Archive - Jul 2011 - Obituary
Ava Webster died suddenly on July 9, 2011, at her home in Bokoshe. She was born Avarilla Mae Wingo on Jan. 27, 1932, in Paulâ€™s Valley. Ava was the eldest daughter of William and Agnes Wingoâ€™s 11 children and was affectionately known as â€śSis.â€ť She married Virgil â€śBunkâ€ť Webster on Dec. 21, 1946. They moved to Santa Maria, Calif., where they raised a son, Rick, and a daughter, Holly.
Lori DianeÂ Carrillo
Lori DianeÂ Carrillo, 49, of Poteau died Tuesday, July 12, 2011, in Poteau. Lori was bornÂ Aug. 22, 1961 in Nashville, Tenn., to Carl and Gail Dollarhide. SheÂ was a clerk in collections and a former employee of Poteau Daily News.
Grace L. McKay
Grace L. McKay, 88, of Heavener died Tuesday, July 12, 2011, in Poteau. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Dowden Funeral Home Chapel in Heavener. Burial will be at Hontubby Cemetery, Hontubby Community, Heavener.
Leavada Elliott, 87, formerly of Wister, died Friday, July 1, 2011, at her home in Marion, Ill., surrounded by her family. Services were held July 7, in Wolf Cemetery in Seminole. She moved to Illinois three years ago after living most her life in Oklahoma.
Tom Pennington Lucas, 62, of Poteau, Okla., passed away Friday, July 8, 2011 in Poteau. Services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, July 11, at the Oakland Cemetery Pavilion with Rev. Jim Cook officiating.
John Wesley Willard, 88, of LeFlore, Okla., died July 11, 2011 at his residence.
Services will be Thursday, July 14, at 10 a.m. at Summerfield Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Summerfield Cemetery under the direction of Talihina Funeral Home.
Wanda A. Colbert, 62 of Heavener, Okla., passed away Monday, July 11, 2011 in Ft. Smith, Ark.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 14, graveside at Howe Cemetery, Howe, Okla., under direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau, Okla.
Jess A. Stevens Jr., 86, of Tulsa died Saturday, July 9, 2011, at Lakewood Care Center, Tulsa.
Religious Service will be at County Line Church, Whitesboro, at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 12. Burial will be at County Line Cemetery under the direction of Talihina Funeral Home.
Helen Ruth Statham, 69, of Bokoshe died Wednesday, July 6, 2011.
Services will be Wednesday, July 13 at the Victory Worship Center in Spiro under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home of Spiro.
Paul Everette Statham, 70, of Bokoshe died Wednesday, July 6, 2011.
Services will be Wednesday, July 13, 2011, at the Victory Worship Center in Spiro under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home of Spiro.