ardmoreite.com http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20121209/OBITUARIES/121209740/0/PHOTOGALLERY ardmoreite.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:59:03 +0000 Thomas Byron “Tom” LaFrance http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429852/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429852/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Thomas "Tom" Byron LaFrance was born Sept. 4, 1945, at La Porte, Ind., to the late Peter Harry LaFrance and Donna (Fellows) LaFrance. He passed from this life April 18, 2014, at his home in Madill. [...]]]>
Leila Margaret Ballew Gillespie http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429855/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429855/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Leila was born on July 21, 1909, at Clements, Kan., to McHenry Ballew and Cora Edna (Watson) Ballew. After completing her education, she married Charles L. Gillespie and from this marriage was [...]]]>
Hazel Louise Wyche http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429856/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429856/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Hazel Louise (Porter) Dunford-Wyche was born Feb. 25, 1922, to John Quincy Porter Sr. and Winnie Melinda (Bonifield) Porter at [...]]]>
RaeDawna Kay Orr http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140422/OBITUARIES/140429881/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:49:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140422/OBITUARIES/140429881/0/PHOTOGALLERY
 

Dawna was born July 18, 1965, in Ardmore and passed away April 20, 2014, in a local hospital.

 

The daughter of Donald R. and Lynda Kay Brown Moore, Dawna grew up in the [...]]]>
Jerry Glenn McFarland http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140422/OBITUARIES/140429882/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:44:03 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140422/OBITUARIES/140429882/0/PHOTOGALLERY
 

Jerry was born Oct. 11, 1956, in Ardmore, to the [...]]]>
Gregory Allen McFatridge http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429982/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429982/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Greg was born Aug. 31, 1970, in Duncan, to Billy Paul and Sharon Ann (Keenan) McFatridge. He died on Friday [...]]]>
Danny Ray McGahan http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140420/NEWS/140419525/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140420/NEWS/140419525/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Danny was born Oct. 14, 1952, at Newport to George Warren McGahan and Texie Mae Kyle McGahan. He passed from this life on April 17, 2014, in Lone Grove at the age of 61.

Danny [...]]]>
Kerne Pickens http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140420/NEWS/140419526/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140420/NEWS/140419526/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Kerne attended school at Roosevelt and Central High School in Milo. At an early age, he united with Jehovah Baptist Church. Kerne served in the National Guard for several years. He was a landscaper and worked hard every day perfecting his well-manicured yards. Kerne loved spending [...]]]>
Melvina Lee Kopulos http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140420/NEWS/140419527/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140420/NEWS/140419527/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Melvina was born Sept. 13, 1948, to Melvin T. Smith and Marjorie Irene (Taylor) Smith at Ventura, Calif. She graduated from Nordhoff High School in Ojai, Calif., and attended Ventura Community College and studied business.
Ronald Reagan Brown Jr. http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140420/NEWS/140419528/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140420/NEWS/140419528/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Ronald Reagan Brown Jr. was better known as "Ronnie" Brown, and was husband and soulmate to Valita Schut; stepfather to Tanya, Angela, Daniel and Pammie; son to Ronald Brown Sr., Nora Jones and Cindy Davis; brother to Jason and Angela; uncle to Kaija and Eliot; brother-in-law to [...]]]>
Anna Rhea (Bray) Murphey http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140420/NEWS/140419529/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140420/NEWS/140419529/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Anna was born Jan. 25, 1928, to William Beryl Bray and Mae Elizabeth (Reeves) Bray at Houston. The family moved to Duncan when Anna was 4 years old. [...]]]>
Hershel Leo Strawn http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419632/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419632/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Hershel was born Aug. 2, 1932, at Atlee, Okla., to the late Walter Sye Strawn and Nora Belle (Allen) Strawn. [...]]]>
Mary Louise (Roach) Sullivan http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419675/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419675/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Mary was born July 21, 1952, at Duncan, to the late Emmett Coy Roach and Jean Jacqueline "Jackie" (Means) [...]]]>
Pearl Dean Thomas Downey http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419676/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419676/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Pearl was raised in the Simpson area. She married Lindbergh Downey on June 1, 1950. Pearl lived in Ardmore most of her life, and later moved to Duncan in 2004. She was affiliated with the Assembly of God faith, and she enjoyed crocheting Indian [...]]]>
David Wayne Hall http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419677/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419677/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Wayne was born Sept. 23, 1962, in El Paso, Texas, to Billy Wayne Hall and Velma Lois (Hammond) Hall. He passed from this life Tuesday, [...]]]>
Jack Blanton Reid http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419725/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419725/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Jack was a graduate of Madill High School, Class of 1950. He attended college at SOSU where he obtained both a bachelor’s and master’s degree. He later attended OSU where he obtained his second master’s degree.
Pearl Dean Thomas Downey http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419726/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419726/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Pearl was raised in the Simpson area. She married Lindbergh Downey on June 1, 1950. Pearl lived in Ardmore most of her life, and later moved to Duncan in 2004. She was affiliated with the Assembly of God faith, and she enjoyed crocheting Indian [...]]]>
Bryon D. Nalley http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419728/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419728/0/PHOTOGALLERY
Bryon was born to Frederick R. Nalley and Dolores L. (Bryon) Nalley at Middletown, N.Y., on July 21, 1955. He graduated from Oradell High [...]]]>
Royce E. Gauntt http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140415/OBITUARIES/140419764/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:08:20 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140415/OBITUARIES/140419764/0/PHOTOGALLERY
 

Royce was born [...]]]>
John Arthur Harlow http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140415/OBITUARIES/140419765/0/PHOTOGALLERY?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:53:11 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140415/OBITUARIES/140419765/0/PHOTOGALLERY
John is survived by his five children, Kim A. Coleman, Kathy J. Davis, Kristin L. Smith, Brock Q. Harlow and Melissa M. Harlow; 12 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and his sister, Anne Brown. There will be a private memorial service in Ardmore in the coming weeks. Call Brock Harlow at (214) 263- [...]]]>