Italy and the United Kingdom await for two groups of travelers headed out from the University of Science of Arts next Spring. Interested parties are invited to attend an informational meeting about the trips at 7 p.m. Thursday in Davis Hall 124 on the USAO’s campus.
Students at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma may learn about Europe in World Thought and Culture class, but this spring, they can experience it first hand.
Virginia Mae Hall, 94, of Stillwater died on Friday Aug. 5, 2011, at the Stillwater Medical Center after a brief illness, with her son Kent and daughter-in-law Mary at her side. Her services will be held on Wednesday August 10, 2011, at 2 p.m. at the First Christian Church in Stillwater with Reverend Owen Cayton officiating. Burial will follow at Fairlawn cemetery in Stillwater. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Virginia was (born Nov.
Verna Jean Pait, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 16, 2011. Memorial service: 11 a.m. Saturday, July 23, at North Richland Hills Baptist Church. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the North Richland Hills Baptist Church Lottie Moon Mission Fund. Jean was born in Marysville, Texas, to Everett and Grace Ballinger. She graduated from Oklahoma College for Women in 1948. Jean married Bob Pait on Aug. 21, 1948. She taught early elementary school for 29 years in Oklahoma and Ohio.
A memorial service for Sue Scott, 76, of Lawton, will be at noon Friday at Centenary Methodist Church Parlor, SW 7th and D Avenue. Sue passed away Monday, July 18, 2011, after an extended illness. Sue Scott was born March 2, 1935, in Petoskey, Mich. Sue attended the Oklahoma College for Women in Chickasha. It was there that she met and married Robert H. Scott. Sue was a longtime member of the Junior Service League and P.E.O. She moved to Bella Vista, Ark., in 1988, where she lived until 2002 when she moved to Edmond. She moved once more to Lawton in 2007.
Norma Camille Heidebrecht died August 13. Norma was born on December 5, 1927 in Omaha, Nebraska, to Eric C. & Irene A. Morrison. She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Bob and Mac Morrison. She is survived by her husband, Robert E. (Bob) Heidebrecht; son, Daniel Heidebrecht, and daughter-in-law, Suzanne Heinrichs, of Santa Fe, New Mexico; and sister, Ruby Morrison Hink, and brother-in-law, Lonnie Hink, of Oklahoma City. In 1949, she received her B.A. in Music Education from the Oklahoma College for Women (now U.S.A.O.) in Chickasha.
Funeral service for Neva Janice Moon, age 81 of Chickasha, Okla., will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 18, 2011, in the McRay Funeral Home Chapel. Her nephew, Phil Reynolds will officiate. Neva Janice Moon was born the daughter of John Roger Reynolds and Neva Minnie Phillips Reynolds on June 21, 1930, in Hastings, Okla. She died on August 15, 2011, at her home. Janice married W. O. Moon, Jr., in 1948 in Texas. He preceded her in death on May 31, 1992. She graduated from Oklahoma College for Women with a teaching degree.
Naomi H. Horton was born on June 25th, in Oklahoma in 1916 to Vera and William Haynes. She entered into eternal life on July 28, 2011 in Bakersfield. She was the eldest of 3 daughters with younger twin sisters. All three girls attended the Oklahoma College for Women in Chickasha, OK where Naomi received her training to be an elementary school teacher. She married Charles M. Horton and they stayed in Chickasha where, Charlsa, their only child was born.
Lorette Brown Payne died on July 15, 2011, at Sweetwater Home for Seniors in Sweetwater, TN. She was born July 3, 1912, in Hartshorne, Oklahoma, the only child of Charles Martin Brown and Audrey Hardy Brown. She attended McAlester High School in McAlester, Oklahoma, graduating in 1929. Mrs. Payne also graduated in 1950 from the Oklahoma College for Women in Chickasha, Oklahoma. She was a long time member of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs of Oklahoma (GFWC OK) within McAlester Fortnightly. She also served as President of this organization from 1972-1973. Mrs.