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Category: Obits

Services Friday for Patty Sweet

Services Friday for Patty Sweet

[ 0 ] November 12, 2015

Lena Mae (Patty) Sweet, 80, of Talala entered into heaven Monday, November 9, 2015, while surrounded by the love and care of her family. Visitation for family and friends will be between 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Thursday, November 12, 2015, at Mowery Funeral Service in Owasso, Oklahoma. A Celebration of Life Service will be [...]

Services set Monday for Delbert DeLozier

Services set Monday for Delbert DeLozier

[ 0 ] November 1, 2015

Services for Delbert Lee DeLozier, 65, of Oologah will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Owalla Road Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Wards Grove Cemetery in Foyil under the direction of DeLozier Funeral Service of Chelsea. Delbert He was born in Bible Grove, Illinois on March 4, 1950 to Norva and Flora Belle (Leerskov) [...]

Lester Wayne Haggard passes away

Lester Wayne Haggard passes away

[ 1 ] October 29, 2015

Funeral services for Lester Wayne Haggard are at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015 at the Assembly of God Church in Oologah with Pastor Kent Jensen officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Talala. The family will be receiving friends Friday, Oct. 30, 2015 from 6-8 p.m. at Benjamin Funeral Home in Nowata. Wayne [...]

Rena Hull passes away

Rena Hull passes away

[ 0 ] October 20, 2015

Long-time Osage County resident Rena Grace (Fletcher) Hull, mother of John Fletcher of Oologah, passed away Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015 at The Journey Home in Bartlesville.  She was 73 years old. Rena Was born Dec. 3, 1941 in Avant,  the youngest of six children born to Walter and Lizzie (Bieri) Phelps. On June 2, 1961, [...]

Shirley Hand visitation set today (Tuesday)

Shirley Hand visitation set today (Tuesday)

[ 0 ] October 13, 2015

Shirley Jeanne Hand, whose ties to Talala go back to her youth, died Saturday in Catoosa at the age of 88 years. Shirley graduated with the Talala High School Class of 1945 and then earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Education from the University of Tulsa. She was married to Jack Hand May 31, 1945, in [...]

Mary Elizabeth Fisher

Mary Elizabeth Fisher

[ 0 ] October 12, 2015

Mary Elizabeth Fisher, 61, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. Visitation is today Monday, Oct. 12 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Mowery Funeral Service in Owasso. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 13 in Oak Hill Cemetery in Oologah. Arrangements and services have been entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service [...]

Service set at 11 am Friday for Bryan Fleming

Service set at 11 am Friday for Bryan Fleming

[ 0 ] October 4, 2015

“Home going services for Mr. Bryan L. Fleming is Friday October 9,2015. @ 11:00 a,m. at London Baptist Church in Roanoke Rapids, NC. Anyone wishing to express words of comfort or render monetary support can do so through Cofield Mortuary 501 W. Third Street, Weldon N.C. 27870 Thanking you in advance. “The family of Bryan” Family [...]

Services Monday for Jim Colpitt

Services Monday for Jim Colpitt

[ 1 ] September 25, 2015

James Colpitt James “Jim” Ray Colpitt, 70, of Collinsville, passed away Sept. 24, 2015 in Tulsa. He was born April 15, 1945 in Nowata to James Richard and Lela Mildred (Denny) Colpitt. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m., to 8 p.m., Friday, Sept. 25; 9 a.m., to 8 p.m., Saturday, Sept.26 and 1:30 p.m. [...]

Services set for Darrell Claude Galvin

Services set for Darrell Claude Galvin

[ 0 ] September 13, 2015

Darrell Claude Galvin, 69, of Talala, passed away Friday, Sept. 11, 2016. Mr. Galvin, a carpenter, was born Jan. 7, 1946. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 14 and services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15, both at Mowery Funeral Service in Owasso. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery on E. [...]

Novale Thompson. Photo by Chris Edens

Chief Novale Thompson passes away

[ 0 ] September 11, 2015

Novale Thompson, retired Oologah police chief, passed away Saturday, Sept. 5, following a long illness. Services were 12:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 11 at Floral Haven Chapel. The Leader pays tribute to the former chief by reprinting his retirement story from June 26, 2014. Thompson retires after decades of service By CHRIS EDENS, City Editor [...]