Archive - May 2012 - Obituary
Early Friday morning, May 25, 2012, Billy Ray Shadwick left our Earth to be in a better place; 21 days after May 4, when he had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.Â
Billy was 45. He was born Oct. 12, 1966, in Idabel to Bill and Shirley Shadwick. He graduated from Heavener High School in 1984 and attended CASC.
Billy married Stephanie on Nov. 27, 1998, giving them almost 15 incredible years together with the kids â€” Tasha and Garret Janway.
Billyâ€™s prior employment was a Poker Room Manager at Choctaw Casino with his current employment being a Manager at Ronâ€™s Discount Lumber.
Bonnie Sue Green, 98, of Panama died Friday, May 25, 2012, in Pocola.Â Services are pending with Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.
Edward Charles Dunback, 69, of Haskell died Tuesday, May 22, 2012, at Talihina Veterans Center. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 29, at Fort Gibson National Â Cemetery, Fort Gibson, under the direction of Talihina Funeral Home.
Paige Breanne Underwood, 16, died Thursday, May 17, 2012, in Calhoun, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was born Oct. 3, 1995, in Tupelo to Jerry Underwood Jr. and Melissa K. Bradley Underwood.
Robert Wayne Tryon, 67, of Spiro died Wednesday, May 23, 2012. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 26, in New Hope Cemetery under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.
Claudine Lela Goss, 90, of Poteau died Thursday, May 24, 2012 in Poteau.Â Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 26, at Sugarloaf Christian Fellowship in Monroe.Â Burial will be in Monroe Cemetery under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.
Iva Dell Kennedy, 90, of Talihina, died Monday, May 21, 2012, in Talihina. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 24, at the Whitesboro Baptist Church. Burial will be in Whitesboro Cemetery under the direction of Talihina Funeral Home.
Jason Edward Laxson, 31, of Fort Smith, Ark., died Tuesday, May 22, 2012, in Fort Smith.Â Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 26, at Trinity Baptist Church in Pocola under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Pocola.
Lucille E. Midgley, 86, of Poteau went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 23, 2012, in Poteau.
Lucille was born March 7, 1926 in Stuart to James and Pauline (Carpenter) Casey.Â She was a homemaker.Â Lucille was a member of the Church of God Seventh Day in Wister.Â She was a woman of God.Â Lucille was married to Harrell Midgley on October 4, 1945, in Stockton, Calif.; his devoted wife for 66 years.
She was a licensed back seat driver.Â Lucille was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.Â
Ruby Evelyn Sanders, 91, of Bates, Ark., died Sunday, May 20, 2012, in Bates. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 26, at First Baptist Church in Bates. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Heavener under the direction of Dowden Funeral Home, Heavener.