Archive - Obituary
March 19th, 2014
Bobby Gerald â€śBobâ€ť Wann, 72, formerly of Fanshawe died Friday, March 7, 2014, in Big Sandy, Texas.
Graveside services, open to friends and family, will be held will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, March 24, in Summerfield Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Colorado Epilepsy Foundation in Bob Wannâ€™s name are suggested to support his grandson, Benjamin, who has battled epilepsy since age 2.
Mary Ellen Tidwell, 69, died Monday, March 17, 2014, in Oklahoma City.
Services willl be held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 21, at the Talihina School Auditorium.Â Burial will be in New Talihina Cemetery under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina.
Lovaun Shelton Goin, 78, of Poteau died Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.Â
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 21, at Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Maxey Cemetery, Wister.Â The family will visit with relatives and friends from 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Evans and Miller Funeral Home.
Ramona Mitchell, 85, of Wister died March 15, 2014, in Wister. She was born July 17, 1928, in Poteau to James Harvey and Verlan (Neal) Lee. She was a retired school teacher.
Ramona was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bill Mitchell; daughter, Sherry Ann Brown; grandson, Rusty Brown; four brothers, Ed, Earnest, James and Billy Lee.
William Alton Shelton of Poteau was born July 4, 1938, in Tucker Knob to Vera Angeline (Jennings) and Raleigh Edmond Shelton Sr. and died March 19, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark. He was 75.
He is survived by a daughter, Melinda Cagle of Poteau; son, William Andrew Shelton of Bokoshe; three sisters, Lillian Lois Etter of Stigler, Shirley Byrum of Kinta, Sharon Pearce and husband, Don, of Coweta; three brothers, Tommy Shelton of Kinta, Joe Shelton and wife, Sherry, of Oklahoma City, Bob Shelton of Quinton; three grandchildren, William Aaron Shelton, Olivia Cagle and Derek Cagle.
Johnny Melton, 71, of Talihina died Sunday, March 16, 2014, in Howe.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 20, under the direction ofÂ Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina.
Lulamae Cravens, 76, of Spiro died March 17, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.Â
Services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, March 20, at Unite Church in Spiro.Â Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Panama. Viewing will be from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, at Grace Manor Funeral Home, Spiro.
Mozelle Marshall, 85, of Albion died Monday, March 17, 2014, in Poteau.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 20, at Albion Baptist Church. Burial will be in Albion Cemetery under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina.
Marvin H. Watson, 94, of Hodgen died Monday, March 17, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 21, at Stapp-Zoe Baptist Church. Burial will be in Hodgen Cemetery under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home, Heavener.
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Lawrence Schlienz, 80, Edith Eileen Custard, 57, Jacob Custard, 21, of Whitesboro died March 3, 2014, in Whitesboro.
Graveside services will be held at at 10 a.m. Friday, March 21, at Muse Cemetery under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina.