Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Margaret Nell Monks, 76, of Panama died Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Margaret was born Dec. 2, 1938, in Buck Creek to Albert and Ailene (Lipsey) Harris. Marg married Leonard T. â€śTomâ€ť Monks on April 14, 1962. She was a grade school teacher in Panama for 28 years before she retired. Marg loved to feed the deer and birds and loved to quilt. She was preceded in death by her parents and grandparents, Della and Robert Pierce.
Lillie â€śJeanâ€ť Hathaway, 89, of Poteau died Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, in Poteau.
Services are pending with Evans and Miller Funeral Home.
Sorena Going, 87, of Talihina died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 26, at New Talihina Cemetery under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina.
Billie Kathryn Tenison, 82, of Poteau and The Oaks Healthcare Center died Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014.
She was born in Comanche County on June 20, 1932, to Woodrow Wilson and Hazel (Bass) Sellers. She was retired from Revlon Corp.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Billie is survived by her husband, Russell (Rusty) Tenison of Poteau; a son, Michael Zurek of Poteau; granddaughter, Kathryn Gomez and Anthony of Sallisaw; a great-granddaughter, Mila Gomez of Sallisaw; brother, Jim Sellers of Rush Springs; other family members, friends and loved ones.
B.T. Walker Jr., 83 of Shawnee died Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in Oklahoma City.
Ray Ona Reese passed away at his home in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Monday, Dec. 22, 2014.
Winifred Lee Short, 86, of Cameron died Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Cameron.
Ada Mae Turner Marshall, 92, of Poteau died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Poteau.
Ada was born Sept. 10, 1922, in Wister to Willis and Tennie (Glenn) Turner. She was of the Nazarene faith. Ada was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a really good cook and she never met a stranger. Ada was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Thomasine Nelson; grandson, Timothy Nelson; son-in-law, Dean Grey; brothers, Leeodas Turner, Harold Turner, Glen Turner; sisters, Mary Ruth Love, Billie June Crawley.
Penny Renee Lynch, 35, of Howe, passed away Dec. 19, 2014, in Poteau.
She was born July 20, 1979, in Poteau to Kenneth Lynch and Tammy (Sanders) Morrison. She was a receptionist at Rubin White Clinic.
She is preceded in death by her biological father, Kenneth Lynch, and the father who raised her, Tommy Morrison.
Jack Edward Scott Jr., 45, of Poteau died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Poteau. Jack was born Dec. 15, 1969, in Fort Smith, Ark., to Jack Edward Sr. and Phyllis June (Manley) Scott.
He was a control room operator at the AES plant where he worked for over 20 years. Jack was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, John Pete and Alice Scott.