Our Obituaries

Glorious Blossom Bird

February 22, 1922 - April 23, 2017

Glorious Blossom Bird, 95, a longtime resident of Del City, Oklahoma passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on April 23, 2017. Born on February 22, 1922, in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Edward and Gudrun (Giese) Kingbay. For many years, she worked as a secretary on Tinker Air Force Base. Glorious was a woman of many talents; a writer, painter, Sunday school teacher, speaker,...
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Mary Dale Crossley

August 23, 1932 - April 21, 2017

Mary Dale Crossley was born August 23, 1932 to Orville Dale and Mary Emma (Witcher) Smith in Ada, Oklahoma. On April 21, 2017 at the age of 84, Mary went home to be with her Lord and Savior.Mary and Ernest Alvin Crossley were united in marriage on August 25th 1951 and spent many years together until his passing on October 25th 1971. He was the love of her life and now we know they are together...
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Donald Ray Williams

March 6, 1970 - April 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Horace Bedell Wylie

February 25, 1927 - April 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Iva Joanne Francis

October 10, 1933 - April 18, 2017

Iva Joanne (Bishop) Francis was born to Oscar and Golda Bishop on October 10, 1933, in the city of Crutcho, Oklahoma.She attended Spencer schools. Joanne enjoyed roller skating at Guffey's Roller Rink where she met her future husband of 62 years, Robert "Bob" Francis. They had two children, Darren Robert and Dena Joanne. Joanne liked skating, getting together with Bob and his brother, Dean...
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Vivianne Louise Qualls

April 12, 2017 - April 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Earline Inez COTTET

January 26, 1946 - April 13, 2017

Earline Cottet was born on January 26, 1946 to Wilburn and Ora (Duke) Ham in Del City, Oklahoma. On April 13, 2017 Earline passed away in Del City at the age of 71 years. Earline loved to help others. She was always there when anyone needed her. Ready to take charge and lift others up when they were down. I would say it was her favorite thing to do. She loved to spend time with her two fur...
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Kathryn S. RODGERS

February 20, 1928 - April 13, 2017

Kathryn S. Rodgers was born February 20, 1928 to Roland and Anna (Pettitt) Satchel in Accomack Co. Virginia. On April 13, 2017 at the age of 89 years, Kathryn passed away.She love spending time with her family, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and many friends. Loved attending church, playing dominos, the okc Thunder, and people watching at the state fair. Kathryn is Survived by sister Ruby...
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Maudie Lee Henthorn

January 29, 1937 - April 13, 2017

Maudie Henthorn was born on January 29, 1937 in Yellville, Arkansas to Mamie Elizabeth Reed and Walter Aubie Gilley. On April 13, 2017 Maudie passed away in Oklahoma City.Maudie worked for many local Oklahoma City businesses during her lifetime as a Comptometer operator. She worked for Kraft Foods, Wilson and Co. and Scrivners During the winter she would pick up an extra job doing inventory for...
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Violet Bernice Barton

October 6, 1931 - April 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Jimmie Paul Stewart

January 6, 1936 - April 10, 2017

Jimmie Paul Stewart was born on January 6, 1936 to Willie R. and Norma Ruth Stewart in Booneville, Arkansas. On April 10, 2017 at the age of 81 years, Jimmie went home to be with his Lord and Savior.Jimmie and Wilma met when Wilma was 13 and he was 19 and were married for 58 years. Jimmie was a salesman most of his life. He particularly liked gardening and being outside, he loved to preach in his...
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Ethel Rosella Stephenson

August 25, 1920 - April 9, 2017

EDMOND Ethel Rosella Stephenson was born Aug. 25, 1920 in Canton, OK, she was the daughter of William Thomas Seifried and Emma Eliza (Blanka) Seifried. She passed early Sunday morning April 9 in Edmond, OK. She married James Porter Stephenson on April 22, 1936. They made their home and farmed west of Oakwood until the mid-1950s when they moved to Watonga. They were well known in the farming...
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Sondra L. Patterson

May 11, 1938 - April 3, 2017

Sondra Lucille Patterson, 78, passed away on April 3, 2017, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was born on May 11, 1938 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to Mabry and Emma Lucille (Streater) Adams.A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, April 6, 2017 at Bill Eisenhour Southeast Chapel. Interment will follow at the Sunny Lane Cemetery, Del City, Oklahoma.Arrangements under the direction of...
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Katie Lee McCarn

April 21, 1933 - April 2, 2017

Katie Lee McCarn, 83, passed away on April 2, 2017 in Woodward, OK. She was born on April 21, 1933 in Dexter, New Mexico to Charles Adam and Millie Mae (Byrd) Nailon. Katie loved being around people and especially loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed embroidery, watching westerns and Family Feud, and playing cards or dominoes. Katie loved the Lord with all her heart and could...
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Loyce Beth Perkey

December 25, 1938 - March 31, 2017

Loyce Beth Perkey, 78, passed on to her eternal home on March 31, 2017. Beth was born on December 25, 1938 to Geroge Earl and Loyce (Winton) Mathis. She worked in a daycare most of her life because she loved teaching and loving children. Beth enjoyed sewing and making crafts, listening to music, reading, attending church events and passing out Bibles, and she always looked forward to Friday...
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James Augustine Davis

July 15, 1919 - March 31, 2017

James Augustine Davis, 97, passed away on March 31, 2017 at the Norman Veteran's Center. He was born on July 15, 1919 in Lovell, Oklahoma to Joseph A and Nora L (Carter) Davis. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, April 7, 2017 at the Bill Eisenhour Southeast Chapel. Interment will follow in the Summitview Cemetery, Guthrie, Oklahoma.
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Maxie Monroe Cleburn

December 16, 1937 - March 30, 2017

Maxie Monroe Cleburn, was born to Maxie Sr. and Mildred (Tanner) Cleburn on December 16, 1937 in Coalgate, Oklahoma. On March 30, 2017 at the age of 79 years, Maxie went home to be with his Lord and Savior. Maxie and Dorthy Hurelle were united in marriage on December 3, 1996. Maxie proudly served his country in the National Guard where he retired as a CW4 Warrant Officer. In his free time Maxie...
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Billie Choate

January 7, 1924 - March 30, 2017

Billie Geraldine Bybee-Choate-Curry was born in Wellston, Oklahoma to Edna (Coe) and William Rufus Bybee on Jan 7th, 1924. She attended school in Jones Oklahoma except 3rd grade, which she attended school in Chandler, Davenport and Wellston, Oklahoma. Then back to Jones school, graduating in 1942 as 3rd in her class. She enjoyed playing tennis her senior year and was also a member of Honor...
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Brenda J. MCLEOD

November 18, 1946 - March 30, 2017

Brenda Joyce Thompson McLeod, 70, of Del City, OK, passed peacefully from congestive heart failure on March 30, 2017, while surrounded by her four children at St. Anthony Hospital. She was born at Mercy Hospital on November 18, 1946, just blocks from the place of her death, to Conrad M. and L. Verlene Upton Thompson. She spent her childhood in the Oklahoma City metro area and Tishomingo, OK. She...
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Thelma Gean Daniel

January 15, 1932 - March 29, 2017

Thelma Gean (Waddell) Daniel, 85, passed away on March 29, 2017 at her home in Midwest City, Oklahoma. She was born on January 15, 1932 in Ingram, Arkansas to Simmie Ervin and Lillie May (Johnson) Waddell. A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m., on Saturday, April 1, 2017 in the Bill Eisenhour Southeast Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Sunny Lane Cemetery in Del City, OK.
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Eleonore Irmela Ewen

February 21, 1952 - March 29, 2017

Eleonore Irmela Ewen, 65, passed away on March 29, 2017 at her home in Del City, Oklahoma. She was born on February 21, 1952 in Schonberg, Germany and was later adopted by John and Helen Steidle. Her husband was her world until his passing in 2014. She loved watching the New England Patriots, and NASCAR. Ellie loved her family and enjoyed crocheting, Garfield and spoiling her grandbabies....
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Bernard Seegel

May 4, 1930 - March 27, 2017

Bernard Seegel, son of Theodore and Ethel (Jasper) Seegel was born May 4, 1930 in New York City. On March 27, 2017 Bernard went home to be with his Lord and Savior at the age of 86 years, 10 months and 28 days. Bernard and Elsie "Ellie" met in New York City at a USO function and they fell in love and married on December 30, 1953. Bernard loved his family and never met a stranger. He was beloved...
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Thelma Lois Coburn

August 22, 1920 - March 24, 2017

THELMA LOIS COBURN (GRANNY)8/22/1920 - 3/24/2017THELMA LOIS COBURN (GRANNY) WAS A LOVING MOTHER, GRANDMOTHER, AND GREAT-GRANDMOTHER. SHE WAS BORN AND ALWAYS LIVED IN OKLAHOMA. SHE WAS ALWAYS SO PROUD OF HER FAMILY, ALWAYS A DEDICATED, HARD WORKER. RETIRED FROM TINKER AIR FORCE BASE AFTER 30 YEARS OF SERVICE, AND AFTER RETIREMENT CONTINUE TO WORK PART TIME, AT TG&Y AND FAMILY DOLLAR STORE...
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Deloris Faye Becker

April 21, 1930 - March 24, 2017

Deloris Faye Becker 86, of Del City, OK passed away on March 24, 2017 in Midwest City, OK. She was born on April 21, 1930 in Waynoka, OK to Volly Bertrum and Evelyn Elizabeth (Grant) Tripplett. Deloris enjoyed playing cards and working find a word puzzles, attending Tuesday morning coffee with her friends, chocolate, stops on long road trips for breakfast and Sunday afternoon drives to enjoy...
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Ella Mae Hancock

September 10, 1924 - March 23, 2017

Ella Mae Hancock, 92, passed away on March 23, 2017 in Oklahoma City, OK. She was born on September 10, 1924 in Okfuskee, OK to Jeremiah (Jerry) E Foreman, Iva B (Fox) Foreman. She graduated from Nuyaka High School in 1941, attended and graduated Draughon Business School in Tulsa Oklahoma. Ella lived in Seminole, Ok in 1943 and 1944 while working at Tinker Field aka Tinker AFB. Ella...
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William Francis Sanders

November 3, 1930 - March 23, 2017

William Francis Sanders, 86, passed away on March 23, 2017 in Midwest City, OK. He was born on November 3, 1930 in Corinth, MS to John Robert and Velma (Gurley) Sanders. William was the kind of man who never met a stranger and could carry on a conversation with anyone. He enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson Motorcycle, bluegrass music, traveling, RVing, and was quite the story teller. He was...
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Gregory Dean Cary

May 22, 1953 - March 23, 2017

Gregory Dean Cary, 63, passed away on March 23, 2017 in Oklahoma City, OK. He was born on May 22, 1953 in Duncan, OK to Bobby Dean and Barbara Christine (McCalister) Cary. Greg was a Master Gardener and took great pride in his own yard and flower gardens. In the mid 2000's he designed a flower garden for Oklahoma State University, spelling out O-S-U containing around 1000 varieties of Iris....
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Frederick Lamar Wilson

November 26, 1948 - March 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Leroy Raines

December 22, 1935 - March 22, 2017

Leroy Raines, 81, of Yukon, Oklahoma passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 with his beloved wife by his side. He was born December 22, 1935 in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, to Herbert M. and Mary Jane (Davis) Raines. Leroy proudly served in the U.S. Air Force in 1954.He married the love of his life, Frances Moore on August 29, 1962 at Del City Church of Christ in Del City, Oklahoma. A...
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Donald Dwane Livesay

August 9, 1937 - March 22, 2017

Donald Dwane Livesay, of Midwest City, OK, died on March 22, 2017. Don was born on August 9, 1937, in Clinton, OK, to Robert Franklin and Lorene Beatrice (Cruson) Livesay and graduated from Clinton High School, received his Bachelor's Degree from Oklahoma City University, and his Master's Degree from Oklahoma State University. He served 40 years in the Oklahoma National Guard, attended the...
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Loretta Ouida Williams

June 6, 1931 - March 21, 2017

Loretta Ouida Williams, 85, passed away at her home in Midwest City, OK on March 21, 2017. One of eleven siblings, Loretta was born on June 16, 1931 in Harrah, OK to James Roy and Edna Earl (Fisher) Smith. She loved her family and enjoyed family gatherings. Loretta enjoyed working in her yard, gardening, dancing, singing, sewing, and fishing. She was an avid fan of bluegrass music and was a...
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Billy Joe Ketcher

February 24, 1935 - March 20, 2017

Billy Joe Ketcher was born in Stilwell, OK on February 24, 1935 and passed away March 20, 2017 at the age of 82. He graduated from Stilwell High School in 1953, served in the United States Air Force from 1953-1957, graduated with a Business Administration Degree from Northeastern State College in 1961. After college, he worked at Tinker Air Force Base in the Accounting and Finance Division from...
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Michael Ray Bourland

August 6, 1952 - March 16, 2017

Michael Ray BourlandBorn 08/06/1952 to Glenna and Hiram Bourland at Ft Sill,Ok and graduated from Lawton Eisenhower in 1972, after serving 4 years in the Marine Corp he married the Love of his life Lenita Bouland on 05/17/78 and passed away after fighting a good fight with cancer.Mike worked for FAA for 27 years and retired in Sept 2013He was proud to have served in the Marines and never had a...
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Joanne Olberding

May 21, 1924 - March 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Paul Grant Rowland

July 6, 1976 - March 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Ana Engracia Key

March 28, 1951 - March 12, 2017

Ana Engracia Key, 65, passed away on March 12, 2017 in Midwest City, Oklahoma. She was born on March 28, 1951 in Agana Heights, Guam to Jesus Leonguerro and Engracia (Cruz) White. Ana loved her family and spending time with her precious grandchildren, they put the sparkle in her eyes. She enjoyed going to car shows, watching NCIS, CSI, the Pittsburgh Steelers, and playing darts. One of her...
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Mien Van Le

August 11, 1932 - March 11, 2017

Mien Van Le, 84, passed away on March 11, 2017 at his home in Moore, OK. Mien was born on August 11, 1932 in Tan Thach, Vietnam to Hon and Luong Thi Le. He enjoyed gardening, cooking, working on cars, animals, watching soccer, and he was quite the story teller. He could often be found sitting at his computer watching Fox News, and was also an active member of the Budhist Temple. Mien...
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Nevaeh Rose Coleman-Cloud

January 25, 2017 - March 10, 2017

Nevaeh Rose Coleman-Cloud, 1 month and 15 days old flew into the loving arms of Jesus on March 10, 2017. She was born on January 25, 2017 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to Milton Charles Coleman Jr. and Danielle Nicole Cloud. A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, March 17, 2017 at the Sunny Lane Cemetery. Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City,...
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Janice Carol Ramsey

September 27, 1943 - March 8, 2017

Janice Ramsey, a long time Del City resident took her wings and flew on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Janice Carol Kimbrough Ramsey was born on September 27, 1943 to Bernie and Melba Kimbrough in Ada, Oklahoma. Janice was a graduate of Del City High School and went on to attend Central State College. Janice owned and operated Jan's Gifts and Cutlery for 40 years. She is survived by her husband...
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George Max Eddleman

October 24, 1919 - March 6, 2017

George Max Eddleman, 97, passed away in Mustang, OK on March 6, 2017, while holding the hand of his forever love, Dorothy. He was born on October 24, 1919 in Tyler, TX to George Columbus and Maude Aislee (Adamson) Eddleman. George proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force for 30 years. During this time he and his wife were stationed at numerous air force bases throughout the world. He...
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Larry Arthur Salada

December 18, 1946 - March 6, 2017

Larry Arthur Salada, 70, avid OU fan and Trump supporter, passed into Heaven's pearly gates on March 6, 2017 in Oklahoma City, OK. He was born on December 18, 1946 in Harrisburg, PA to Herbert Arthur and Georgie (Cunningham) Salada. He was very knowledgeable about the Bible and loved having discussions with his sisters. He enjoyed spending time with his family, listening to music and...
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John Stephen Curtis

April 14, 1949 - March 4, 2017

John Stephen Curtis, Sr., age 67, passed away Saturday, March 4th, 2017, from complications of congestive heart failure. John was known for his kindness, hard work and loyalty. John devoted 48-years of employment to Tinker Air Force Base. He also served his country in both the U.S. Army and the Army Reserve. John is survived by his wife Pamela; sons John Jr. and Jason; stepchildren Casey and...
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Elsie M. Christner

May 4, 1924 - March 2, 2017

Elsie Mae (Arva) Christner, 92, of Oklahoma City, went home to be with the Lord March 2, 2017, surrounded by her loving family at her home. She was born May 4, 1924 in Harrisburg, PA, the daughter of the late Konrad and Elizabeth (Rosinger) Arva. After graduating from John Harris High School, she met her future husband, Richard, while working at the Navy Depot in Mechanicsburg, PA. They...
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Audy Lynn Ingle

October 30, 1958 - February 24, 2017

Audy Lynn Ingle, 58, walked through the gates of Heaven on February 24, 2017. He was born October 30, 1958 in Marked Tree, Arkansas to Ruby and Bernice Ingle. Audy was proud to tell anyone that he dedicated his life to the United States Air Force up until retirement. He loved the small-town lifestyle, and eventually him and his wife, Anita Ingle retired to a log cabin on lake Texoma. He loved...
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Ray Clell Hogan

January 14, 1925 - February 22, 2017

Ray Clell Hogan, 92, passed away on February 22, 2017. He was born on January 14, 1925 in Jones, OK to Otis Lake and Carrie Mae (Beal) Hogan. Ray graduated from Jones High School and then enlisted to serve his country during WWII in the U.S. Army; serving in Central Europe, the Rhineland, and the Ardennes at the Battle of the Bulge. After the war he married Gerry Flowers in 1947 and they had one...
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Norene Jeanette Washburn

March 21, 1926 - February 19, 2017

Norene Jeanette Plummer was born on March 21, 1926 in the southeastern town of Coalgate, Oklahoma and passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2017 in Del City, Oklahoma at the age of 90. Norene attended and graduated Valedictorian from Coalgate High School in 1944 and went on to attend Oklahoma A & M in Stillwater, Oklahoma - now OSU. After a few years of college, Norene met Willie Washburn,...
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Rosa Mariea Cisneros De Starr

November 25, 1966 - February 16, 2017

Rosa Mariea Cisneros De Starr was born November 25, 1966, in Rio Grand Zac, Mexcio.She passed away on February 16, 2017, in Midwest City, Oklahoma.Rosa was loved by many and will be greatly missed. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; J. Trinidad Cisneros and Maria Rosa Castneda. She is survived by her husband, Roy Starr; siblings:...
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Don Lewis Wilson

June 17, 1946 - February 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Donna Sue Norris

July 26, 1955 - February 15, 2017

Donna Sue Norris, 61, passed away the morning of Wednesday, February 15, 2017 in her residence in Oklahoma City, OK. She was a tremendous woman who took her duties as a mother very seriously. She devoted her life to her children, putting her own wants and needs on hold to raise them. Housewife was her main occupation, but she did eventually work as a teacher's assistant for years helping...
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Sharon Kaye Renfro

January 14, 1948 - February 14, 2017

Sharon Renfro was born January 14, 1948 to Harold Jay and Rachel Geneva (Martin) Jones. On February 14, 2017 Sharon passed away at the age of 69. Sharon enjoyed music; always singing along and dancing. She liked flowers, gardening, and being out in nature. Sharon was adventurous; traveling around the country, visiting friends and family, seeing new sights, and trying new things. She loved to...
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Frank Kenneth Groce

July 15, 1929 - February 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Mary Louise Pierce

August 31, 1932 - February 13, 2017

Mary Louise Pierce, 84, passed away on 2/13/2017 in Midwest City, OK. She was born on August 31, 1932 in Washington, OK to Rube and Oma (Perkins) Clayton. Mary attended both the Pentecostal and Assembly of God Church's throughout her life. She worked in the VA hospital for many years as a nurse's aide, and took great pride in caring for others. She enjoyed working crossword puzzles and...
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Rosa Lee Housh

April 9, 1940 - February 11, 2017

Rosa Lee Housh, 76, passed away on February 11, 2017 in Midwest City, Oklahoma. She was born on April 9, 1940 in Del City, OK to Gail Hamilton and Eula Mareld (Brawner) Housh. Rosa had a brilliant mind and graduated at the top of her high school class. She enjoyed history, genealogy, framing pictures, sewing, and listening to her records. Rosa was preceded in death by her parents; and...
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Melba Jean Faulkenberry

April 10, 1954 - February 11, 2017

Melba Jean Faulkenberry, 62, passed away on February 11, 2017 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was born on April 10, 1954 in Ada, Oklahoma to Cecil Sylvester and Melba Lou (Revels) Bolin. Jean married Harold Dean Faulkenberry on June 22, 1973 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and the two shared 43 years together. Jean looked forward to holiday gatherings at her home, where she would prepare...
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Elsie Earlene Leighton

October 9, 1932 - February 11, 2017

Elsie Earlene Leighton, 84, was called to her eternal home on February 11, 2017. Earlene was born on October 9, 1932 in Roff, OK to Benjamin Earl and Katie Mabel (Glasgow) Brookshire. Our Lord was number one in her life, followed by her loving family. She enjoyed singing in the church choir, playing the piano, working jigsaw puzzles, crocheting, and gardening. At Christmas time, she always...
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Martha Sue Heinlen

January 19, 1933 - February 7, 2017

Martha Sue Heinlen, age 84, of Midwest City, was born January 19, 1933 in Healdton, OK, the daughter of Edward C. and Ursula Mae "Sue" (Myers) Heinlen. Martha left this life on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at Grace Living Center, Del City, OK. Martha was a legal secretary for Roy C. Lytle for many years and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Healdton, OK. Martha enjoyed attending...
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Pedro Ramos Vilog

June 29, 1934 - February 7, 2017

Pedro Ramos Vilog Sr. was born June 29, 1934 to Tomas and Efipania (Ramos) Vilog in the Philippines. On February 7, 2017 surrounded by his loving family, Pedro went home to be with his Lord and Savior at the age of 82.On May 18, 1957, Pedro and Leonora Cortez were united in marriage. Pedro loved planting all kinds of filipino veggies and playing "Search Words" puzzles.Pedro is survived...
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Alta June Cowherd

June 4, 1935 - February 7, 2017

Alta June Cowherd, 81, passed into her eternal home on February 7, 2017. She was born on June 4, 1935 in Weleetka, OK to Shellie R. and Alice Alene (Mitchell) Mannon. June met the love of her life, OB Cowherd 15 years later and they were married August 30, 1952 at the First Baptist Church in Weleetka, OK. She was a member of Community Christian Church and enjoyed working with pictures,...
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Billy Joe Smith

October 28, 1932 - February 7, 2017

Billy Joe Smith was born October 28th 1932 in Rogersville, MO to Devenie and Sarah (Lassley) Smith. On February 7th 2017 at his home, Billy went home to be with his Lord and Savior at the age of 84 years.Billy and Bernice Wheeler were united in marriage on March 30, 1951 in Springfield, MO. Billy proudly served his country in the United States Air Force where he retired. In his free time, Billy...
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Mary Belle Norton

March 23, 1932 - February 6, 2017

Mary Belle Norton, crossed into Heaven's Gates on February 6, 2017. She was born on March 23, 1932 in Crossroads, AR to Oscar Ray and Estella Jewel (Richardson) Adams. Mary enjoyed sitting outside in the spring watching nature and soaking up nature's beauty. She made the best pies, loved working on crafts, attending church on Sunday's, and spoiling her precious pets. Mary loved the Lord with...
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Laura Reese

August 28, 1954 - February 3, 2017

No services to be held at this time.
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Gary Joe Taylor

April 14, 1955 - February 2, 2017

Gary Joe Taylor, 61, passed into eternal rest on February 2, 2017. He was born on April 14, 1955 in Enid, OK to Clifford Finis and Mildred Bonnie (Hall) Taylor. Gary worked in the automotive industry for many years, taking on various job duties. He loved working on cars, listening to music, watching movies, camping, OU sports. Gary was preceded in death by his parents; and one sister...
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Wanda B. Phipps

March 27, 1929 - February 1, 2017

Wanda Phipps was born March 27, 1929 in Gracemont, Oklahoma to McKinley Anthony and Mary (Whitlock) Anthony. She was a homemaker. Wanda and Elmer C. Howell were united in marriage on July 16, 1949 in Oklahoma County. Wanda and Elmer spent several loving years together until his death on January 2, 1966. Wanda then married Norman L. Phipps on June 15, 1972 in Mayes County, spending loving years...
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Rubye Madeline Stotts

November 1, 1921 - January 30, 2017

Rubye Stotts, 95, went to her heavenly home on Monday, January 30, 2017. She was born November 1, 1921 in Garvin, Oklahoma to Rayson and Lucy Going. She married Etley Albert Stotts on August 14, 1946, together they raised 2 kids. Serving the lord was her top priority. She was a very active member in her Pentecostal Holiness church, attending every church service until her illness limited her. ...
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Gladys Oveda Sheridan

April 22, 1919 - January 27, 2017

Gladys Oveda (Quick) Sheridan 97, of Harrah, Oklahoma passed away peacefully on January 27, 2017 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma surrounded by her loving family. She was born April 22, 1919 in Thackerville, Oklahoma to Willie Amos and Myrtle Ome Mae (Hambrick) Quick. Gladys married the love of her life, Phillip Sheridan on March 3, 1942. To this union two daughters were born, Juanita and Phyllis. ...
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Betty Lou Gammon

March 30, 1931 - January 25, 2017

Betty Lou Gammon, 85, Del City, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday January 25, 2017. She was born March 30, 1931 in Oklahoma City, OK to William Thomas and Ruth Maude (Allensworth) McDonald. Betty enjoyed the years spent working at the Old Paris Flea Market, meeting, greeting and making life-long friends. Betty Lou married George Cleveland Gammon on June 2, 1951. She loved decorating...
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Thelma Ilene Baxter

June 25, 1926 - January 24, 2017

Thelma Ilene Baxter, 90, loving mother and grandmother, entered Heaven's pearly gates on January 24, 2017. She was born on June 25, 1926 in Newcastle, OK to Claude M. and Bertha L. (Stroud) Simer. Thelma was an avid reader and could often be found reading the Bible, a novel, or working on seek n find puzzles. She enjoyed tending to her flower garden, sewing by hand, traveling across the...
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Dorothy Eunice Seavey

June 4, 1919 - January 23, 2017

Dorothy Eunice Seavey, 97, formerly of Portland, Maine, passed away on Monday, January 23, 2017, in Midwest City, Oklahoma. Dorothy was born on June 4, 1919, in Portland, Maine, a daughter of the late Bertha Mae (Merrill) and William Colby Campbell. While she held many jobs, Dorothy served her country as a welder during World War II on the various Liberty Ships in South Portland, Maine. She...
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Jay Lionel Tilby

December 1, 1931 - January 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Willard E. White

June 24, 1923 - January 20, 2017

To Willard Eudious White, the entire world was a stage. an expressive, optimistic and uninhibited man, he was the main performer in the theater of life. To everyone around him, he was always happy, and he willingly shared that joy with anyone whose life he touched. For Willard, pestering you was his way of telling you how much he loved you. His parents were William Paul White and Hazel Dexter...
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Alney Leon Brown

February 11, 1923 - January 19, 2017

Alney Leon Brown, 93, passed away on January 19, 2017. He was born on February 11, 1923 in Verden, OK to Floyd Amos and Annie Josephine (Mitchum) Brown. Leon proudly served in the United States Air Force (Army Air Corps) during WWII, attached to the 40th Bomb Squadron in the Marianna's, where he was one of the members who loaded the bomb on the "Enola Gay", additionally he was responsible for...
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David Gerald Batten

February 18, 1937 - January 17, 2017

David Gerald Batten, Sr., 79, passed away on January 17, 2017 in Del City, OK. He was born on February 18, 1937 in Oklahoma City, OK to David Fletcher and Gladys Irene (Barber) Batten. He worked as a Fork Lift Operator for Scrivner Food Distributers, later known as Fleming Industries. He was a member of the Teamsters Local 886 and will forever be known for his generosity and honest to a...
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Keith Lamont Howry

April 10, 1943 - January 17, 2017

Keyth Lamont Howry, 73, passed into the loving arms of Jesus on January 17, 2017. Keyth was born on April 10, 1943 in Lawton, OK to Arthur Gram and Maxine (Cizek) Howry, Jr. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1961-1965. During this time he served as a water safety instructor and re-con. Keyth was a fan of classic rock, the Dallas Cowboys, and the OU Sooners. He also...
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Ola Beck Bottoms

December 7, 1924 - January 17, 2017

Ola Beck "Becky" Bottoms, 92 year-old resident of Del City, Oklahoma, passed away January 16, 2017 at her home in Del City, Oklahoma. Born December 7, 1924 in DeKalb, Texas, she was the daughter of Hartwell Clay Evans and Carmen Ercell (Harrison) Evans. Becky loved reading biographies and historical books; crocheting; and being the family caregiver. She had crocheted more than one afghan for...
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Willis Edsel Murphy

October 8, 1927 - January 13, 2017

Willis Edsel "Bo" Murphy, 89, entered through Heaven's gates on January 13, 2017 in Ponca City, OK. He was born on October 8, 1927 in Hess, OK to Benjamin Franklin and Fannie Mae (Wallace) Murphy. After graduation from high school, Bo proudly served his country in the Navy during WWII. Five years after his discharge from the Navy, he married Geraldine (Riley) Murphy on September 30, 1951. ...
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Larry Ben Taylor

December 22, 1949 - January 10, 2017

Larry Ben Taylor, 67, passed away at his home on January 10, 2017. Larry was born December 22, 1949 in Oklahoma City, OK to Bennie Lewis and Ethel Mae (Ricket) Taylor. He loved his family and especially his grandchildren, who lovingly knew him as PaPa. He enjoyed watching the Discovery channel, OSU football, and could be often be found helping others. Larry was preceded in death by...
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Dortha Nadine Webb

December 25, 1928 - January 8, 2017

Dortha Nadine (Clay) Webb, 88, of Oklahoma City, passed away January 8th, 2017. She was born in Reydon, Oklahoma on December 25th, 1928 to Elea and Agnes (Denton) Clay. She was married to Hank Webb on August 31st, 1947 and was married for 57 years before his passing in 2006. Dortha retired as a manager for Oklahoma Farm Bureau Insurance and in her spare time had a passion for crocheting, and...
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Sarah Elizabeth Bittle

February 8, 1924 - January 8, 2017

Sarah Elizabeth Bittle, 92, passed away January 8, 2017. She was born February 8, 1924, in Tuckerman, Arkansas, to Hosea Sr. and Nellie Stout Woodard.Sarah enjoyed quilting, crocheting, making booties and bonnets for children's hospitals, but she especially enjoyed feeding and nurturing people.She is survived by her two daughters; Thelma Hall, and Mary and husband Scott Cook, two brothers;...
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Millie Mildred Beaman

March 22, 1925 - January 7, 2017

Millie Mildred Beaman, 91, of Del City passed away on January 7, 2017. She was born March 22, 1925, in Warner, OK to Edwin Chester and Hazel Alice (Branam) Kizzia. She was a volunteer at University Hospital and later became a LPN. She retired in 1975. She was a fun person to be around and will be missed greatly. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Leonard Beaman; and one...
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Tj J. Sumpter

November 21, 1922 - January 7, 2017

TJ Sumpter of Oklahoma City passed away January 7, 2017. He was born in Fletcher, OK to James and Lillie B.Sumpter. Losing his mother when he was 4, he was raised by JD and Julia Sumpter. He graduated from Asher, OK where he met Oleta Brock, his wife of 63 years. He served in the Army in France during World War II as a paratrooper. He is retired from Phillips Petroleum Co after 42 years.He was...
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Rickey Paul Greenfield

March 25, 1944 - January 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Ruth Lenore Kirkham

May 6, 1931 - January 1, 2017

Ruth Lenore Kirkham, 85, went home to Jesus on January 1, 2017, and was surrounded by friends and family as she graduated peacefully to Heaven. Ruth was born on May 6, 1931 in Fairview, KS to Herman Paul and Alice I. (Dewese) Wenger. Her greatest joy on earth was her family. She considered many as grandchildren, and loved the Word of God, taught Sunday school and studied the Bible diligently....
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Ruth Rayburn

March 14, 1925 - December 31, 2016

Verna Ruth Rayburn, 91, passed away on December 31, 2016. She was born on March 14, 1925 in Mt. Pleasant, AR to Oscar Newton and Alice Vena (Ruminer) Bray. Ruth married Grady "Johnny" L. Rayburn on September 4, 1947 in Oklahoma City. During World War II Ruth moved to Oklahoma City and worked at Douglas Plant as a "Rosie the Riveter". After she married Johnny they moved22 times across the...
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Shirley Lee Blankinship

September 4, 1939 - December 31, 2016

.Shirley Lee Blankinship, 77, passed away on December 31, 2016. She was born on September 4, 1939 in Pawhuska, OK to Rollins Robert and Juanita June (Johnson) Swan. Shirley enjoyed gardening, crocheting, ceramics, watching RFD and HDTV and spending time with her beloved family. She was the strong matriarch of the Blankinship family and will be deeply missed by all that knew and loved her. ...
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Jean Elizabeth Pope

April 13, 1924 - December 30, 2016

Jean Pope, 92, of Midwest City, died Dec. 30, 2016. She was born April 13, 1924 in Baltimore, MD. She married LeRoy Pope Oct. 24, 1944 in Bar Harbor, MD. They met after he returned from the war. Jean and LeRoy owned and operated two locations of Key Cleaners for over 20 years. She was a member of many organizations over the years, including the Sooner Dreamer Camper Club, the OK Mineral and...
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Troy Wilford Clymer

April 19, 1923 - December 30, 2016

Troy Wilford Clymer, 93, crossed into Heaven's Gates on December 30, 2016. He was born on April 19, 1923 in Cedar Creek, AR to Joe Henry and Hattie Jane (Jones) Clymer. When Troy was younger, he became very good at the jitterbug and could often be found listening to country music, or watching old western's and Hee Haw. Troy enjoyed hunting, fishing, and OU football. He loved taking trips to...
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Debra Dawn Evans DVM

July 24, 1957 - December 29, 2016

Dr. Debra Dawn Evans, DVM, 59, beloved Veterinarian of Moore, OK, passed away at her home on December 29, 2016. She was born on July 24, 1957 in Kansas City, MO to Gerald Don and Helen Leona (Stack) Evans. Debra will be forever known for her kind heart and generosity shown towards others. She loved traveling all over the world, scuba diving, reading, shopping, gadgets, and spending time with...
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Louis Elray Wheeler-Millsap

May 1, 1933 - December 28, 2016

ELRAY'S OBITUARY:Elray Wheeler, 83, passed away on December 28, 2016 in Midwest City, OK. She was born on May 1, 1933 in Romulus, OK Arthur Leo and Violet Grace (Goddard) Payne. Elray was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister. She enjoyed crocheting, watching children and most of the neighborhood kids called her mom. Elray was also fond of traveling, taking road trips and...
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Lucy Arlene Clopton

August 26, 1926 - December 28, 2016

Lucy Arlene Clopton, 90, entered Heaven's gate on December 28, 2016. She was born on August 26, 1926 in Dill City, OK to John Milton and Nora Martha (Price) Baird. She grew up north of Gotebo on a farm and attended Lake Valley School. Lucy married Ray Clopton February 10, 1946 in Lawton, OK. Lucy was a faithful Christian and member of the Del City Church of Christ. She loved all people,...
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Alice Marcella Martin

November 22, 1932 - December 22, 2016

Alice Marcella Martin, 85 year-old resident of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, passed away December 22, 2016 in Oklahoma City, OK. Born November 22, 1931 in Marietta, Oklahoma, she was the daughter of Charlie Hughes and Netty (Clay) Hughes. Alice was a longtime member of Southside Missionary Baptist Church and loved going to church. She loved reading her bible; going out to eat; loving all babies;...
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Elmer Edwards Dye

January 19, 1944 - December 22, 2016

Elmer Edwards "Sonny" Dye, 72, passed into the loving arms of Jesus on December 22, 2016. He was born on January 19, 1944 in Ft. Smith, AR to Elmer and Reba Pearl (Edwards) Dye, Jr. Sonny was a devout Christian who loved to study the Bible, teach Sunday school. He enjoyed working in his yard, and appreciated hard work. Working as a barber he met many friends over the last 50 years. He was a...
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Barbara Jane Gibson

March 12, 1941 - December 22, 2016

After a long illness, Barbara Jane "Corky" Gibson passed in the late evening of December 22, 2016 in Midwest City. She was surrounded by family and friends during her final hours. Barbara was the second of three daughters born to William and Imogene (Potts) Farley, on March 12, 1941 in Idabel, OK. She married John Gibson on November 3, 1961, in Norman, OK, making their home on the outskirts of...
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Lee David Bowen

July 2, 1968 - December 22, 2016

Lee David Bowen, 48, passed away on December 21, 2016 in Jones, Oklahoma. He was born on July 2, 1968 in Decatur, Illinois to Charles Richard and Alice (Shepard) Bowen. Lee served as the drum major for the Sulphur High School marching band in 1985-86. Lee worked for CSAA Insurance and in his spare time, he enjoyed watching Miami Dolphins football and building WWII tank and aircraft models....
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Elmo Ell Edwards

July 27, 1922 - December 14, 2016

Elmo Ell Edwards, 94, passed away on December 14, 2016 in Del City, OK. He was born on July 27, 1922 in Hitchita, OK to William Henry and Sylvia Katheryne (Bell) Edwards. Elmo proudly served his country in the United States Army Air Corps. He worked as a foreman of jet engine repair at Tinker Air Force Base. After retirement from TAFB, he was employed by the state until his retirement in the...
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Pauline Edwards

July 9, 1922 - December 12, 2016

Pauline Edwards, 94, passed away on December 12, 2016 in Oklahoma City, OK. She was born on July 9, 1922 in Paden, OK to Roy and Nina (Ballard) Keathley. Pauline was a devout Christian and loved her church family. She enjoyed quilting and made most of her children's clothes when they were young. Attending church, cooking, gardening and canning were her favorite hobbies. Pauline was...
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Mary Sue Evans

December 16, 1939 - December 11, 2016

Mary Sue Evans, 76, passed into the loving arms of Jesus on December 11, 2016. She was born on December 16, 1939 in Oklahoma City, OK to Ira Willis and Sibyl Irene (Morgan) Epperson. Mary Sue enjoyed crocheting, reading, watching QVC, and playing cards and dominoes. She also collected porcelain dolls and Fenton glass. She was preceded in death by her parents; loving husband of 44 years,...
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Henry Joseph Abberton

July 26, 1937 - December 7, 2016

Henry "Hank" Joseph Abberton, 79, passed away on December 7, 2016 in Midwest City, OK. He was born on July 26, 1937 in Boston, Massachusetts to William Joseph and Priscilla Parquette Abberton. Henry enjoyed reading, watching the History Channel and Washington Redskins on TV, and playing card games, and dominoes. He was preceded in death by his parents; grandson, Scot Martin; and brother, Donald...
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Sandra Kay Schechter

December 27, 1948 - December 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.
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Andrew Levi Rowell

May 15, 1945 - December 2, 2016

Andrew Levi Rowell, Sr., 71, passed away on December 2, 2016. He was born on May 15, 1945 in Pauls Valley, OK to Elifus Wilburn and Mary Ruth (Wimppie) Rowell, Sr. Andrew drove a truck for years and ended his 25 year career with the City of Del City's Sanitation Department. Andrew was a very generous and loving man and could often be found putting his neighbor's newspapers on their porch or...
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James Douglas Dunn

October 27, 1953 - November 28, 2016

James Douglas "Doug" Dunn, 63, passed away on November 28, 2016. He was born on October 27, 1953 in Henderson, Tennessee to James Clay and Mamie Nell (Russell) Dunn. Doug was an avid country music fan and enjoyed playing his guitar. He also enjoyed watching sports: OSU, OU, OKC Thunder and the Dallas Cowboys. Often times Doug could be found watching Family Feud and always had high hopes of...
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