The Duncan Banner

Obituaries

July 6, 2013

Keith Barrick

Jan. 23, 1947 — July 2, 2013

WHITESBORO, Texas — —

WHITESBORO, Texas — Keith Barrick, 66, of Whitesboro, Texas, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at his home.

Keith was born Jan. 23, 1947 in Lander, Wyo., to George Edgar and Margie (Bowden) Barrick.

He graduated from Duncan High School, in Duncan, Okla., in 1965 and later married Marilyn Capps on Jan. 28, 1967.

He received his Bachelor of Science in Education from Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas. He received his Master of Education from Northwestern Oklahoma State University in Alva, Okla..

Keith was a very involved father and grandfather, and was passionate about the sports of rodeo and basketball. His coaching career consisted of coaching many Texas High School basketball teams including Bowie, Hamlin, Iowa Park, Gainesville (first state appearance for boys basketball) and Muenster Sacred Heart.

He also coached at the University of North Carolina, University of Kentucky and Indiana University basketball camps.

Keith strived to instill character and respect in his students and his players.

Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Marilyn Barrick of Whitesboro; two daughters, Tonya Watson and husband, Jim of Whitesboro and Kylie Bowles and husband, Nathan of Era; two sons, Bret Barrick and wife, Monica of Mineral Wells and Ty Barrick and wife, Holli of Orange Grove; grandchildren, Cody Barrick and wife, Cheyenne, Coy Barrick, Morgan Watson, Mikayla Watson, Tristan Bowles, Yancy Bowles, Lexi Barrick, Keaton Barrick and Tyndel Barrick; mother, Margie Barrick of Duncan; and a brother, Lynn Barrick and wife, Catherine of Duncan; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Romans 8:28: And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.

Funeral services for Keith Barrick, 66, were held at 3 p.m. Friday, July 5, 2013 at Meador Funeral Home Chapel in Whitesboro with Rev. Danny Shaver officiating.

The family held a private burial Friday morning at Oakwood Cemetery in Whitesboro. Family visitation was held 3-5 p.m. Thursday, July 4, at the funeral home.  

Memorial contributions may be made to Circle J Cowboy Church, Building Fund, 888 Henry Snow Rd. Collinsville, Texas 76233. To sign the online registry, go to www.meadorfuneralhomes.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • 4-16 Obit John Kaiser.jpeg John Henry Kaiser

    John Henry Kaiser, 86, passed away on Monday, April 14, 2014 at Country Club Care Nursing Home in Duncan, Oklahoma.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-16 Obit John Humphrey.jpg John Leonard Humphrey

    John Leonard Humphrey, 81, of Norman passed away peacefully with family surrounding him on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Norman.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-16 Obit Pearl Downey.jpg Pearl Dean Thomas Downey

    Pearl Dean Thomas Downey, 81, of Duncan, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014, at her home in Duncan.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-16 Obit Jackie Bohannon.jpg Jacqueline Ann Bohannon

    A come and go “Celebration of Life” will be held for Jacqueline Ann Bohannon, 77, of Duncan, from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at the Southern Oaks Church of Christ in Chickasha.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • James Franklin Griffin

    James Franklin Griffin was born May 17, 1931, in Claypool, to Elbert and Lois Simons Griffin. He was born and lived almost his entire life in Claypool. He attended Cameron college before being drafted in the Army. He served his country for two years in Korea.

    April 15, 2014

  • 4-15 Gary Housman.jpg Gary Housman

    Nov. 23, 1946-April 12, 2014

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-15 Opal Baum OBIT.jpg Opal Peters Baum

    Dec. 22, 1917-April 11, 2014

    April 15, 2014 2 Photos

  • Beverly Jean Ward

    Beverly Jean Ward, 54, passed away Friday, April 11, 2014 in Oklahoma City.

    April 15, 2014

  • John Henry Kaiser

    John Henry Kaiser, 86, passed away on Monday, April 14, 2014 at Country Club Care Nursing Home in Duncan.

    April 15, 2014

  • Jerry Leon Henderson

    Jerry Leon Henderson passed from this life Sunday, April 13, 2014 in Duncan Regional Hospital at the age of 76.

    April 15, 2014

Poll

Who do you favor for the U.S. Senate seat that Tom Coburn is giving up?

State Rep. T.W. Shannon, R-Lawton
U.S. Rep. James Lankford, R-Edmond
State Sen. Connie Johnson, D-Oklahoma City
Former State Sen. Randy Brogdon, R-Owasso
     View Results
AP Video