John Austin Hunt, emeritus professor of English at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, died quietly Sunday morning, July 26, 2015, at Elaine/Hadley Rehabilitation facility after recent hospitalizations. He was "Austin" to folks in Oklahoma, and "John" elsewhere. John was born Oct. 27, 1930, in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. His father, Cecil L.
Ellen Frances Hartin, 93, of Nacogdoches passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Nacogdoches. She was born on Oct. 15, 1921, in Tuttle, Okla., the daughter of Charles A. Snyder and Edna Jane Oaks. Frances grew up in Tuttle, Okla. She graduated from Tuttle High School, and The Oklahoma College For Women. She met her husband, Jack Hartin, in Tuttle and they were married on March 12, 1942.
Sue Ann (Carter) Grattopp, 91, of Tulsa, who lived a life of grace and kindness, passed away peacefully in the company of loving family members on August 7, 2015, at Clarehouse, Tulsa. Sue Ann, daughter of the late Lewis S. and Adrianna Carter, was born in Haskell, Oklahoma. Sue was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Albert August Grattopp.
Billie McElroy was born Aug. 27, 1932, to Sarah Mae and Orphus Art Brundage in Tribbey, Okla. She passed from this life July 29, 2015, in Ardmore. There will be a private family inurnment. The family will receive visitors from 3 - 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1 at the home of her daughter, Vicki Gelona and Dr. Christian O'Donnell, 2411 Augusta, Ardmore.
Only a few weeks before their 70th Wedding Anniversary, William "Bill" Henry Humble and his bride, Jean Franc Bainum Humble went to their heavenly home. Bill passed away on May 27 after a short illness. Twenty-seven days later, after prolonged illness, Jean passed away on June 23. Military Honors will be Monday, July 27 at 11 am at Ft.
Funeral services for Joyce Helen Reid are 10:00 A.M., Saturday, July 25, 2015 at the First United Methodist Church in Nowata with Ben Killion and Pastor Jeffrey Rickman officiating. Interment will follow at Nowata Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to Benjamin Funeral Service.
Benjamin Funeral Service ~ Nowata, Oklahoma................................... Funeral services for Joyce Helen Reid are 10:00 A.M., Saturday, July 25, 2015 at the First United Methodist Church in Nowata with Ben Killion and Pastor Jeffrey Rickman officiating. Interment will follow at Nowata Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to Benjamin Funeral Service.
Memorial for Georgia East No events have been posted. Georgia Ellen (Williams) East left this earthly world on July 12, 2015 at the age of 92. Georgia was born at her parent's home North of Anadarko on February 22, 1923. it was a cold night but Georgia had a warm heart which she shared throughout her life. She attended Camp Creek, Anadarko, and Fort Cobb Schools.
Phyllis was born August 4, 1927, to Herbert and Emelia (Siverson) Lokensgard in Dawson, MN. She graduated from high school in El Reno, OK, in 1945, and from Oklahoma College for Women in 1949. She taught high school sciences for a short time in Paul's Valley, OK. She was married to Willis C. Hause in 1950, who passed away in 1956 in Findlay, OH. After moving to St.
July 27, 1918 - July 12, 2015 CORDELL, OK Nettie Rachel Holt Akers, 96, died July 12, 2015. She was born July 27, 1918, at the home of her parents, Noah Gibson Holt and Anna Pauley Holt, on their farm near Cloud Chief, OK. Nettie was the youngest of 12 siblings. She attended school at Cloud Chief and graduated from Cordell High School.