Obituaries

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Ann Davis Madden

Memorial service for Ann Davis Madden will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, June 29, 2019 in the Becker-Rabon Funeral Home Chapel.

Ann Davis Madden, 81, of Lawton passed away surrounded by family on Friday, June 14, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City.

She was born in Ada, Oklahoma on October 19, 1937 to Walter Amerson and Dora “Marie” (Clour) Morris. She attended Healdton High School and later married Jim Davis. Together they had two children, Becky Davis Anderson and Toni Davis Stough Chambers. They settled their family in Walters, Oklahoma.

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Kim Patterson

Funeral Services for Kim Patterson, 57, Walters, OK will be at the Church of the Nazarene, Walters, OK on Friday, June 28, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., Rev. Paul Metcalfe officiating with burial in the Walters Cemetery.

Kimberlea (Potts) Patterson, “Bushey” or “Me-Me,” was born to Fred Lynn and Elva Jean (Permansu) Potts on January 16, 1962 in Fort Worth, TX and departed this life in Lawton, OK on June 21, 2019 at the age of 57 years, 5 months and 5 days.

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Richard Fryer

Graveside services for Richard Fryer, 70, Burkburnett, TX were held at the Walters Cemetery, Walters, OK, Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 2:00 p.m., under the direction of Hart-Wyatt Funeral Home in Walters. Memorial Donations can be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls.

Richard LeRoy “Rick” Fryer was born on January 6, 1949 at El Reno, OK and departed this life in Burkburnett, TX on June 15, 2019 at the age of 70 years, 5 months and 9 days.

Rick was raised by his mother and grandmother, living in several towns in Oklahoma, Texas and Louisiana, attending both Lawton High and finally Hirschi High School in Wichita Falls. He married Sharon Greear DeWitt and to the union 2 sons were born, Ricky and Ronnie.

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06
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Ronnie Calkins

Funeral Services for Ronnie Calkins, 69, Walters, OK were held at the Bible Baptist Church, Walters on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 2:00 p.m., Rev. John Carlisle officiating under the direction of Hart-Wyatt Funeral Home with burial in the Walters Cemetery.

Ronald Dewayne “Ronnie” Calkins was born June 17, 1949 at Amarillo, TX to George Ezra and Mary Ann (Weller) Calkins and departed this life in Lawton, OK on May 27, 2019 at the age of 69 years, 11 months and 10 days.

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06
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Bettye Vardell

Graveside Services for Bettye Vardell, 85, Walters, OK were held at the Walters Cemetery on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., under the direction of Hart-Wyatt Funeral Home in Walters.

Bettye grew up at Walters, OK, graduating from Walters High. She then attended Draughon Business School in Wichita Falls, TX. Bettye worked in the public since 1952 to include the telephone company, Walters Bank and Trust, high school secretary, Haggars, Walters Herald, the Turnpike Authority for 15 years, United Grocery and others too numerous to mention.

Bettye enjoyed dancing, was the life of the party, and planned and directed several chartered bus trips to Branson and other places. She loved being with people, visiting and cutting up. She was a great host and loved to entertain and cook for the party. She enjoyed crocheting, sewing and enjoyed lake life at Lake Humphrey. Bettye was a member of First Baptist Church, Walters.

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Kenneth Potts

Graveside Services for Kenneth Potts, 75, Walters, OK were held at the Walters Cemetery, Walters, OK on Friday, May 24, 2019 at 10:30 a.m., under the direction of Hart-Wyatt Funeral Home. Viewing on Thursday from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Kenneth Dale Potts, also known as “Potsy,” was born August 19, 1943 in Sioux Falls, SD and departed this life in Lawton, OK on May 18, 2019, at the age of 75 years, 7 months and 29 days.

Kenneth grew up in Georgia and later Oklahoma, the son of John Robert and Sallie Estelle (Rouse) Potts. He graduated from Lawton High and then attended Southwestern Oklahoma State to play football. He married Donna Sue Morrow on August 22, 1969, making their home in Walters. To the union a daughter, Kristi Dawn Potts, was born.

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Mack Jr. Simmons

Funeral services for Mack Jr. Simmons, 59, Temple, OK will be at the Church of Christ in Temple, Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. with burial in the Temple Cemetery under the direction of Hart-Wyatt Funeral Home in Temple.

Mack Jr. Simmons made his transition to the other side on Monday morning, May 21, 2019, at 2:10 a.m., to leave the land of the dying in order to enter into the land of the living for eternity. He had planned his departure by being at his home with his caretaker, Sherry Snider, who had assisted him with his meals and medications and in getting to all of his doctor appointments, as well as emergency trips to the hospital, for the past three years.

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23
May
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Carroll Blythe

Graveside service for Carroll Blythe, 76, Walters, OK was held at the Walters Cemetery, Monday, May 20 at 10:00 a.m., Rev. Roger Noland officiating. Visitation was from 3-4:30 p.m. on Sunday afternoon at Hart-Wyatt Funeral Home.

Carroll Eugene Blythe was born to Carl Victor and Willa Mae (Ketner) Blythe on June 7, 1942 at Gracemont, OK and departed this life in Walters, OK on May 17, 2019 at the age of 76 years, 11 months and 10 days.

Carroll, also known as Big Daddy or Pops, grew up at Gracemont and Anadarko before coming to Walters where he graduated in 1960. He met Linda Thompson, otherwise known to him as Footsie or Big Mama, in Walters at the famous chicken market. It was love at first sight and was the start of a 56-year relationship with each other and God. Being faithful to God, working together with a purpose in life, with love, harmony and everlasting life in Heaven. He had a beacon of light that he always used to win people to Christ.

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23
May
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Connie Jean Hale

Connie Jean Hale, 50, of Walters, OK passed away Saturday May 11, 2019 with her loving family by her side.

Funeral Services were held at 10:00 AM Wednesday May 15, 2019 at Comanche Nation Funeral Home Chapel with Revs. Fred and Jan Ticeahkie officiating. Burial followed at Cache Creek KCA Cemetery west of Apache under direction of Comanche Nation Funeral Home.

A Prayer Service will be 7:00 PM Tuesday May 14, 2019 at the funeral home Chapel.

Connie was born July 19, 1968 at the Lawton Indian Hospital to Charles Geionety and Revas Jo Hale. She attended school in Walters. She enjoyed spending time with her family, getting together to visit, eat and laugh. She was a proud member of the Comanche Nation.

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23
May
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Mike Vache

Funeral Services for Mike Vache, 67, Randlett, OK were held at Randlett Baptist Church, Randlett, OK, Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 3:00p.m., Doug Passmore and Wayne Laminack officiating with burial in the Fairview Cemetery, Randlett under the direction of Hart-Wyatt Funeral Home in Walters, OK.

Michael Dean “Mike” Vache was born to Clarence William and Betty Lou (Gunn) Vache on April 16, 1952 in Wichita Falls, TX and was united with our Lord on May 15, 2019 in Wichita Falls, TX at the age of 67 years and 29 days.

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