- Published on Wednesday, 15 May 2013 15:01
Don Wilson Thomas was born July 12, 1945 in Sallisaw, Oklahoma to Octia Oleta and Wilson Thomas. He passed away May 14, 2013 in his home at Reydon, Oklahoma at the age of 67 years, 10 months and 2 days. Don grew up in Sallisaw, Oklahoma and moved with his family to Crawford, Oklahoma at the beginning of his freshman year. He continued attending school at Crawford graduating in 1963.
After graduation, he was employed by the electric company as a lineman before being drafted in the United States Army in 1965. Don served his stint in Vietnam as a dog handler.
- Published on Wednesday, 15 May 2013 14:58
Sylvia L. Hamman was born April 4, 1923 in Erick, Oklahoma to Georgia Ann and John Tolbert Flowers. She passed away May 14, 2013 at Sayre, Oklahoma at the age of 90 years, 1 month and 10 days.
Sylvia grew up in Erick where she attended school. She was married to Melville Harold Hamman at Erick, Oklahoma on March 8, 1941 where they made their home. Sylvia and Harold operated farms in the Texola and Mayfield areas, as well as, the family farm south of Erick for many years before retiring in 1979. Sylvia was an accomplished seamstress and loved to garden.
- Published on Wednesday, 15 May 2013 14:57
Jayme Leigh Perez, age 34, went to be with the Lord on Thursday May 9, 2013.
She was born in McAllen, Texas, on July 23, 1978 to Marcos Perez and Barbara Hamm. She was loved from the very minute she was born and will be missed until we see her again in Heaven. She had such a sweet, loving and kind spirit. She was very giving and always did her best to be there for others.
- Published on Tuesday, 14 May 2013 14:18
Jon Larson was born February 23, 1973 in Elk City, Oklahoma to Sally Sue and Tex Larson. He passed away May 13, 2013 at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the age of 40 years, 2 months and 20 days.
Jon grew up in and around the Burns Flat area graduating from Burns Flat High School in 1991. After graduation, he began his career in the oil field as a roustabout, and in 2000 was promoted to a flow hand.
- Published on Tuesday, 14 May 2013 14:15
Phillip Gene Small “Outlaw” was born July 11, 1941 in Sayre, Okla. to Lula Mae Smith and James Monroe Small. He used to work in oil rigs all over Oklahoma. He moved to Ogden, Kans. in 1992 after getting married to Nancy Smith. He was a loving father and grandfather. He could always make you laugh in many ways. Everyone loved him after they got to know him.
He passed away May 12, 2013 at the age of 71 at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka, Kans.
- Published on Monday, 13 May 2013 14:39
LaDonna Guinn Beam was born July 11, 1933, in Carter, Oklahoma, to Robert Earl and Maud Edwards. She passed away May 10, 2013. She was 79.
She grew up in a musical family as her parents sang on the radio with other couples providing four-part harmony gospel songs. She would wake up, hearing her mother and father singing songs about Jesus. Her parents built their home around the concept of Christian living.
- Published on Monday, 13 May 2013 14:35
Funeral services for Goebel Music will be conducted May 14, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. from the Martin Funeral Chapel of Elk City, OK with W. Terry Varner officiating. Interment will follow in the Ural Cemetery under the direction of the Martin Funeral Home.
Goebel Gene Music, formerly of Colleyville, Texas, died May 9, 2013 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Goebel was born July 1, 1934 to Goebel Garland and Mae Elizabeth Music in Elk City (Beckham County), Oklahoma.
- Published on Monday, 13 May 2013 14:34
Funeral services for Carol Hayes will be conducted Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. from the United Methodist Church of Elk City with Rev. Devon Krause officiating. Interment will follow in the Fairlawn Cemetery under the direction of the Martin Funeral Home of Elk City.
Carol Sue Hayes was born December 30, 1941 at Mt. Carmel, Illinois to Norman H. and Dorothy C. (Coltrin) Appleby and passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013 at the age of 71. After graduation from High School, Carol was married to Richard O. Hayes on March 31, 1967 at Ft. Stockton, TX and they moved to Elk City in 1973 where she has made her home since.