Saturday, July 14, 2018

DAVID HARDY

David Anthony Hardy, 75, of Wister, OK passed away Saturday, July 14, 2018 in Wister.
Services will be 10 am, Friday, July 20, 2018 at the Maxey Cemetery Pavilion, Wister, OK.  There will be no visitation.  A full obit will follow later.

Marvin M. Tucker


 Marvin Marshall Tucker, 85, of Poteau, OK passed away Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Fort Smith, AR.  Marvin was born September 19, 1932 in Cameron, OK to William & Janie (Hobson) Tucker.  He was a trucker.  Marvin was a veteran of the US Army.  He was preceded in death by his parents; 3 brothers, Harrell, Travis and Bill; 2 sisters, Ocie and Louise.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy “Dottie” of the home;  children, Danny Tucker of the home, Noel Barnett of Oswego, NY, Jerry Barnett of Tulsa, OK, Robyn Tittle of Glenpool, OK; 7 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; sisters, Erma Sullivant of Poteau, OK, Edith Bowmar of TX; brother, Herbert Tucker of Heavener, OK; special friend, Clarence Douglas; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
          Services will be 10 am, Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at the Faith Community Church (Nazarene)  Poteau, ok with Rev. Brian Smith officiating.  Interment will follow in Oakland Cemetery, Poteau.  Pallbearers will be Jerry & Noel Barnett, Robyn Tittle, Danny Tucker, Nick Manasco, Jenny Smith.  Honorary pallbearers will be Joey Marsh, Clarence Douglas, Jerry Tucker & Jim Marsh.
          The family will be at the funeral home on Tuesday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Melia Lamay Moss


Melia Lamay Moss, infant daughter of Steven & Tegan (Toney) Moss of Shady Pont, OK went to be with Jesus on Monday, July 2, 2018 from Tulsa, OK.  Melia was preceded in death by her sister, Chloe; and grandfather, Wayne Toney.
Survivors include her parents; maternal grandmother, Patty Toney; paternal grandparents, Terry & Sheila Moss; uncle, Terry Moss, Jr.; other relatives & loved ones.
Services will be 10 am, Friday, July 13, 2018 at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK.  Interment will follow at Shady Point Cemetery.  The family will be at the funeral home on Thursday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.

Tim Todd



Timothy “Tim” Louis Todd, 60, of Wister, OK passed away Monday, July 2, 2018 in Wister.   Tim was born February 1, 1958, in Windsor, NC to Louis Felton & Minnie Leigh (Todd) Todd.  He was carpenter & builder.  Tim was a devout Christian with no special denomination.  He proclaimed the gospel and taught wherever he went.  His greatest desire in life was to spread God’s word.  Other than serving the Lord, his favorite pastimes were hunting with his friends and nephews in Bertie County, NC.  We really enjoyed all the exciting things we did growing up and in later years being there for him.  Tim will be greatly missed by family and friends alike.  He was preceded in death by his mother in1975 and his father in 1978; brother Douglas Felton Todd in 1988 and daughter, Jennifer Nichole Todd in 2004.
          Survivors include his sisters, Patricia "Trish" Todd Burden of Poteau, OK, Reba Todd of Windsor, NC; nephews, Jason Todd of Roanoke Rapids, NC, Colby Modlin of Greenville, NC, Kyle Modlin of Washington, NC; 2 great nieces and 1 great nephew; other relatives, friends & loved ones.
          Private services will be held at a later date.
           

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Verla "Sue" Shipman


Verla Sue Shipman, 81, of Wister, OK passed away Sunday, July 08, 2018, in Poteau, OK.  Sue was born November 2, 1936, in Wister to Fred Cecil & Mildred Christine (Martin) Thompson.  She was a retired teacher.  Sue was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Billy Gerald Shipman & special friend Bobbie Vickers.
          Survivors include her daughters & their husbands, Karen Sue & Marty Wages, Kristie Jo & Mike Morgan of Wister; son & his wife, Billy Gene & Shanan Shipman of Heavener, OK, Steve & Shawn Brewster of Poteau, OK; grandchildren,  Heather & JP Baldwin, Lacey & Wes Callahan, Kally & Mark Brand, Katelen Morgan, Grant Shipman, Keylee Shipman, Sydnee Shipman, Brooks Brewster; great grandchildren, Ty Slone, Colt Callahan, Chace Callahan, Millie Brand, Christen Brand, Madison Brand, Wyatt Brand, Leland Brand; other relatives, loved ones and many friends.
          Services will be 2 pm, Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at Wister School Cafetorium with Rev. Lynn Bullard & Rev. Bryan Fields & Jim Cook officiating.  Interment will follow in Ellis Chapel Cemetery, Wister.  Pallbearers will be Grant Shipman, Billy Shane Cripps, J.P. Baldwin, David Vise, David Wann,  Ricky Crane & Rocky Crane.
          The family will be at the funeral home on  Tuesday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Donald W. Thurman


Donald Wayne Thurman, 82, of  Rock Island, OK passed away Friday, July 6, 2018 in Ft. Smith, AR.  Donald was born February 29, 1936, in Rattan, OK to John Willis & Stella (Clark) Thurman.  Donald was preceded in death by his parents; 3 brothers & 4 sisters.
          Survivors include his wife Melvena; daughters & sons in law, Debbie & Jimmy Kendall of Monroe, OK; Dianne & Dan Smith of Longview, TX; grandchildren, Tiffany Dreyer of San Antonio, Brandi & Chad Meeks of Monroe, OK, Michael Brent Smith of Denver, CO, Christy Kendall & Justin Hoopengarner of Hartford, AR;  great grandchildren, Dartyn, Kelsey & Pashense Meeks of Monroe, OK; sister, Lorene Hagemier of Nacona, TX; brother, Clinton Thurman & wife Dru of Bentley, OK; numerous brothers in law & sisters in law, nieces, nephews, other relatives, loved ones and friends.
          Services will be 2 pm, Monday, July 9, 2018 at Evans Memorial Chapel – Pocola, OK with Rev. Jim Cook officiating.