Archive - 2011 - Obituary
Darrell â€śBernieâ€ť Maxey Sr., 56, of Talihina died Friday,
July 29, 2011, in Lawton. Services will be held at 2 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 2, at the Talihina Nazarene Church. Burial
will follow at the New Talihina Cemetery. Arrangements
are under the direction of Talihina Funeral Home.
Opal Brand, 91, of Poteau died Monday,
Aug. 1, 2011, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Opal was born Jan. 14, 1920, in Arbuckle
Island, Ark., to Monroe and Minnie
(Sturgeon) Mays. She was a grocery store
clerk. She was preceded in death by her
parents; husband, Arvil N. Brand; baby,
Arlene; four brothers, three sisters and
Survivors include four daughters, Lorene Johns of
Oklahoma City, Alta Crandell of Moore, Betty Phillips of
Dekalb, Texas, and Valeria Brand of Poteau; four sons,
Ovil Brand of Howe, Arland Brand of Oklahoma City,
Garvis Leon Crenshaw
was born Oct. 31, 1943, in
Poteau to Robert and Eller
(Goins) Crenshaw. He died
July 26, 2011, in Shreveport,
La., at the age of 67.
Garvis served in the U.S.
Army during the Vietnam
War. He married Rebecca
Braden on Jan. 3, 1989, in Hugo. He
enjoyed spending time with family and
friends, especially his grandchild.
Garvis was preceded in death by his
parents; brothers Lewis Crenshaw, Junior
Crenshaw and Edgar Crenshaw; and sisters
Margie Parker, Hazel Carson and Dorene
He is survived by his wife, Rebecca