Services are scheduled on Aug. 6 in Duncan for Mrs. Pat Ott, the sister of USAO's Dr. Richard Bernard, Vice President for Academic Affairs. She died Thursday, July 31, 2003 following a brief battle with cancer. The funeral is scheduled at 10 a.m. Wednesday Aug. 6, 2003 at the Chisholm Trail Church of Christ on Main Street, under the direction of the Grantham Funeral Home of Duncan. Interment will be in the Duncan City Cemetery.
Lois C. Null passed away Monday, February 23, 2004, at her home in Van Buren, Arkansas. She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Leroy Null, and two children, daughter Ellen Nuzella Null-Miller of Arlington, Texas, and son Bob Null and his wife Patty Null of Van Buren, Arkansas. Lois was very fond of her 5 grandchildren, Russell Miller, Jennifer Lois Miller, Jeffery Robert Null, Tracey Shannon Risely, and Gregory Mollett Null and 6 great-grandchildren. Lois and Leroy lived in Chickasha, Oklahoma for fifty years before moving to Van Buren to be near their son and his family.
Funeral services for Anna Blanche Myers will be held Saturday, September 18, 2004, at 10:30 a.m., in the Ferguson Funeral Home Chapel in Chickasha, Okla., with Reverend Larry Hatfield officiating. Anna Blanche Smith Myers passed away Tuesday, September 14, 2004, in Lufkin, Texas, where she had lived for several years.
Alumnus and former USAO admissions recruiter Alan R. Murry died Monday of a heart attack Monday, Sept. 13, 2004 in Siloam Springs, Ark. Murry was 41. At the time of his death, Murry was employed by John Brown University in Siloam Springs, Ark. He was married in August. His avocation was singing and public speaking. Murry was known for oratorial skills, especially for his presentation of Martin Luther King’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech. He graduated from USAO in 1985. His funeral will be in Siloam Springs on Friday.
Erma Maxine 'Mickey' Mosshart passed away on March 12, 2005, surrounded by her four daughters. Mickey was born in Oklahoma City, May 30, 1925, and graduated from Capitol Hill High School in 1943.
She attended Oklahoma Women's College and graduated from Oklahoma A & M in 1947. Mickey was a math teacher for over 20 years in the Edmond and Moore School systems, and was always a strong supporter of education. She enjoyed reading and quilting and was an avid bridge player who cherished her time with her many friends.
A freshman student, Krystle Leigh Morris, 20, of Chickasha died Friday, Dec. 31, 2004. She was attending both the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma and Redlands Community College. She was planning a career in nursing. Services were held Saturday, Jan. 8, at Bible Baptist Church. Sevier Funeral Home handled arrangements. Krystle was born April 10, 1984, in Enid, to John Michael and Deborah Sue (Imhoff) Morris. She lived in the Chickasha area since she was 3 years old. Krystle was preceded in death by her father, John Michael Morris.
A memorial service is scheduled at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 23, in the USAO Alumni Chapel for Judy Beth Morgan, a 1994 graduate of the University of Science and Arts, who died Jan. 11 in Phoenix. Morgan, 55, fought a long, valiant battle with lung cancer.
The memorial service in Chickasha is sponsored by faculty members and friends in the USAO Division of Arts and Humanities, whose lives were touched by Judy’s work here.
Funeral for Florence E. Montgomery, 86, Lawton, will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 13, at First United Methodist Church of Lawton, Okla., with the Rev. Frankye A. Johnson, pastor, officiating. Mrs. Montgomery died Thursday, Dec. 9, 2004, at a local care center. Burial will be at Highland Cemetery under direction of Lawton Ritter Gray Funeral Home.