Obits

MUELLER, Lahoma J. (Crabtree)

Lahoma Jean (Crabtree) Mueller, 75, entered this life on October 3, 1934 born to W.O Tedö and Evelyn (Grimes) Crabtree in Wayne, Oklahoma and entered eternal life on Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at St. Anthony Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Jean grew up in Shawnee, Oklahoma where she attended Shawnee Schools until her senior year. Her family moved to Purcell in 1951 where she graduated high school. She attended Oklahoma College for Women in Chickasha, Oklahoma and completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Home Economics.

ATTOCKNIE, Kenneth D.

LAWTON, OKLA. Kenneth Devere Attocknie Born May 27, 1952, in Lawton, Okla. to Kay Attocknie of Apache, Okla. and Justina Joyce Guy of Fort Cobb, Okla. He was a registered member of the Comanche Tribe of Oklahoma was also an active member of the Caddo Tribe of Oklahoma. He was a direct descendent of Albert Attocknie ôLone Tipiö, the Comanche chief Ten Bears, and the last sub-chief of the Caddo Tribe, Harry Inkinish ôDuscutö. Most of his childhood was spent in Valdosta, Ga., where he accepted Jesus Christ as his personal savior while a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

DAVIS, Keitha L. (McCoy)

Keitha Lee Davis, resident of Westminster Village, Ponca City, Oklahoma and former longtime resident of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, died September 19, 2009 at the age of 93. A celebration of her life will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at the Stumpff Funeral Home Chapel in Bartles-ville, Oklahoma with Rev. Andrew Odom officiating. Interment will follow in the Dale Cemetery in Dale, Oklahoma under the direction of the Stumpff Funeral Home & Crematory of Bartlesville, Oklahoma. A family visitation will be held from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Stumpff Funeral Home Chapel.

MUNDEN, Kaye E. (Stoughton)

Munden, Kaye Elizabeth Kaye Elizabeth Munden, 76, a retired librarian, died Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at a Bedford hospital. Memorial service: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, St. Philip Presbyterian Church, 745 W. Pipeline Road, Hurst. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, her memory may be honored with a gift to the Alzheimer's Association, 4144 North Central Expwy., Suite 750, Dallas 75204. Kaye was a native of Battle Creek, Mich., and also lived in Perry, Okla., before moving to Texas in 1949.

TOMLINSON, Katie L. (Smith)

Funeral services for Katie Lue Kay Tomlinson will be held at 2:00 pm Tuesday, Dec. 30th at the Episcopal Church of the Epiphany in Concordia, Kansas. She died Dec. 24, 2008 at Cloud County Health Center. Kay was born on Jan. 11, 1917 in Altus, Oklahoma to George S. and Sophia K. Smith. She married A.J. Tommy Tomlinson at Guthrie, OK. in 1938. The Tomlinsons were both lifetime educators in Oklahoma and Kansas. She taught English and Home Economics at Milan, Vinland, Woodbine, Dwight, and Burns, Kansas. Kay received her BA from Oklahoma College for Women and a MA from Emporia State.

SIMMONS, Katie C. (Bishop)

Funeral for Katie Colleen Bishop Simmons, 77, Cache, will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Becker Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Terry Oates, Lighthouse Church of God, and the Rev. Don Barnes, First Assembly of God, officiating. She died Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2009. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens Field of Honor. She was born March 18, 1932, south of Wilson at their farm, to Theodore and Beulah Blackburn Bishop. She moved with her parents and brothers to the present home place east of Cache on Dec. 7, 1941. She attended Black Jack School at Wilson, then Cache Public Schools.

DAVIS, Kathryn M. (Johnson)

Kathryn Marie Davis, 81, passed away on, Oct. 24, 2009 with her husband Bob by her side. She was born on Oct. 10, 1928 in Chickasha, OK. to Samuel J. and Della Allen (Goldman) Johnson. She attended the Oklahoma College for Women until she married the love of her life Bob Davis, on Dec. 25, 1950. She was a devoted mother, a beloved wife and a loving grandma. She was a sweetheart with a great sense of fun and adventure. Mrs. Davis spent her life taking care of her family and friends, along with Campfire Girls, Boy Scouts and PTA.

CRALLE, Kathryn (Brigance)

Kathryn Cralle OKLAHOMA CITY Services for former Ardmore resident Kathryn Cralle will be at 10 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 17, 2007, at Smith & Kernke Chapel on North May, Oklahoma City. Interment will be at 3:30 p.m. at Rose Hill Cemetery in Ardmore. Born on Nov. 1, 1912, in Ada, the daughter of Preston Massey Brigance and Elizabeth Graham Brigance, she died on Monday, Aug. 13, 2007, in Oklahoma City. Mrs. Cralle grew up in Ardmore and attended Oklahoma College for Women at Chickasha where she studied music. While there, she met and married James S. Cralle.

GIDDENS, Justin W.

Justin Wade Giddens, 52, was born February 26, 1956 in Chickasha, Oklahoma to the late Luther Giddens and Betty Ballard. He passed away December 2, 2008 in Oklahoma City. Justin graduated from Amber-Pocasset Schools in 1974 and received his Bachelor of Science Degree in 1978 from USAO in Chickasha. He started his career with the State of Oklahoma Department of Human Services in 1978 as a social worker in Grady County and later serving as County Director in Logan County and most recently as County Director in Canadian County.

DAVIS, Junetta (Watson)

Junetta Watson Davis, 82, emeritus professor of journalism, of Norman, Oklahoma, died Friday, March 7, 2008, in Norman, Oklahoma. Memorial Services will be held at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, April 5, 2008, at Havenbrook Funeral Home Chapel. Services are under the direction of Havenbrook Funeral Home of Norman, Oklahoma. Mrs. Davis was born in Marlow, Oklahoma, June 7, 1925, to George Marshall Watson and Pearl Brooks Watson. She was their eighth child, with five sisters and two brothers as older siblings. She attended the first eight grades in Marlow Public Schools.

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