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June 26th, 2014

Kenneth “Kenny” Odell Gann

June 26, 2014

Kenneth “Kenny” Odell Gann, 24, of Heavener died Monday, June 23, 2014, in Idabel.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at Church of God Seventh Day in Wister. Burial will be in Conser Cemetery under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home, Heavener.

Marie M. Ford

June 26, 2014

Marie M. Ford, 79, of Wister, formerly of Norman died Wednesday, June 25, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark. Marie was born in Wister on Dec. 9, 1934, to George H. and Marie (Harmon) Henson. She retired from Little Axe School as librarian after 17 years. She was also a homemaker who loved to cook and loved the outdoors, gardening, fishing and camping in the deer woods with her extended family. She will be greatly missed. Marie was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Burton Ford; four brothers and four sisters.

Mary Ella Washburn

June 26, 2014

Mary Ella Washburn, 86, of Dayton, Tenn., died Friday, Jue 20, 2014. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, June 27, in Heavener Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home.

Donald K. Gavin Sr.

June 26, 2014

Donald K. Gavin Sr., 54, of Benton, Ark., died Thursday, June 19, 2014, in Benton. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at the Greenhill Cemetery Pavilion in Cameron under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.

Eugene Gardner

June 26, 2014

Eugene Gardner, 93, of Oklahoma City died Saturday, June 21, 2014, at the Oklahoma Veterans Center in Talihina. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 26, at the Fort Sill National Cemetery, Lawton, under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina.

Sharla Ann Shirley

June 26, 2014

Sharla Ann Shirley, 36, of Branch, Ark., died Monday, June 23, 2014. She was born August 11, 1977, in Poteau to the late Evelyn Pendergrass. She also was preceded in death by her grandfather, Ellis Pendergrass, and her brother, Tony Dale Pendergrass.
Sharla was a 1997 graduate of Cameron High School in Cameron. She was a beautiful woman, loving mother, wife, daughter and sister.

Velma L. Timbs

June 26, 2014

Velma L. Timbs, 76, of Wister died Tuesday, June 24, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Velma was born Nov. 2, 1937, in Howe to Estle and Carrie (Harris) Stacy. She worked in a bakery. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Guy; daughter, Patricia White; and siblings.

June 25th

Up for Two

June 25, 2014

Tri-State Speedway Results, Point Standings

June 25, 2014

Editor’s note: Results and point standings include the top three, then any other local racers.

Pure Stock Race
1. Zane Hunter, Alma, Ark.; 2. Jim Richesin, Van Buren, Ark.; 3. Jesse Garner, Alma; 10. Junior Grim, Pocola.
Factory Stock Race
1. Kyle McAllister, Fort Smith, Ark.; 2. Darren Scott, Springdale, Ark.; 3. Jerome Heinrich, Huntsville, Ark.
Super Stock Race
1. Dylan Davlin, Shady Point; 2. Gean Davlin, Shady Point; 3. Ty Evans, Fort Smith; 12. Ron Grover, Pocola.
USRA A Modified Race

State Runners-Up

June 25, 2014

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