RICHARD ‘DALE’ WRIGHT
Funeral service for Richard ‘Dale’ Wright, 79, of Chickasha, will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, Jan. 7, 2013 in the Chapel of Sevier Funeral Home.
Richard ‘Dale’ Wright was born Sept. 24, 1933 in Alex, the son of Joe (Jack) Arlise and Beulah Mae (Airington) Wright. He died Jan. 4, 2013 in Chickasha.
Dale lived in the Alex and Chickasha area most of his life. He graduated from Dibble High School in 1952. He served in the U.S. Army from 1953-1955, as a postal clerk in Austria.
He and Virginia Wright were married in July of 1956. To this union three children, Brenda, Steve and Mike, were born. He worked as a dairy route salesman for Gilt Edge and Bolton Dairies for several years. He then worked building horse trailers. In the late seventies, he started working for Purdue Home builders and then for Virgin Lumber Company where he worked for 17 years. He then worked for Ross Feed Company where he retired at the age of 71.
Dale’s favorite hobbies were hunting, reading western books, and raising fruit trees.
He was a member of the Southern Hills Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by Parents.
Survivors include wife: Virginia Wright of the home; Children: Brenda Cavin and husband Tom, Steve Wright and wife Mary, Mike Wright and wife Penny; grandchildren: Dylan Cavin and wife Lindsay, Sara Cavin, Melanie Wright, Brandee Wright, Jesse Wright, Cody Wright, Brandon Wright and Nikki Wright; two great-grandchildren: Harleigh Cavin and Ethan Barber; a brother: Jerry Wright; Sisters: Anna Threadgill, Barbara Williams and husband Nelson, and Shirley Rawson
Interment will be in the Greenhill Cemetery, Lindsay, under the direction of Sevier Funeral Home.
RICHARD ‘DALE’ WRIGHT
Patsy McDonald Rhymes
Patsy McDonald Rhymes, 62, of Chickasha, beloved wife of Danny Rhymes, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 14, 2013. She will be greatly missed by a large and loving extended family and many friends. Patsy was a devoted wife and mother and spent most of her time caring for her family.
She is survived by her husband Danny, her son Starling and his wife Connie, and grandchildren Rochelle and Michael. Patsy was especially close to her niece Pam and also leaves behind her brothers Charles, Paige, and Roland along with her sisters Thelma and Jeana.
Graveside services were held in Hominy, on Friday, May 17, 2013, at 2 p.m. and will be officiated by her longtime family minister, Rev. Leonard Lindsay. Arrangements are being handled by Poteet Funeral Home, Pawnee, Oklahoma.
Nyoka “Jo” Hadley
Private graveside services were held for Noyka Hadley, 67, of Chickasha, on Wednesday May 15, 2013 in the Fairlawn Cemetery.
Noyka was born on February 10, 1946, in Houston, Texas. She died May 11, 2013, in Chickasha.
Services were under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home.
Funeral service for Lois Morris, 89, of Chickasha, will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 18, 2013, at the Maranatha Baptist Church in Chickasha. Lois was born June 13, 1923, the daughter of Elva L. and Eva Opal (Heavin) Keeton. She died May 13, 2013, in Muskogee.
Betty Jo James
Graveside services for Betty Jo James, 84.will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 16, 2013 in the Westview Cemetery in Rush Springs under the direction of Callaway-Smith-Cobb Funeral Chapel in Rush Springs. Visitation will be held Monday and Tuesday at the Martin Funeral Home in Elk City and Wednesday and Thursday at Callaway-Smith-Cobb Funeral Chapel in Rush Springs.
Betty was born in Cox City, on Thursday, Sept. 27, 1928 and passed from this life on Saturday, May 11, 2013 in Elk City.
Online condolences may be made to www.callawaysmithcobb.com and www.martinfhok.com
- Steven Craig Wigley
Funeral services for Freida Perkins, 95, of Chickasha, will be 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 15, 2013 in the Chapel of Sevier Funeral Home.
Freida Perkins was born March 19, 1918, at Kalamazoo, Michigan. She passed away at her home on Saturday, May 11, 2013.
Mrs. Perkins married Daniel Perkins on November 14, 1940. She and Daniel lived in New Mexico from 1940 to 1980, when they moved to the Amber area.
She had worked in the New Mexico public school system and after moving to Amber she worked at the Amber Café for seven years.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Daniel Perkins in 1986 and a son, Danny Perkins in 2010.
Mrs. Perkins is survived by a sister, Esther Healey, of PawPaw, Michigan; four grandchildren: Penny Fuller, George Perkins, Wayne Perkins and T.J. Perkins; 11 great grandchildren and several great-great grandchildren; Daughter-in-law: Wynema Perkins. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews including Carla and Eddie.
Interment will be in the Fairlawn Cemetery, Chickasha, OK under the direction of Sevier Funeral Home.
- Freida Perkins
- Steven Craig Wigley
- Edward Clayton West
- Josephine Brandstatt
- More Obituaries Headlines
- Patsy McDonald Rhymes