion Cemetery with Smith Funeral Home in charge.
Leona was born on April 22, 1913, in Cashion to Andrew and Nellie Frances MILLER. She died Sept. 27, in Edmond.


October 1, 1998

PYLE
Funeral services for Charles Dale PYLE, 73, of Guthrie, will be Oct.2 at Smith Memorial Chapel. Burial at Roselawn Cemetery in Mulhall under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Dale was born on July 27, 1925, in Edmond to Charles and Clara Pyle. He died Sept. 30 in OK City.
Dale, a longtime area farmer and rancher, married Leta Mae LOWRIE in 1947 in Winfield, Kan. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.
Dale is survived by his wife; one son; one brother, Dean; two nieces and four nephews.

BARNES
Funeral services for Gertrude Hope BARNES, 94, of Guthrie, will be Oct. 1, at Grace Hill Cemetery in Perry. Services are under the direction of Smith Funeral Home of Guthrie.
Gertrude was born Dec.9, 1903, in Mulhall to Willis and Minnie OSBORN. She died Sept. 29 in OK City. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dorrance Barnes.
She is survived by one sister, Wilma CANNING and several nieces.


October 3, 1998

AUTRY
LosAngels(AP)---Gene AUTRY, who parlayed a $5.00 mail order guitar into a caree as Hollywood's first singing cowboy, died today. He was 91.


October 20, 1998

LEGRANDE
Funeral services for Casey Lewis LeGrande, 20, of Guthrie are scheduled for Oct. 22, burial will be in Crescent Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
LeGrande was born Aug. 17, 1978, in OK City to Terry Wayne and Patty Sue (KNISLEY) LeGrande. He died Oct. 19 in Guthrie..


October 25, 1998

HOWE
Funeral services for Rosetta Howe, 84, of guthrie will be Oct. 27. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Rosetta was born Jan. 8, 1914, in Mangum to William and Jessie THOMPSON. She died Oct. 24.
Howe was preceded in death by her husband, Odis, in 1972, her sone, Marland, in 1990, her parents, five sisters and three brothers.
Survivors include one daughter, Delores; one sister, Jeanetta; two grandsons; six great grandchildren,


November 3, 1998

SMITH
Memorial services for Alys Gwen Krum Smith, 65, of Guthrie on Nov. 4, at Seward Road Baptist church. Services under the direction of Smith Funeral Home in Guthrie.
Smith was born June 17, 1933 in Sanger, CA. to Henry and Doris KRUM. She died Oct. 31, 1998 in Guthrie.

MOORE
Graveside services for Carl Nathan Moore, 84, of Lawton, formerlay of Guthrie, were Nov. 3, at Summit View cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Carl was born May 14, 1914, in Harper, Kan. to Nathan and Blanche Moore. He died Oct. 31 in Lawton.

WARD
Funeral services for Georgia Alberta Ward, 86, of OKC are scheduled Nov. 4, in Guthrie, under the direction of Davis Funeral Home in Guthrie with burial in the Summit View Cemetery
Ward was born Aug. 17, 1912 in Guthrie to George A. and Ethel L. (HALL) DUTHCHER. She died Nov. 2 in OKC.
During WW II she was a Rosie Riverter at Douglas Aircraft.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Winfred Onus "Windy" Ward; one son, one daughter and several brothers and sisters.
Survivors include six children, Geral Robert "Bob", William Avery "Bill", Winfred "Colonel", Peggy Louise, Karen Ann, and Martha Jane.; two brothers, Guy and Benny; one sister, Edith; 21 grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren.

POWELL
Funeral services for Cecil Powell, 90, of Guthrie are scheduled for Nov. 4 , under the direction of Davis Funeral Home in Guthrie. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery.
Powell was born June 20, 1908 in Guthrie, to Sam and Millie Powell. He died Oct. 31, in Guthrie. He was a US Army Veteran, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion and Perkins Masonic Lodge #92.
He married Laura McGee on April 4, 1972 in Guthrie.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Julie Powell; five brothers; five sisters; three daughters, Betty Canning, Nancy DuBois, and Peggy Rogers.
Survivors include his wife, one daughter, Sue; two sons, John W. and Billy R.; 11 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; and three great great grandchildren.


November 5, 1998

REYNOLDS
Funeral services and burial for Bill A. Reynolds will be Nov. 6 at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Okla. City.
Bill was born March 6, 1943, in Okla. City to bill and Nita Reynolds. He died Nov. 2, 1998. He was preceded in death by his mother, first wife, both grandmothers and grandfathers and one granddaughter.
Bill is survived by his wife; his father, Bill; one brother, Danny; son Billy, Jr. and 23 grandchildren.

MORRISETT
Funeral services for Rosamond Morrisett, 82, of Crescent, will be Nov. 6 in Crescent, burial will be in Crescent Cemetery under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home of Crescent.
Mrs. Morrisett was born Jan. 31, 1916, in Mulhall to William J. and Mary Ann (MARTIN) DONALDSON. She passed away Nov. 3 in Guthrie.

ADAMS
Funeral services for Leola M. Adams, 89, of Crescent will be Nov. 6 at St Mary's church in Guthrie. A wake will be held Nov. 5 at St Margaret Mary's Church in Crescent.


November 11, 1998

GARRETT
Funeral services for Dottie Sue BENSON GARRETT, formerly of Guthrie will be Nov. 13, at Moore's Eastlawn Funeral Home in Tulsa. burial at Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Moore's Eastlawn Funeral Home.
Dottie was born Jan. 21, 1948, to Louie H. and Naomi (HARDEE) BENSONin Wallace, Idaho. She died Nov. 8, in Tulsa.

WADE
Funeral services for Robert W. "Bob" Wade, 89, of Longview, Texas, will be Nov. 11, at Lakeview funeral Home. Burial will be in Lakeview Memorial Gardens under the direction of Lakeview Funeral HOme in Longview.
Robert was born March 7, 1909, in Guthrie. He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Pauline DILL WADE; a son, Robert E. Wade; and a brother, Jim Wade.
He is survived by his daughter, Sandra; four grandchildren; eight great grandchildren.


November 13, 1998

SMITH
Funeral services for Walter "Sonny" Gilmore Smith, Jr., 71, of Cashion, were Nov. 13 at Smith Memorial Chapel. Burial in Cashion Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
He was born July 20, 1927, in cashion to Walter and Anna Smith, Sr. He died Nov. 11, in Cashion.
Sonny was preceded in death by his mother anne E. Smith and his father Walter G. Smith, Sr.
He is survived by two sisters, Theda C. and Veda M.; one son, Steven G.; one daughter, Jean A.

WILEY
Funeral services for Wallace E. Wiley, 91, of Guthrie, will be Nov. 16. Burial will be in Union Hill Cemetery in Meridian under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Wallace was born Sept. 24, 1907, in Tyler, Texas, to William and Mattie Wiley. He died Nov. 10, 1998, in Guthrie.


November 19, 1998

GANN
Funeral services for Juanita Marcella Gann, 84, of Guthrie will be Nov. 21. Burial will be in Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
Juanita was born Jan. 20, 1914 in Tulsa to A.W. and Fanny (REDMAN) PADGHAM. She died Nov. 18 in OK City.She married Delbert Gann on Oct. 22, 1934 in Guthrie. He died on Oct. 2, 1987.  She was also preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Dorothy M. JOHNSON and four brothers, Clifford, Wilber, Louis and Carl PADGHAM.
Survivors include two sons, Gilber and David; a sister, Pat; eight grandchildren.


December 3, 1998

FOWLER
Funeral services for Gordon Slavens Fowler, 87, of Bartlesville, formerly of Guthrie were Dec. 2, in the Memory Chapel of the Arnold Moore Funeral Residence of Bartlesville. Burial at Summit View Cemetery in Guthrie under the direction of Arnold Moore Funeral Service of Bartlesville.
Gordon was born on April 29, 1911, in Altoona, Kan. to Elmer and Delta Jean (SLAVENS) Fowler. He died Nov. 29, 1998 in his rural Bartlesville residence.

KITE
Funeral services for John D. Kite, 90, of Crescent, will be Dec. 4. burial will be in Crescent Cemetery under the direction of Abernathy Funeral Home of Crescent.
John was born May 9, 1908, in Bard, N.M.. He passed away Dec. 1, 1998, in Guthrie. He was a veteran of the United States Navy.

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