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  • 7-3 Norma Johnson obit Norma Johnson

    Norma Jeanette Whalin Johnson, age 76 of Seminole, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 in Shawnee. 

    July 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • Andy Cary Jr Obit Andy Cary Jr.

    Andy Cary Jr., 92, left this life peacefully on Monday, June 30, 2014, in his home in Duncan. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at New Hope Baptist Church West with Rev. Randy Southerland officiating.  Burial will be at the Duncan Cemetery with military honors provided by the Stephens County Honor Guard.  Services are under the direction of Don Grantham Funeral Home. The family will receive friends in a celebration of life on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

    July 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ava Hanley Ava Grace Nachole Hanley

    Marlow: Ava Grace Nachole Hanley, infant daughter of Bree Frizzell and Dillon Hanley, made her appearance at heaven's gate as a beautiful angel on Sunday, June 22, 2014 in Duncan.

    June 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Cecil L. Wright

    Funeral service for Cecil L. Wright, of Velma, will be 1 p.m., Saturday June 28, 2014 at the Cox City Baptist Church, Cox City, Okla.
    Cecil Lawrence Wright was born April 23, 1934 in rural Grady County to Henry E. and Nancy Ora (Eslick) Wright. He passed away on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 in Velma at the age of 80.

    June 26, 2014

  • Carol Ann David

    Carol Ann David, 77, of Duncan, passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014.
    Services for Carol and her husband, Bobby David, who preceded her in death on March 10, 2014, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 26, in Elgin at Fort Sill National Cemetery.

    June 25, 2014

  • Kenneth Thornton Kenneth ‘Shep’ Thornton

    Kenneth “Shep” Thornton, 82, of Duncan, was born March 26, 1932 in Grandfield, Okla. to Emmett and Agnes (Latham) Thornton. He died at a Duncan care facility on June 22, 2014.

    June 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jeana Lynn Garrison

    Jeana Lynn Garrison, 56, of Duncan passed away June 22, 2014 at Duncan Regional Hospital.

    June 24, 2014

  • Odes Duvall Odes Earl Duvall

    Odes Earl Duvall, 91, lifelong resident of Duncan, passed away on Saturday, June 21 at his home surrounded by his family and close friends.

    June 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Brenda Carr Brenda Boutwell Carr

    Brenda Boutwell Carr of Humble, Texas passed away on June 19, 2014.

    June 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Susie Ritter Susie Marvel Ritter

    Susie Marvel Ritter, 97, of Duncan, Oklahoma, passed away on June 19, 2014 in Duncan.

    June 20, 2014 1 Photo


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.

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