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Burial will follow in Magnolia, Ark. Shirley Ann Shiflett Brewer, 76, passed away peacefully after a sudden brief illness on Nov. She graduated with a degree in business. She continued using her love of numbers and helping others by preparing taxes until her passing.

An avid genealogist, Shirley spent hours researching and traveling to learn about her ancestry. She and Don loved to travel and especially enjoyed their many visits to Disneyland and Walt Disney World as well as visiting family and friends. She is also survived by one sister, Sharon, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Brown Brooks, 68, died Wednesday, May 22, at her home in Earlsboro.

She was born Aug. She graduated from Earlsboro High School in and went on to earn her associates degree from Oklahoma School of Business and Technology. Brown of Choctaw, Okla. Interment will follow at Earlsboro Cemetery. Casket bearers will be Zelford M. Doyl was born on Dec. After graduating from high school, Doyl attended college for two years and then joined the United States Army. Doyl was preceded in death by his parents, George and Minnie Brown; three brothers; two sisters; and three great grandchildren.

Swearingen Funeral Home Chapel located at N. Milt Phillips, Seminole, OK Brown, 80, longtime Seminole County resident, died of a brief but hard battle with leukemia. After both Edith and John retired from Allied Chemical they moved to Wewoka in the late 80's, the town where Edith was born and raised. John later worked for 11 years at Moore's IGA in Wewoka until his health started to fail; he recently stated it was the best job he ever had.

John was a devoted Catholic and a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church Wewoka for 34 years until his death.

Survivors include nephews, David Brown and wife, Christine of St. In lieu of flowers, please give to the charity of your choice for leukemia research. Rosary will be 6: Funeral service will be She was a self-employed business owner and had moved to Seminole two years ago from Stillwater, Okla. Graveside services are planned for 2: Vidalia married Nathen Bruner Sept.

He preceded her in death on Feb. Her passion while living in the country was raising a garden, canning, chickens, hogs, and goats. Prevost and burial will follow at Thomas Town Cemetery in Sasakwa. On Sept 9, , Jack married the love of his life, Joyce Kaye Brown and together they shared more than 45 years of marriage and raising a family. In his spare time, Jack enjoyed golfing, riding motorcycles, but his most enjoyable moments were those he spent with his family, friends and dogs.

He will be deeply missed. Tuesday and Wednesday with the family greeting friends from 5: Services will be Committal services will follow at 2: Services are under the direction of Vondel L. He was born March 17, in Blanchard, Okla.

He retired several years ago from Goodyear, where he worked as a mechanic and service manager. Buchanan of Konawa, Okla. He is preceded in death by his parents, William and Emma Buchanan; three brothers, J. Funeral services are planned for 2: Interment will follow at Wolf Cemetery south of Seminole. James Williams will officiate. Goldie was years old. She was the fourth of eight children. Goldie was an active member of the Noble Church of Christ and was able to continue attending faithfully in later years with the help of great niece Dennese Rosenfelt.

Goldie married Robert E. Bugher of Lexington, OK on September 30th, When her granddaughter Terri Lynne started calling her "Momma G", the name stuck.

She recounted histories of her Townley and Corley ancestors who were among the first white settlers in Oklahoma. Goldie loved to sing songs from her youth. She often shared the memory of how excited she was when women got the vote in , and that she was determined to exercise the privilege when she came of age.

Goldie voted on nearly every ballot for eighty years and worked for the Election Board at the polls. She insisted on voting in person on election days even at age Goldie was preceded in death by her parents D. Special thanks go to Dr. William Marcus Bullington, 92, long-time resident of Konawa, Okla. Visitation will be Saturday from 8: Bullington and Altha Hensley Bullington. He is survived by one sister, Gladys Myers of Edmond, Okla.

He grew up in the Sasakwa area where he attended school and graduated in He lived for many years in Sasakwa and then Konawa. He has lived in Idabel the past few years. James Paul Bunnell, age 78 and a resident of Konawa, Okla. Mitch Williams officiating the services. Burial will follow at Vamoosa Cemetery. James was born on Jan. The first wake service is scheduled from 6: On Wednesday, July 31 st at 4: Funeral services are scheduled for 2: Kellos Walker and Rev.

Dorsey Nero will officiate. Joyce was born on Dec. Joyce was known as Granny, Mom and Sissy to everyone. She loved taking care of her family; she loved roses, orchids and birds, especially her "Rudy". Downey of Ardmore, Okla. Holder of Wewoka and Sharon K.

Baker of New Braunsfel, Tex. A funeral service is scheduled for Jim and Anita Moreland will officiate at the service. Eugene Murray Burns, 82, resident of Konawa, Okla. Richard Winters will officiate. He was born Dec. Eugene Murray Burns, age 82 and a resident of Konawa, Okla. Eugene was born on Dec. He was born in Boynton, Okla.

He trained as a Plumber under the G. Bill of Rights in and took over management of a plumbing wholesale supply house in Hugo, Okla. Jack loved to fish and owned a place on Lake McAlester where he created countless memories of catching, cleaning and frying fish with friends and family. He also loved to stay in his shop and build or work on things constantly.

He was quite an inventor. Interment to follow at the Oakwood Cemetery. Services will be at 2: Friday, April 12, at St. Jerry Ball will officiate. The family will be at the funeral home Thursday evening from 6: Services will be 2: The family will be at the funeral home Thursday evening from Merle was born April 30, in Enid, Okla. He was a member of Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity. Byerly, 83, longtime Seminole resident, died Wednesday, Aug. Howard was born July 26, in Sasakwa, Okla.

Howard moved to the Little Community in Seminole county from Shawnee 27 years ago. Howard retired from Shell Oil Company in While working as a surveyor and permit man for Shell, the family lived and worked in five different states. Howard was a member of the Church of Christ in Little, Okla. Funeral services are planned for 3: Casket bearers will be Trent Tiger.

Funeral arrangements are under direction of Swearingen Funeral Home in Seminole. Hospice Chaplain, Gary Miller will officiate. Burial will follow in the Fairview Cemetery. Richard attended school in Konawa, Okla. Memorials may be made to the Hospice Circle of Love with the funeral home acting as custodian. Larry was raised in Denver, Colo. Funeral Services for Larry will be at 1: Berry as the Master of Ceremonies and Rev. Interment will be at the Shiloh Cemetery. Don was born Nov.

He was a very hard worker. He definitely taught them to work hard for everything they have, just as he had done. The grandchildren loved to follow him around, ride in his red jeep and his red Ford truck; they still remember the smell. They will always remember the many trips they made to the Four Mile Grocery for a beer run, chips and bean dip. He would always let whoever went along for the ride pick out whatever they wanted and always had good country music playing with certain songs that brought back those memories.

They loved riding along to assist him at building fence, check his cows or help him with any work that needed to be done. All of the grandchildren had their share of working with him and thanked him numerous times for giving each of them a life of growing up on hundreds of acres where they were able to run wild and make memories, because of his hard work in life and sacrifices.

Don loved sitting in his chair on the back porch during the summer months, and the family loved it, too. Tom Denton of Edmond, Okla. Graveside services are planned for 3: Burial will take place at Little Cemetery. Preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Lula Canfield; his brother, Butch Canfield; and a brother-in-law, Gene Wishon.

She attended public schools in Tulsa and Tahlequah, Okla. She received her B. Janet met her husband Larry while attending NSU. They married in and had two children. Heather was born in and Larry II was born in They made their homes for one year in Weleetka, Okla.

From to , she taught math at Shawnee Junior High and Shawnee High School, where she was math department chairman. In Janet took a position at Gordon Cooper Technology Center, where she created the first accredited integrated-math curricula in tech centers in the state of Oklahoma. The family received friends at the funeral home on Monday, Nov. Oran was born on May 24, in Okemah, Okla. He worked as a gang pusher for Mobil Oil for 38 years before retiring in February Oran is preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Geneva Cariker; son, Freddie Paul Cariker, and his parents.

Box Topeka, Kans. Former Wewoka resident Manuel Carolina Jr. He was born Jan. He was a counselor at time of his death. Funeral service are scheduled for 1: Interment will follow at Westwood Cemetery in Wewoka, Okla.

She was born Jan. Silva of Oklahoma City; her father, Michael A. He was born June 16, , at Sasakwa, Okla. He traveled the U. Funeral services will be Thursday, June 6, , 2: Wake service will be held at the church on Wednesday evening, June 5, at 7: Services are under direction of Fisher Funeral Home of Holdenville.

Williams passed away Jan. Memorial services for Mike Carr, age 47, will be held Saturday, March 30, at 2: Gene lived in Fayetteville, Ark. Visitation will be Service will be 3: To share memories, or to sign the guest book on-line, go to www. She attended Decatur High School and was the Valedictorian of her graduating class in She is survived by her son, Ed Cave of Seminole; daughter, Vickie Bateman of Seminole; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; two brothers, Gerald Corbin of Decatur, Stanley Corbin of Tucson, Ariz.

Graveside services will be held at There will be a visitation for the family to receive friends on Thursday evening from 5 p. Cornelius Gene Cedartree, Sr. He served in the United States Army and after his enlistment he worked in construction as a welder. He is survived by his mother, Katherine Gibson of Konawa, Okla.

A wake service will be held from 6: Serving as casket bearers are Edward Cedartree, Jr. Charlie was born in Konawa, Okla. He graduated from Wewoka High School and served in the U. Navy during the Korean Conflict era. He was a former member of Wewoka Fire Department. He enjoyed basketball, football, playing cards and dominos and spending time with his family and friends. Survivors include his father, Kevon Chandler Sr. He proudly served in the Armed Forces Navy for four years then spent his working years in Oklahoma City.

He was preceded in death by brother, Robert Chastain; sister, Kathie Chastain; and both parents. Messages of condolences may be sent to the family at www. Dovie Armetia Cheatwood, longtime Maud, Okla.

Dovie was born on Dec. Garlin passed away Sept. She is also survived by one sister, Valeria Ivie of Quitman, Tex. Funeral services will be held, 2: Danai Chetpatananont, died Tuesday, Aug. Chetpatananont; brothers, Greg Chetpatananont, Ardmore, Okla. Pallbearers are Jose Varlea, J.

Funeral service will be 2: Rick Deere officiating and burial will follow at Hitichitee Church Cemetery. The body was taken to the Church Wednesday at 4: She was born July 17, near Wolf, Okla. He preceded her in death on Dec. Survivors include two sons, Kenneth Choat of Bartlesville. Choat of Harrah, Okla. Boren of Moore, Okla. She is preceded in death by her parents; an infant son; six brothers, Fred, Haskell, Robert, Otis, L. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, March 5, at Visitation will be held on Monday, March 4, from 9: She was born in Hinton, Okla.

Preceding her in death are one sister, Alice Tannihill; parents and her beloved husband. Services will be held at the First Baptist Church in Sasakwa, 2: Burial will follow at the family home. Pall bearers are Gene Choate Jr. Seminole resident Linda Kay Choate, 66, passed away Wednesday, April 10, , following a battle with liver cancer.

Graveside services will be Saturday, April 13 at Tim Gillespie will officiate. Those left to cherish her memory are her mother; two sons; three brothers; two grandsons; and munerous nieces, nephews and friends. She was born March 26, in Holdenville, Okla. She attended business school in Tulsa and later worked for First Federal Savings as a loan officer until her retirement in September Judy married Daniel "Danny" V.

Funeral services will be Ricky Chupco age 54 years of Seminole, Okla. Services are scheduled for Tuesday, 2: Burial will follow at the Little Quarsarty Cemetery. He was born on March 10, in Wewoka, Okla. Curtis Kinney and Rev. Ricky leaves behind a host of family and friends.

He was born July 24, in Bristow, Okla. He moved to Seminole in , coming from Holcomb, Kan. After he moved to Seminole he began working as a roustabout for various oilfield service companies, which included Maverick Lease Service and Triangle Lease Service in Seminole. He served his country in the U. Memorial services will be held 2: Bill moved to the Seminole area at an early age. He grew up in the oil camps around Seminole and attended Seminole Public Schools.

He graduated from Seminole High School in While at Seminole High School he was an outstanding football player at the Guard position on the State Championship team.

After high school he went to the University of Oklahoma as a walk on football player and received scholarship to play. Soon after he started at OU he left to enter the U. After the war he went back to the University of Oklahoma on the GI Bill where he earned a degree in mathematics and education.

Bill taught math and coached football at Seminole High School for 3 years, Bill was the assistant coach on the State Championship team. Bill also taught school at Cleveland, Oklahoma for 3 years. After teaching Bill went to work pushing tools in the oil fields for Lynes, Inc.

He rose the the level of International Operations Manager, which led him to travel all over the world. Bill has been to every continent, except Antarctica, many times over. He had interesting stories to tell of the many places he had traveled. Bill and Ola Mae lived in Houston, Texas for 26 years before moving to Shawnee, Oklahoma in after his retirement in Bill loved to play golf.

In all the years he played he had two hole in ones, however much to his chagrin they were both in the same year. He was a great bridge player. He also loved to read and watch football.

Most of all he loved his family. And they loved him. Bill could make a finely crafted bookshelf and a fluffy pancake. He was funny and smart. He was kind and gentle. Although disease was robbing him of his memories, nothing could take his heart. Bill was a good, good man. A son Sidney Mark Clark preceded him in death in Todd Fisher and Dr. Bobby James Clark, Maud, Okla. Bobby was born May 15, in Oklahoma City, Okla. Bobby joined the United States Army after high school graduation and after his discharge he was a self-employed truck driver.

Bobby was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde and Ida Clark; one son, Bobby Judge Clark; four brothers and three sisters. A private family graveside service will be held at 2: Friday, March 29, at Cummings Cemetery with Rev. Haskell Elven Clifton was born Feb. The family will receive friends Friday, Dec. Family and friends are invited to sign the guest book or send private condolences to the family at www.

Burial will be at Little Cemetery. She was born May 2, in Seminole, Okla. She is survived by her children, Ella M. Navy, presently stationed at Meridian, Miss. Great-grandsons include Michael G. Manley of Ada and five great-grandchildren. During her federal career, Ms. Cole received numerous outstanding performance awards. As a former basketball player in grade school and high school, Ms. She was a humble woman who had a compassionate, forgiving and caring manner towards others.

She demonstrated excellent work ethics throughout her life and taught her children work and Christian ethics, traditional values and the Seminole way of life. She loved family gatherings with her children, grandchildren and other relatives.

She was known for her lemon meringue and banana cream pies and chicken and dumplings. Her kindness, beautiful smile, laughter and joking mannerism will truly be missed. Wake Services will be conducted on Friday, Feb. Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, Feb.

She was born March 10, in Wewoka, Okla. She enjoyed shopping and eating at Golden Coral and spending time at Roberts Drug. Marclee Collins passed away at her home in Gerty, Okla. Saturday, June 15th, at the age of Marclee was a homemaker and Christian by faith, she loved spending time with her family and loved her grand and great grand babies. She is survived by her son, William and his wife, Mary Collins of Gerty; daughter, Pamela Phillips of Allen; and stepdaughter, Michelle Harden of Allen; 14 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Marclee is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, JD Collins; sister, Imogene Shores; son, James Collins; and two great grandchildren. Graveside service will be Pallbearers are William Collins Jr. He was raised in Calvin and after graduating high school joined the United States Navy.

He and his wife Etta loved to travel and spent time together camping and fishing. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Etta Comstock; his son, Denis Comstock; and his sister, Delorse Hayes. Funeral services will be held With his children by his side, Ernest Dwight Conatser, a long time Maud resident, passed from this life to be with his Lord on Feb. He was born in Amarillo, Tex. The memorial service is scheduled for Monday, Feb. He is also survived by two grandchildren, Kena Rhoten of Moore, Okla.

He is also survived by numerous, loving nieces and nephews, cousins, and so many other family and friends, including the administration and staff of SSC and the regular Tuesday evening staff meeting crew at Western Sizzlin.

Conatser attended school in Grand Prairie, Tex. He retired from SSC in He was preceded in death by both his parents and his sister, Reta May Conatser-Villanueva. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Cancer Society. He was born June 16, in Charleston, S. A graveside funeral service is scheduled for 1: Jimmy Wingate and Steven Choate will officiate.

Yearwood and Jerry Yearwood. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to help at Swearingen Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to help. Donations can be made at Swearingen Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Wednesday, July 24, , 2: Jimsey Harjo and Rev. Eugene Harjo are the officiating ministers.

Juanita Cornelison, 84 Aug. Juanita Cornelison, 84, former longtime Seminole resident died Thursday, Jan. Juanita was born Aug. Cornelison was a homemaker and a longtime member of the First Baptist Church in Seminole. Cornelison is survived by her brothers, Bill Meeks and his wife Marge of Shawnee and Jack Meeks and his wife Margie of Seminole; a sister-in-law, Bonnie Cornelison of Seminole and former sister-in-law Lola Davisson of Seminole, along with several nieces, nephews and their children and grandchildren.

Cornelison is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harvey Cornelison; and her son, Steve Cornelison. Virginia Carpitcher Cosar, age 74 and a resident of Konawa, Okla.

A Wake service is scheduled for 7: Jimsey Harjo will officiate. Isaac, and Dustin Anderson. Visitation is from 8: He was born May 24, in Bald Hill, Okla. Onis joined the United States Navy when he was 17 years old, serving our country during the Korean War. In Onis opened his own business in Seminole called the Magneto Service Company, which serviced industrial ignitions and did small engine repair. Survivors include his wife of almost 43 years, Kaye Croce, of the home; two sons and daughter-in-law, Onis George Croce and his wife Rochelle of Moss, Okla.

Cremation services are under the direction of Swearingen Funeral Home in Seminole. After his honorable discharge, he moved back to Ada and went to work for the Ada Evening News. They moved to Tulsa where he worked for the Tulsa World and the Tulsa Tribune until his retirement in He was preceded in death by his wife, Jan; parents, Ernestine and Ben Crockett; and one son, Benjamin.

Jo Anna was born Feb. She taught secondd grade at the New Lima School system. She is also survived by one brother, Jerry Pritchard of Claremore, Okla. Born June 5, in Wetumka, Okla. Hope Calion Lumber Co. Glenwood Howard County Ambulance Co. Texarkana Jan-eze Plating, Inc. Eudora Producers Rice Mill, Inc.

Tyronza Producers Rice Mill, Inc. Pocahontas Spencer-Harris of Arkansas, Inc. Magnolia Stratton Seed Co. Carlisle Stratton Seed Co. Stuttgart Superior Linen Service, Inc. Springdale Sun Gro Horticulture, Inc. Mecca Gless Ranch, Inc. Thermal Kitchell Contractors, Inc. Idyllwild QC Manufacturing, Inc. Temecula Tudor Ranch, Inc. Fontana Weststar Trucking, Inc. Englewood DeBourgh Manufacturing Co. Burlington Halde Redi-Mix, Inc. Branford Sanford Hawley, Inc. Avon Sanford Hawley, Inc.

Manchester Sanford Hawley, Inc. Milford Nurses' n Kids, Inc. Clearwater Metal Industries, Inc. Sarasota Trumeter Company, Inc. Spiceland Electro Spec, Inc. Decorah Harris Rebar, Inc. Haas Tire Company Keokuk. Wichita Asbury Park, Inc. Eldorado Cox Machine, Inc. Atwood Midwest Energy, Inc. Colby Midwest Energy, Inc. Dighton Midwest Energy, Inc. Goodland Midwest Energy, Inc.

Hanston Midwest Energy, Inc. Hill City Midwest Energy, Inc. Hoxie Midwest Energy, Inc. Ingalls Midwest Energy, Inc. Kinsley Midwest Energy, Inc. Lakin Midwest Energy, Inc. Leoti Midwest Energy, Inc. Lyons Midwest Energy, Inc. Norton Midwest Energy, Inc. Oakley Midwest Energy, Inc. Oberlin Midwest Energy, Inc. Phillipsburg Midwest Energy, Inc.

Plainville Midwest Energy, Inc. Quinter Midwest Energy, Inc. Saint Francis Midwest Energy, Inc. Scott City Midwest Energy, Inc. Sharon Springs Midwest Energy, Inc. Stockton Midwest Energy, Inc. Tribune Midwest Energy, Inc. Wakeeney Midwest Energy, Inc. Mary's Home Health St. Mary's Sublette Cooperative, Inc. Haas Tire Company Colby T. Mitchell, a missionary priest from England sent to St. Thomas Episcopal Church by the Church of England.

During the Osage oil boom of the s and s, Pawhuska was the site of public lease options. The population grew to 6, by As the oil boom declined and the Great Depression set in, the population declined.

The steady decline has continued to the present. The Tallgrass Prairie Preserve is north of the town. Pawhuska is in the Tulsa metropolitan area, which includes part of Osage County. The population of the city was 3, at the census , a decline of 1.

As of the census [1] of , there were 3, people, 1, households, and families residing in the city. The population density was There were 1, housing units at an average density of The racial makeup of the city was Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1. There were 1, households out of which The average household size was 2. In the city, the population was spread out with The median age was 39 years. For every females, there were