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Pending – Sam Fite

By Ponca City News Staff | October 18, 2018

Sam Fite, resident of Ponca City, passed away Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. He was 82 years old. Arrangements are pending with Trout Funeral Home & Crematory.

Funerals 2018-10-18

By Ponca City News Staff | October 18, 2018

Friday Stephen T. Krenn — A memorial ceremony for Steve will be held on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 at 10 a.m. at the Second Baptist Church in Ponca City. Services are under the direction of Trout Funeral Home & Crematory. Willis Dale Lockwood ­— A memorial service will be held for Willis Dale Lockwood, 64, of Ponca City on Friday, […]

Pending – Cecelia McGaha

By Ponca City News Staff | October 18, 2018

Cecelia McGaha, of Stillwater, died late Wednesday evening, Oct. 17th, 2018 in Renaissance Assisted Living Center at the age of 84 years. Services are pending with Roberts & Son Funeral Home.

Brian G. Brown

By Ponca City News Staff | October 18, 2018

Brian G. Brown passed away on Oct. 11, 2018. He was 47 years old. Brian was born on November 21, 1971 in Toppenish, Wash. to his parents, Bruce Walter Brown and Rita Claire Wallum. He was a skilled car mechanic and worked in the oilfield when he wasn’t working on cars. He is survived by his beautiful fiancée, Paula Kane, […]

My Day Is Anything But Normal

By Ponca City News Staff | October 18, 2018

The evening phone call to my wife’s accommodations in New York City was complete with the requisite choices via the hotel’s Interactive Voice Response… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Frederick Allen Smith

By Ponca City News Staff | October 18, 2018

Frederick Allen Smith, born Jan. 31, 1935, passed away on Oct. 12, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Evelyn Chandler Smith, of Bartlesville; children, Brian (Sharon) Smith, of Oilton, Okla; and Lynne Smith, of Orange Park, Fla.; grandchildren Justin (Elyse) Smith, of Tulsa, Heather (Dave) Willey, of Phoenix, Ariz.; Breanna (Dillon) Ker of Broken Arrow, Morgan […]

Willis Lockwood

By Ponca City News Staff | October 18, 2018

Willis Lockwood passed through the gates of heaven on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. He was 64 years old. A celebration of his life will be held Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 at 10 a.m. at New Hope Christian Fellowship, 401 S. Lincoln, Ponca City with Pastor Jack Adams officiating. Willis was born Sept. 6, 1954 in Arkansas City, Kan. to Byron […]

I’ll Run on the Viking Ticket

By Ponca City News Staff | October 18, 2018

WASHINGTON — Now that the DNA is out of the bag, Sen. Elizabeth Warren can put her Native American heritage down for a nap — maybe.After two and a hal… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Pope Francis Needs to Serve as a Spiritual Believer

By Ponca City News Staff | October 18, 2018

WASHINGTON — Back in late August, Pope Francis declared that he would “not say a word” about a letter from a former Vatican envoy to Washington, D.C.,… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Ponca City vs. Bartlesville

By Ponca City News Staff | October 18, 2018

PONCA CITY WILDCATSProbable Starting LineupOffenseQB — (5) Justin Andrews, Jr., 155RB— (1) Dylon Fahs, Sr., 162FB— (41) Collyer Polakowski, Sr., 200WR… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.