Archive - Obituary
June 8th, 2011
Wiley Eugene â€śDubâ€ť Napier Jr. was born on June 25, 1921 in the Miller Community to Wyly E. and Joyce (Anderson) Napier. He passed from this life on Friday, May 29, 2011 in Antlers at the age of 89. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII after high school from 1942-1945. Dub attended the technical college in Okmulgee after his military service and earned his mechanic certificates. He was a really good mechanic. Dub worked in McAlester before moving back to Antlers, where he worked 10 years with the Roy Jackson dealership. Wiley married Betty Jean Byard on October 16, 1981 in Atoka.
Ruby Viola Thurston was born November 2, 1914 in Checota, TX. to James Benjamin Franklin and Linnie Ann (Acres) Earnest. She passed from this life May 28, 2011 in Idabel at the age of 96. Ruby married Claud H. Thurston February 13, 1935 in Antlers. She was a lifelong member of the community. Ruby was of the Baptist faith and ejoyed spending time with her family and friends. Ruby was preceded in death by her husband: Claud H.
Leo Daniel Lynn, Sr., 76, of Darwin, passed from this life on Tuesday, May 17, 2011 in Durant. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Arragements entrusted to Mills & Coffey Funeral Home in Antlers.
Cynthia Chambers, 49, of Clayton, passed from this life on Monday, May 16, 2011 at her residence. Memorial services were held on Saturday, May 21, 2011 at Mr. George Robinson's residence in Tuskahoma.
Arrangements entrusted to Clayton Funeral Home in Clayton.
Albert Elton Randall was born October 19, 1930 in Mt. Pleasant, TX., to Albert Grover and Jimmie (Moss) Randall. He passed from this life May 17, 2011 in Antlers at the age of 80. Albert married Lois Irene Robertson in Hugo on July 5, 1996. He was of the Baptist faith, and he enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Albert was preceded in death by his first wife: Betty Lou Randall; grandson: Charles Michael Groves, his parents: Albert & Jimmy Randall; one brother and one sister.
Michael â€śMikeâ€ť Don Wilson was born January 17, 1943, in Hugo to Harmon â€śBillâ€ť Wilson and June (Brackeen) Wilson. Mike, resident of Antlers, passed from this life on Monday, May 23, 2011 at the age of 68, at OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City. He graduated from Antlers High School in 1961 after attending school in Los Alamos, NM and Prineville, OR. Mike married Nancy Cooper in 1963 and worked as a teller and later a Vice-President at the First National Bank in Antlers. He also worked at the Sequoyah State Bank in Muldrow as Vice-President and Los Alamos Credit Union.
Betty Ann Brown was born May 15, 1949 in Roswell, NM, to Chester Cecil and Margaret (Owens) Standridge. She passed from this life on Monday, May 16, 2011 in Broken Bow at the age of 62. Betty married Charles Lester Brown on December 31, 1965 in Battiest at the Battiest Baptist Church. She was a homemaker and very dedicated to her Lord and family. Betty was a member of the One Creek Valley Church in Finley. It was there that she was very active in the childrenâ€™s church ministry and would cook for them on Wednesday nights before church.
Mamie Hardin was born on January 8, 2011 in Rattan to George Albery and Ada (Potts) Hearn. She passed from this life on Sunday, May 22, 2011 in Leeâ€™s Summit, MO., at the age of 93. Mamie lived in Rattan before moving to Leeâ€™s Summit, MO. She was preceded in death yby her parents. Mamie is survived by one daughter, Paula Hughes of Independence, MO; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services will be held at the Ft. Towson Cemetery at a later date.
Christine Adele Haag was born May 4, 1913 in Cleveland, OH.; to Harry C. Green and Lula M. (Paddock) Greene. She passed from this life May 13, 2011 in Antlers at the age of 98. Christine married Willard Russell Haag November 4, 1940 in Lakewood, OH.; after two weeks of courtship and together they raised one daughter. They moved to this area to be near their family. Christine loved music and playing the piano. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Christine was preceded in death by her parents:Â Harry & Lula Greene.
Noah Wyatt Clark-Potter went to be with the Lord on May 10, 2011 in Talihina. He was born to Ronald Robert Potter V and Gabriellea Meshelle Clark.