Obituaries

Lillian Williams

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Lillian Williams not only talked about being a Christian, she showed she was a Christian by the way she lived her life. She passed away at the age of 96 ½ on Monday, May 11, 2020, in Edmond, with family at her side.

Charlotte Janet Newberry

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Charlotte Janet Newberry, 80, of Burns Flat, was born on Sept. 17, 1939, in Clinton, to Charles Calvin and Vinita Corene (Ward) Holcomb. She went to walk the streets of gold with her Savior on May 15, 2020, in Burns Flat, surrounded by her loving family.

William Wesley “Wes” Riley

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“Wes” Riley, 90, of Cordell, passed away May 16, 2020, at the Cordell Christian Home in Cordell. He was born Aug. 5, 1929 in Welch (Bluejacket), to Earl Sylvester and Daisy May Riley. Wes was the 6th of 12 children and grew up in the Welch area. After working many years on the family farm, in 1946 he took a job working on the Mitchell Ranch in the area. In 1947, Wes enlisted in the U.S. Army and served as a Sergeant with the 536 and 504 Engineers, in Kaiserslaughtern and Bremerhaven, Germany.

Jesse Stephen Locke 87, of Cordell

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Jesse Stephen Locke Jr., 87, of Cordell, passed away peacefully with his family by his side May 6, 2020, at the Cordell Christian Home. He was born on Sept. 22, 1932, to Jesse Stephen Sr. and Sarah Nellie (Scott) Locke in Lawton.

Lorene Black 85, of Cordell

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Lorene Black, 85, of Cordell, passed away on May 5, 2020 in Corn. She was born Nov. 12, 1934, to George Bentley and Retha Belle (Rutherford) in Van Buren, Ark.

T. “Dudley” Wallace 87

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T. “Dudley” Wallace, 87, a retired economics professor, died peacefully at his home in Cape Carteret, NC, early Saturday, April 18, 2020.

Dorothy May Bury 92

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Graveside services for Dorothy May Bury, 92 year-old Weatherford resident, will be held Thursday, May 7, 2020, at 10:00 a.m.. at Union Hatchett Cemetery in Bessie under the direction of Lockstone Funeral Home.

Obituary: Danny R. Lenaburg 80, of Cordell

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Danny R. Lenaburg, 80, of Cordell, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on April 24, 2020, at the Clinton Therapy and Rehab Center in Clinton. He was born on Sept. 30, 1939, to Ted and Ida (Becker) Lenaburg in Cordell.