Funeral for Carl Fred Bishop, 81, Lawton, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, May 8, 2015, in Becker-Rabon Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Don Barnes and the Rev. Gary Pratt officiating. Mr. Bishop passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at his home. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Carl Fred was born Nov. 13, 1933, in Eakly, to James William and Iva Lee Sledge Bishop.
Patricia "Pat" Wilhite age 77 of Wayne passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at the Integris Hospice House in OKC. She was born on Feb. 3, 1938 in Satanta, Kansas. Pat was the 2nd child of four born to Joseph Bernard Conover and Jewel Leota (Carson) Conover. Pat grew up in Satanta and graduated from Satanta High School in 1957. While in high school she met Donald Wilhite.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Patricia "Pat" Wilhite, 77, of Wayne was held Saturday, May 16, 2015 at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church in Purcell. Interment was at Hillside Cemetery in Purcell under the direction of Wilson-Little Funeral Home in Purcell. Mrs. Wilhite passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at the Integris Hospice House in Oklahoma City. She was born on Feb.
Johnna Karon Ferko Gibson, 71, of Oklahoma City, formerly of Kingfisher, died Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oklahoma City.Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 21, at Sanders Funeral Home in Kingfisher with Bishop Richard Poling officiating.
Ida May Ewing Findley died on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at the Greenspring Retirement Community in Springfield, Virginia. Ida May's passing was lovingly supported by Greenspring Hospice in partnership with Greenspring direct care staff. It was a gentle transition, attended by all four of her adult children, who were her life's greatest joy. Above all else, Ida May was a devoted mother.
A celebration of life for Carolyn Melynn (Carter) Yearwood, 46-year-old Weatherford resident, was scheduled for 10 a.m. today (Tuesday) at Liberty Church, 109 W. Franklin, Weatherford, with Pastor Scott Page officiating. Mrs. Yearwood died Friday, April 10, 2015, after a four-year battle with cancer.
Janice L. Bean was born July 19, 1955 in Anadarko to LaVonta "Bonny" Robertson Goucher and Virgil Goucher. She passed from this life at the age of 59 on March 13, 2015, at her home at Squaretop, surrounded by family. Jan was raised in the Anadarko area by her mother and step dad, Mart Bilyeu. She attended school mainly in Anadarko, with brief moves to Cement and Apache.
Jerita "Jerry" Norman, age 85, of Mangum, passed away Sunday night, February 22, 2015, at Quartz Mountain Medical Center in Mangum, Oklahoma. Jerry was born in Hammon, Oklahoma on July 5, 1929 to Oran and Imalove (Christian) Guernsey. She grew up and attended school in Mangum where she was a proud member of the Mangum High School class of 1947.
Virginia E. Vogle was born February 14, 1922 in Berlin, Oklahoma, the daughter of George and Marina (Green) Sollers. She died Tuesday, March 17, 2015 in Chickasha, Oklahoma. Virginia grew up and attended school in Berlin, graduating from Berlin High School in 1940. On September 28, 1940, she married Ozell Neal in Sayre, Oklahoma.
Roberta (Bobby) Faye Yovanoff, 88, passed away peacefully on the afternoon of January 8, 2015, in her home surrounded by loved ones. Bobby was born November 11, 1926, in Clinton, Oklahoma, to John and Eunice Goeringer. The second of three daughters, she loved horseback riding, modern dance and fencing. She attended Oklahoma Women's College where her career as a teacher began.