The Woodward News

Obituaries

Obituaries
  • WashburnBen063.jpg Ben O. Washburn

    Ben O. Washburn, Jr. 89 year old Woodward resident, died Monday, July 7, 2014 at the Grace Living Center in Woodward.  Graveside funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Elmwood Cemetery with Reverend Mary Davis officiating.  The United States Army will provide military graveside rites.   Burial will follow with the Billings  Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
     

    July 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • McFarlanPatsy064.jpg Patsy L. McFarland

    Patsy L. McFarland, 78 year old resident of Woodward, died Monday, July 7, 2014 after a long battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held at 10:00a.m. Saturday, July 12, 2014 in the Woodward First Baptist Church with the Reverend Beau Hague officiating.  Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery under the direction of the Billings Funeral Home.

    July 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • House Don.jpg Donald Hugh House

    Funeral services for Donald Hugh House 79 year old former Woodward, Oklahoma resident will be held on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 in the First Christian Church at 2:00 P.M. in Thomas, Oklahoma with David Beck officiating. Burial will follow in the Sunnyside Cemetery in Vici, Oklahoma under the direction of Lockstone Funeral Home of Thomas.

    July 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • Bob mann.jpg Bobby Dean Mann

    Bobby Dean Mann of Vici, Oklahoma, departed this life on June 29, 2014 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He was 78 years of age.

    Bob was born September 30, 1935 in Homestead, Oklahoma. His parents moved to Beaver, Oklahoma when he was very young, and he grew up and lived the greater part of his adult life in Beaver. His life was one of hard work and physical activity, starting in his boyhood when he helped his parents run their dairy farm, milking cows twice a day, along with his mother and father. As an adult, he worked primarily with heavy equipment, doing dirt work in the oil fields and roads of northwest Oklahoma. He was proud of his skills, and often talked about doing the grading and preparation for the Beaver High School football field.

    July 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • HedgesCarmen062.jpg Carmen Hedges

    Carmen Hedges, 91 year old resident of Woodward, died July 4, 2014 in Woodward. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday in the Billings Funeral Home Chapel in Woodward with Ray Don Jackson officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and also the morning of the service.  Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery with the United States Navy conducting military graveside rites. Arrangements are under the direction of the Billings Funeral Home.

    July 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • RushVernie061.jpg Vernie Ray Rush

    Vernie Ray Rush, 88 year old resident of May, Oklahoma died Sunday July 6, 2014 in Gage, Oklahoma. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014 in the Fargo Nazarene Church with the Reverend Jerry Harrison officiating. Burial will be in the May Cemetery under the direction of the Billings Funeral Home.

    July 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • ParkerDorice.JPG Dorice Parker

    Dorice Parker, 65 year old former Woodward resident and current Rock Springs, Wyoming resident, died Sunday, June 29, 2014 in Rock Springs.  Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Thursday, July 3, 2014 at the Woodward Church of Christ with James Bailey officiating.  Burial will follow in the Elmwood Cemetery with the Billings Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

    July 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • SniderShirley058.jpg Shirley J. Snider

    Shirley J. Snider, 67 year old Woodward resident, died Monday, June 30, 2014 at the Grace Living Center in Woodward surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, July 3, 2014 at the First United Methodist Church with the Reverend Becky Pierson officiating. Interment will be in the Elmwood Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Billings Funeral Home.

    July 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • Emily Purcell.jpg Emily Elizabeth Purcell

    Services for Emily Elizabeth Purcell, 6, of Canadian, TX will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at the River Ministries Church with Donald Hill, officiating and Mac Purcell, assisting. Burial will follow in Edith Ford Memorial Cemetery in Canadian, TX under the direction of Hughs Funeral Home of Canadian, TX.

    July 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marquita Medrano.jpg Marquita Jo Medrano-Wilson

    Services for Marquita Jo Medrano-Wilson, 24, of Canadian, TX will be at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at the River Ministries Church with Donald Hill, officiating. Burial will follow in Edith Ford Memorial Cemetery in Canadian, TX under the direction of Hughs Funeral Home of Canadian, TX.

    July 1, 2014 1 Photo

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