Obituaries

Death Notices – August 22, 2019

Jerry Bailey Jerry Bailey, 71, died Aug. 15. Her funeral will be at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Mustang Town Center. (Yanda and Son) Clara Duff Clara Mae Duff, 90, died Aug. 19. Her funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Yanda and Son Funeral Home. Arnold Irwin Arnold Wayne Irwin,…

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August 21, 2019 Obituaries – Death Notices

MICHAEL BLACKMORE Michael Blackmore, 60, of Purcell, passed away unexpectedly Aug. 12 in Addison, Texas. Michael Craig Blackmore was born Sept. 29, 1958, in Seattle, Washington, the oldest of three children born to Walker Elvin “Blackie” Blackmore and Cara Lou (Fitzgerald) Blackmore. In Michael’s younger days, the Blackmore family moved fre- quently following work, eventually…

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Obituary – Tommy Joe Sellers – Death Notices

Tommy Joe Sellers, age 77, passed away on Aug. 8 in Oklahoma City. Tommy was born in El Reno on Feb. 1, 1942, to Walter Paul and Nellie Mae McDaniel Sellers. After graduating from Yukon High School in 1961, he served in the Army from 1961 to 1964. He was stationed at Schofield Barracks, after…

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Obituary: Walter L Lee

Walter L. Lee, 86, died July 21 at Integris Hospice House in Oklahoma City. He was born May 12, 1933, in Harmon to Fred and Blanche Lee, the eighth of nine children. He was united in marriage to Maureen Palmer of Taloga on Oct. 3, 1953, in Woodward. He served in the Army during the…

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Death Notices – July 18, 2019

Michael Carter Michael David Carter, 67, of Mustang died July 11. His funeral will be at 2 p.m. July 29 at Lakehoma Church of Christ. (McNeil’s) Richard Wahl Richard Scott Wahl, 53, of Mustang, died July 7. His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at McNeil’s Funeral Service, Mustang. ‘ Richard Schweigert Richard “Rick”…

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OBITUARY: Thomas Lee Newbry

Thomas Lee Newbrey, 53, was born Nov. 22, 1965, in Aurora, Nebraska, to Theodore “Ted” Newbrey and Diana Rowley. He passed away on July 3 at his home in Yukon. He graduated from Midwest City High School in 1983 and received his associate’s degree with honors from Oklahoma City Community College in 1999. Tom enjoyed…

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OBITUARY – Elmer James ‘EJ’ Hagar Jr.

Elmer James “EJ” Hagar Jr., 59, of Mustang, passed away Saturday. Born on June 12, 1959, to Viola Mae and Elmer James Hagar of Okarche, EJ married Brenda Millsap of Spencer. They were married almost 40 years. He served honorably in the U.S. Air Force and retired from the U.S. Army as a sergeant first…

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Area residents share memories of former Yukon coach

  For 13 years, J.W. Loudermilk was a force at Yukon High School, where it wasn’t unusual for his athletes to be seen running sprints up the hallways during frigid weather. His “never quit” attitude was engrained in his athletes. When he retired in 1988 after 13 years of walking the hallways and circling the…

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