Obits

MORRIS, Mary Alice

Longtime faculty member Mary Alice Morris, who taught at the college from 1953-1981, died August 17, 1999.

She earned her bachelor of Science Degree in Household Science from Oklahoma State University in 1938. He earned a Master of Science Degree in Household Science from OSU in 1949.

MORRIS, Krystle L.

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.

MORGAN, Judy (Mitchusson)

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.

MONTGOMERY, Florence E. (Kennedy)

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.

McCANDLESS, Mima Magoffin

Mima Magoffin McCandless, 84, of St. Petersburg, Fla., died Sunday, Sept. 26, 2004, at her home. John S. Rhodes Funeral Home Inc. East Chapel in St. Petersburg is handling arrangements.

McPEEK, Helen B.

EWING, N.J. -- Helen Buckman McPeek, 93, of Ewing, died quietly in her sleep Friday, Jan. 14, 2005, at Chandler Hall in Newtown, PA. Mrs. McPeek was an active member of the P.E.O. organization, which supports education.

McGEE, Alma Lucille

Alma Lucille McGee, 93, passed away Tuesday, October 26, 2004. Alma McGee Dotson was born in Okemah, OK on February 1, 1911 to Samuel and Sarah Ellison McGee and was one of 13 children. The McGees were an Oklahoma Territory pioneer family, and Samuel was in both Oklahoma Land Rushes.

MALONE, Royleta (Clopton)

Historian and genealogist Royleta Clopton Malone, 77, of Hemet, Calif., died on Saturday, March 12, 2005, after a brief illness and with members of her family at her side.

Royleta made a difference in the lives of many people with her dedication to family history. She unselfishly helped hundreds of relatives with her contagious love of family research.

She was born October 16, 1927, in Norman, Oklahoma, daughter of Roy Charles Clopton and Ruby Alva Whitwell. She graduated from the Oklahoma College for Women and did graduate studies in California.

LORENZEN, Evelyn J.

Evelyn J. Lorenzen, M.D. died Nov. 15, 2004, in Moore, Okla. Services will be 10 a.m. Nov. 18 at Huber-Benson Funeral Home in El Reno with burial in El Reno Cemetery. Dr. Lorenzen was born June 2, 1921 in El Reno. She graduated from El Reno High School; attended University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma in Chickasha; received her Bachelor of Science from University of Oklahoma, P.H.D. in nutrition from Cornell University, M.D. from Illinois School of Medicine; and served her medical residency at New Orleans, LA.

LOONEY, Jayne Montgomery (Nash)

The campus family mourns the loss of a rare woman who lived on this campus as a child when her father was president, later graduated from the Oklahoma College for Women in 1942, was inducted to its Alumni Hall of Fame in 2001, and was serving at the time of her death on the USAO Foundation Board of Trustees.

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