Kepler, Dorothy G. (Dot), age 87, of OKC, passed away August 23, 2015 after a short illness. Dot was born in Snyder, OK on August 11, 1928 to Sam and Dorothy (Grant) Dies. Dot and her sister, Helen, were raised on the family farm in Choctaw by their Aunt Joy.
Martha Lucy Tillman, 92, of Johns Creek, GA died on August 25, 2015. Lucy, as she was called, was born in Worland, WY, to George & Bessie Killie and later moved to Lehigh, IA, where she graduated from high school. They then moved to Chickasha, OK, where she attended Oklahoma College for Women until she married Jack C. Miller in 1941.
Memorial for Lottie Callen Memorial: 2:00 PM Monday, August 17th, 2015 Spring Hill Cemetery , Lottie Callen died on August 10, 2015, at Elkview Hospital in Hobart after a short illness. She celebrated her 100th birthday on June 9, 2015. She was born in Cooperton, OK to Mary Arvazena "Zennie" and Arthur Lewis Wood who owned a general store. Lottie graduated from Cooperton High School in 1931.
Funeral Mass for Betty Ruth Spies, of Chickasha, OK will be held 10:00 a.m., Thursday, August 13, 2015 at the Holy Name Catholic Church in Chickasha. Visitation will be Wednesday, August 12 from 5 to 7 pm in the Chapel of Sevier Funeral Home. Betty Ruth Spies was born April 12, 1935 in Tabler, Oklahoma. She was the daughter of George and Rosella (Elders) Busby.
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.