Obits

EVERS, Della M. (Gaddis)

Funeral for Della Mae Evers, 86, Lawton, will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in Becker Funeral Home Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Tom Willoughby, associate pastor, First Baptist Church, officiating. Mrs. Evers died Thursday, May 15, 2008, in a local hospital. Burial will be at 3:30 p.m. in Memory Lane Cemetery, Anadarko. She was born Dec. 28, 1921, in Cement, to Samuel Marvin and Ella Mae Taylor Gaddis. She grew up in Anadarko and graduated from high school. She married Doyle Evers on June 27, 1942, in Anadarko. He died on July 9, 1986. She was a beautician.

HALLMARK, Deborah S. (Knox)

DEBORAH SUE HALLMARK Deborah Sue Hallmark was born June 30, 1952 in Lawton, Oklahoma to Lavelle (Sims) and Lester Dee Knox. Debbie graduated from Dibble High School in 1970 and from USAO with a Bachelor Degree in Education. Bill Whitehead and Debbie were married on May 3, 1994 in Bell County, Texas. She was a member of the Ninnekah Baptist Church, OEA, and NEA. Debbie taught school for Blanchard High School for 12 years. She enjoyed gardening, reading, scrapbooking, and playing bingo. Debbie passed away June 26, 2007 at 54 years of age.

GOFF, David W.

DAVID WILLIAM GOFF Funeral service for David William Goff, 54, of Chickasha, Oklahoma will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, March 9, 2007 at the Calvary Baptist Church, Chickasha. David William Goff was born May 2, 1952 in Klean, Texas the son of Carl Edward and Wilma Leona (Blacksher) Goff and died March 5, 2007 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

JENNINGS, David K.

David Keith Jennings, 48 of Duncan, died on Thursday, Sept. 10, 2009, at Duncan Regional Hospital in Duncan. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009 at Don Grantham Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Randy Southerland officiating. Interment will follow at Claud Cemetery. He was born Saturday, Sept. 2, 1961 in Ardmore, the son of Kermit Keith and Wanda Collier Jennings. He married Melissa M. Bond on Dec. 21, 1991 in Duncan. David was a 1979 graduate of Duncan High School and a 1984 graduate of USAO Chickasha.

LANDRENEAU, Cornelia A. (Gaston)

Mrs. Cornelia Alice Landreneau, (Gaston) May 2, 1915 to August 3, 2009. Cornelia (Connie) Alice Landreneau was born on May 2, 1915, in Okemah, Oklahoma. She died August 3, 2009, in Edmond, Oklahoma, after a short illness. She was 94 years old. Connie was preceded in death by her parents Edward Aaron Gaston and Dorothea Florence (Ballard) Gaston; her husband of 60 years, Clyde Joseph Landreneau; two brothers E. A. Gaston, Jr., and Dale L. Gaston; and cousin Dorothea Todd.

FAULKNER, Cooleela M.

Cooleela McClellan Faulkner, whose great-grandfather was one of the assistant conductors of a detachment of Cherokees to be removed from Georgia, died Friday, June 1, 2007. She was 97. Faulkner was a retired teacher from Lincoln Elementary School and an author. Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, at the Claremore First Presbyterian Church, under the direction of Musgrove-Merriott-Smith Funeral Service and Crematory. Rev. Dennis Ritchie will officiate. Visitation will be Monday, 1-8 p.m.

SPRUELL, Clyde E.

Dr. Clyde Edgar Spruell, 81, Vice President Emeritus for Fiscal Affairs of the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (USAO), passed away on January 31, 2010 in his home after a short battle with cancer. Dr. Spruell was born in Brookside, Alabama, on September 11, 1928 to the late John Edgar and Zora Sanford Spruell. Dr. Spruell served with the U.S. Army during the occupation of Germany from 1946 to 1948, where he met Miss Maria Agathe Muenzer. They were married from May 22, 1954 until Mrs. Spruell's death on July 17, 1996. Dr.

SMITH, Cleo M. (Reid)

Smith, Cleo Mae Funeral service for Cleo Mae Smith, age 91 of Chickasha, Oklahoma, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 15, 2007, in the McRay Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Johnny Tims will officiate. Cleo Mae was born the daughter of David and Etta Reid on December 28, 1915, in Alfalfa, Oklahoma. She died on November 12, 2007, in Oklahoma City.Cleo attended Alfalfa Schools and graduated from Alfalfa High School in 1934. After graduation, she attended Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee and later attended Oklahoma College for Women in Chickasha.

SMITH, Christine (Davis)

Smith, Christine Davis Feb. 22, 1908 ù April 13, 2008 Christine Davis Smith, 100, of Apache, died Sunday, April 13, 2008, in her home. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in First United Methodist Church, Elgin, with the Rev. Leon Shade, pastor of First Baptist Church, Apache, officiating. Burial will be in Memory Lane Cemetery, Anadarko, under direction of Becker Funeral Home of Fletcher (formerly Robbins Funeral Home).She was born Feb. 22, 1908, in Gracemont, to Berry Jackson and Ruby Alta Davis. She was a graduate of Anadarko High School and Anadarko Business College.

WHITE, Charlotte F. (West)

Funeral service for Charlotte Florine (West) White, 80, of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, former Chickasha resident, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, December 2, 2009 at the College Heights Baptist Church, Chickasha. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, at Sevier Funeral Home. CHARLOTTE FLORINE (WEST) WHITE was born July 19, 1929 in Roger Mills County near Strong City, Oklahoma. Her parents were Ernest and Estalela (Kenmore) West. She went to be with the Lord November 26, 2009.

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