Sue Ann Branson

Sue “Ann” Branson passed away Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018. She was born Aug. 9, 1963, in Ponca City. She enjoyed playing with her grandkids, cooking for everyone, helping people and animals. She loved everything about country living. Ann was an OB nurse at the hospitals in Ponca City and Fairfax for 30 years. She is survived by her son, Levi […]

Donna Mae Ellen Thorpe



Donna Mae Ellen Thorpe died Aug. 10, 2018. She was 92. Arrangements are pending with Trout Funeral Home and Crematory.

Pending – Michael Alan Rohrbaugh



CALDWELL, Kan. — Michael Alan Rohrbaugh, former area resident, died Thursday Aug. 9, 2018. He was 59. He was a Farmers Grain Employe. Celebration of Life will be 1 p.m. Monday, Sugar Sister’s, 20 S. Main, Caldwell, Kan. Arrangements by Schaeffer Mortuary, 6 N. Main, Caldwell, Kan. Please visit www.schaeffermortuary.info. Memorial to Caldwell Sportsman’s Club. Survivors include fiance, Lola Jean […]

Barbara Leona Mock Miller

Barbara Leona Mock joined her husband, Charles Miller, in Glory on Aug. 9, 2018. Barbara was born in Oklahoma City on July 24, 1938, to Earl and Margaret Mock. She graduated from Ponca City High School where she worked hard and accomplished her dream of being head cheerleader. She attended college at OU, earning her bachelors in Education. Her first […]

Major Charles Maxwell Miller

Major Charles Maxwell Miller went to be with his Lord, Jesus, on Aug. 5, 2018, preceding his wife by five days. Charles led a very principled life, consistently demonstrating how “Rangers lead the way!” Charles was born on Dec. 9, 1934, in Ponca City, graduated from Oklahoma Military Academy in 1952, and then attended Oklahoma University. He graduated from OU […]

William Malone

William “Kent” Malone, “Panpa/Pamps”, passed on to his Maker on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, with his family at his bedside. May the Lord bless him and keep him. The funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 15, at 2 p.m. at the Albright United Methodist Church with the Rev. April Coates officiating. Burial will follow at the Odd Fellows […]

Sidney Warlick Wilson III

Sidney Warlick Wilson III, 64, of Osage County, was killed Aug. 7, 2018. He was born July 19, 1954, in Ponca City Hospital, to Sidney W. Wilson Jr. and Wilma Mae Leche Wilson. Sid attended St. Mary’s Catholic School in Ponca City and then schools in Norman, Okla.; Omaha, Neb.; Fort Hood, Texas; White Sands Missile Range, N.M.; and Salinas, […]

Frances L. Smith

Frances L. Smith, 82, returned to her Heavenly home on Aug. 8, 2018. Frances was very devoted to her family and had a strong belief in God. She was supported by many in her last days and God ultimately gave her peace. Frances was born to the late Chester Stokes and Edna Stoke in Pindall, Ark. Frances lived most of […]

Larry Lester Ray

Larry Lester Ray, formerly of Braman, passed away Sunday morning, Aug. 5, 2018, in the Shawn Manor Nursing Home in Ponca City at the age of 78 years. Larry Lester Ray was born April 20, 1940, in Blackwell to Lester L. Ray and Opal E. Sodowsky Ray. He grew up in Kay county attending school in both Blackwell and Braman. […]

City Sets Hazardous Waste Collection Date



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