The Duncan Banner

Obituaries

September 3, 2013

Jack Marian Baldwin

Dec. 29, 1927 — Aug. 30, 2013

DUNCAN — Jack M. Baldwin 85, of Duncan, passed away Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, at Comanche County Memorial Hospital in Lawton.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at Eastside Church of Christ with Ron Stough officiating, interment will be at Resthaven Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are under the direction of Carter-Smart Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home.

Jack was born Dec. 29, 1927, in Roosevelt, to James Henry “Pete” and Catherine Francis Baldwin. He attended school in Ringling area, where he met and married his soulmate, Danell Austin, on June 18, 1949.

Jack and Danell moved to Duncan in 1951, when Jack began working for Halliburton Services. He retired as shop supervisor in 1986 after 34 years of services.

In retirement, he and Danell enjoyed traveling, fishing and visiting with their many friends. Jack and Danell were lifelong members of the Eastside Church of Christ. Jack was known to all as a man of faith.

He is survived by his three sons and daughter-in-laws; Michael and Karen Baldwin of Duncan, David and Debbie Baldwin of Oklahoma City, and Kenneth and Deborah Baldwin of Duncan; his brother, Bill Baldwin and sister Dorothy File, both of Texas; six grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

 Jack was reunited in heaven with the love of his life, Danell, their son Randy; his sisters; Lois and Alice, his brother; James and his parents.

Pallbearers will be Ronnie Cooper, Michael G. Baldwin, Shawn Baldwin, Robert Turnbull, Brent Lovelace and Chris Rider.

Online condolence and sympathy cards can be sent online: www.cartersmartfuneralhome.com 

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Mildred Hale Mildred Louise Hale

    Former Duncan resident, Mildred Louise Garrett Hale, 92, of Mansfield, Texas passed away Friday, July 25, 2014.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Herman Hatch Herman R. Hatch

    Herman R. Hatch, 89, of Duncan, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014 peacefully with his family by his side.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gerald Hayes Chisum

    Gerald Hayes Chisum, 71, of Duncan, passed away at his home Sunday, July 27, 2014 with his family around him.

    July 28, 2014

  • Danny Ray Foster

    Danny Ray Foster, 62 of Duncan, passed away on Thursday, July 24, 2014 peacefully with his family by his side. Service will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at Faith Church with Rev. Layne Smith, Wayne Morrow and Ronnie Bernard officiating.

    July 27, 2014

  • 7-27 obit Midred Mae Huey.jpg Mildred Mae Huey

    Mildred Mae Huey, 98, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014 in Duncan.
    Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 29,2014 at the Ray of Hope Church, with the Rev. Dow Pannel officiating. Burial will be in the Marlow Cemetery under the direction of Callaway-Smith-Cobb Funeral Home in Marlow.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-27 obit Danny Gallaher.jpg Danny Ray Gallaher

    Danny Ray Gallaher 57, of Comanche, passed away at Duncan Regional Hospital on Thursday, July 24, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lola Elizabeth Allen

          Lola Allen was born in Shattuck, Okla. and passed away at Evergreen Nursing Center in Owasso, Okla.

    July 27, 2014

  • 7-27 ida mae obit.jpg Ida Mae Johnson

    Ida Mae Johnson, 90, of Duncan, passed away on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at the Duncan Country Club Care. Services are pending under the Carter-Smart Funeral home

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-25 Granville Ward obit Granville Odell Ward

    Former longtime Duncan resident, Granville Odell Ward, 97, of Tahlequah, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
    Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014 at First Baptist Church, Duncan, with the Rev. Charles Roy McConnell officiating, assisted by the Rev. Buddy Hunt of First Baptist Church, Tahlequah. Interment will follow at Duncan Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Don Grantham Funeral Home, Duncan.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-25 Melvis Spoonemore obit Melvis (Darla) Bernice Spoonemore

    Melvis (Darla) Bernice Spoonemore, 91, of Duncan, passed away on July 21, 2014.
    Services will be Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the Velma Church of Christ with Minister Michael Ward officiating. Interment will follow at the New Velma Cemetery under the direction of Don Grantham Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the Don Grantham Funeral Home in Duncan from 6 to 8 p.m.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

Poll

Should the date for The World's Largest Garage Sale be changed from the third weekend in July to sometime in October to take advantage of cooler weather like we had this past weekend?

No. It's better in the summer cause kids are out of school.
Yes. More shoppers would come during nice fall weather.
Either time is fine.

     View Results
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.