The Duncan Banner


July 30, 2013

Barbara Sue Hughes Morgan

March 7, 1937 — July 30, 2013

COMANCHE — Barbara Sue Morgan passed away early Tuesday morning, July 30, 2013, at her residence in Comanche at the age of 76. Funeral Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 1 at Countryside Baptist Church, east of Comanche, with Roger Ledford officiating and Dow Pannell assisting.

Burial will follow in the Duncan Municipal Cemetery under the direction of Comanche Funeral Home.  Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. today.

Sue was born on March 7, 1937, in Ratliff City to Bob and Naomi Morgan. Sue was a true artist and loved to paint. She was one of the founders of the Comanche Opry and loved music. Sue loved animals and loved caring for them.

Sue is survived by two sons, Gary Hughes, Marlow, and Dewayne Hughes, Comanche; one daughter, Gayle Russell Edwards, Blanchard; one brother, Merle Dillon, Houston, Texas; one sister, Irene Shelton and husband, Gene of Comanche; three granddaughters, Alisha Harper, Bray, Nicole Hughes, Douglas, Wyo., Tiffany Ware and husband, Craig, Mustang; two grandsons, Michael Hughes and wife, Jill, Douglas, Wyo., Jordon Edwards and wife, Sydney, Butler; godson, Matthew Leal; and 13 great grandchildren.

Sue was preceded in death by her parents Bob (1988) and Naomi (1993) Morgan; a son, Alan Dale Hughes (1957); and a grandson, Gary Don Hughes, Jr. (1977)

Pallbearers will be Terry Shelton, Rick Shelton, Thomas McDonald, Daniel Leal, Matthew Leal and Mark Gardenhire. Honorary pallbearers will be Terry Blalock, Robert Tucker, Josh Foreaker, Dow Pannell, Jim Bowden, Bob McCormack and Irvin Miller.

Condolences may be sent to

Text Only
  • 4-23 Obit Carlis Maxwell.jpg Carlis Eugene Maxwell

    Carlis Eugene Maxwell, formerly of Velma, passed away Oct. 31, 2013, in Oxnard, Calif.
    Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 24 at the Katie Cemetery in Katie.

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-23 Obit Mary Collins.jpg Mary Lou Collins

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-23 Obit Monk Johnson.jpg M.L. ‘Monk’ Johnson

    M.L. “Monk” Johnson, of Duncan, passed from this life Sunday April 20, 2014, in Marlow, after a lengthy illness. He was 75 years old.
    Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at the Don Grantham Funeral Home Chapel with Jean Patterson officiating. Interment will follow at Marlow Cemetery.

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Thelma White Minton

    Funeral Services for Thelma White Minton, 96, of Duncan, will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 25 at Don Grantham Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Green Hill Cemetery in Lindsay. Mrs. Minton passed away Monday evening, April 21, 2014, at a local nursing home

    April 22, 2014

  • Donald Bruce Ridley

    Donald Bruce Ridley, 76, passed away Monday, April 21, 2014, in Oklahoma City.
    Service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 25, at the Glory Bound Church, with the Rev. David Woods and the Rev. Jerry Couch officiating. Burial will be in the Marlow Cemetery under direction of Callaway-Smith-Cobb Funeral Home in Marlow.

    April 22, 2014

  • Marvin Franklin Morris

    Marvin Franklin Morris, 56, of Marlow, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home.
    Graveside funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 24, at the Duncan Cemetery, with the Rev. Dean Hall officiating. Arrangements are under direction of Carter-Smart Funeral Home.

    April 22, 2014

  • 4-22 Greg McFatridge obit.jpg Gregory McFatridge

    Aug. 31, 1970-April 18, 2014

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-22 Clara Jo Graham OBIT Clara Jo Graham

    Feb. 8, 1923-April 19, 2014

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-22 Wanda Upton.jpg Wanda Lee Upton

    Nov. 26, 1946-April 20, 2014

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-22 Wanda Nease.jpg Wanda Nease

    Wanda Nease
    Nov. 2, 1926-Apr. 19, 2014

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo