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We Believe in Oklahoma
Chisholm Trail Community News
August 7, 2019
Kenneth Wayne Adams ...
Kenneth Adams, passed away Saturday, August 3,
2019, in Marlow, at the age of 88.
Graveside Services will be held at 10:00 AM, Thurs-
day, August 8, 2019, at the Duncan Cemetery with
Military Honors conducted by the Stephens County
Honor Guard, with Rev. Steven Gillespie officiating. All
arrangements have been entrusted to the Callaway-
Smith-Cobb Funeral and Cremation Services in Marlow.
Kenneth was born Monday, February 16, 1931, in Duncan, to
Edgar and Thelma (Vineyard) Adams. He had lived in the Stephens
County area all of his life and had graduated from Duncan High
School. Kenneth married the love of his life, Betty Bryce on July
22, 1955, in Lawton. They were married for 61 wonderful years
before her passing in July of 2016.
 Kenneth served in the United States Army in the Korean War
and later continued to serve in the National Guard 45 Infantry.
He worked for Halliburton for more than 45 years as a machinist
and was promoted to engineering the last year. Kenneth loved
hot rods and car racing. He enjoyed hunting and spending quality
time with his family especially his grandchildren. Kenneth loved
restoring a number of things but his favorites were clocks and the
guns that he collected. He was a member of the Stephens United
Methodist Church in Duncan.
Survivors include, a son, Russell Wayne Adams and wife Rhon-
da of Chandler, AZ, 3 daughters, Kenna Beth Webb and husband
Gary of Bray, Stacye Lynn White of Cypress, TX, Janna Leah Reyna
of Oklahoma City, 10 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren,
and great-great-granddaughter. He is also survived by numerous
nieces and nephews.
Along with his wife of 61 years, Kenneth was preceded in
death by his parents, a brother, Richard Adams, and a sister,
Helen Byers.
Online condolences may be made to
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First United Methodist Church
2300 N. Country Club Road
Duncan, OK 73533
(580) 255-3353
Joseph Peter Romano ...
It is with great sadness that the family of Joseph
Peter Romano announce his passing at the age of 89.
Joe went to be with his Lord and Father peacefully
at his home in Duncan, Oklahoma on the morning of
Saturday, August 3, 2019 after a long illness.
Joe was born on May 5, 1930 in Sault Saint Marie,
Michigan to John W. and Lillian Ann Romano. Joe loved his family.
He fell in love and married Ona Fay Brown on February 14, 1974
in Salton, Texas. Together they had five children and numerous
grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchil-
dren, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a stepson, Wayne
Harrell, great granddaughter, Harper Romano and sisters, Amelia
LaTour, Frances Cook, Evangeline Sharpe, Wanda Monroe, Ange-
line Schuler, Teresa Gugin, Cecilia MacArthur, and Wilma Hoath.
He is survived by his wife, Fay Romano; his children and their
spouses; John and Brenda Romano, Sharon and Dave Brennan,
Jim and Rosie Romano and Dorothy and Jerry Moore; his sister,
Dolores Normandin; grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and
three great-great grandchildren.
Joe was a 29 year veteran of the United States Army reaching
the rank of Chief Warrant Officer class 4. He had tours of duty in
Japan, Korea, Germany, Thailand, and Vietnam. He was awarded
the Bronze Star, Legion of Merit, Army Commendation and Korean
War Medals as, well as many other medals and service ribbons.
After his military career, he worked for the Association of South
Central Oklahoma Governments before a second career at the
Red River Vo-tech, which culminated with years of representation
on the Vo-Tech School Board.
Joe was a good and kind man who was a respected member of
the community of Duncan, Oklahoma. He was a lifelong Christian
and a lifetime member of the Lakeside Baptist Church. He was a
great father and grandfather and a loving husband. He put up a
long and hard fight during his illness, but is hurting no more. He
will be dearly missed by his family and loved ones.
Funeral services will be held at Don Grantham Funeral Home
Chapel on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 11:30 AM. Interment
will follow at 2:00 PM Wednesday at Fort Sill National Cemetery
in Elgin, OK with military honors provided by the US Army Honor
Guard. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 5:00
PM to 7:00 PM. Pallbearers will be Michael Brennan, Adam Bren-
nan, Josh Romano, Jimmy Ward, Erik Ward and Jeff Ward.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to
the Lakeside Baptist Church 4910 Clearcreek Rd Marlow, Okla-
homa 73055.
Condolences can be left for the family at
Linda Sue Doyal ...
Linda Sue Doyal, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019 in
Houston, Texas at the age of 77.
Graveside Services will be held at 1:00 PM, Friday, August 9,
2019, at the Marlow Cemetery, with Rev. David Woods officiating.
All arrangements have been entrusted to Callaway-Smith-Cobb
Funeral and Cremation Services in Marlow.
Linda was born Saturday, August 23, 1941 in Marlow, to Roy
Henry and Etta Buford (Kelly) Boyles. She lived in the Marlow area
all of her life and had graduated from Marlow High School. Linda
married George Doyal in Marlow on March 2, 1962. They were
married for 47 wonderful years before his passing on October 1,
2009. Linda worked as a cashier for many years. She enjoyed go-
ing to the Senior Citizen Dance and shopping. Linda loved playing
games like Canasta and Dominos, but what she dearly loved the
most was spending time with her family. She was a member of
the Eastside Baptist Church.
Survivors include, 3 sons, Rick Boyles and wife Laura of
Glendale, AZ, Johnny Doyal and wife Amy of Phoenix, AZ, Mickey
Doyal and wife Kristy of Bridge City, TX, daughter, Vicki Boling
and husband Robert of Marlow, and daughter-in-law, Valerie Doyal
of Tomball, TX. She was also survived by 17 grandchildren, 15
great-grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Along with her husband, Linda was preceded in death by her
parents, and a sister, Marie Goodrich.
Online condolences may be made to
Brandon Heath Crowder ...
 Brandon Heath Crowder, 37, of Duncan, Oklahoma passed away
Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at his home in Duncan. Memorial services
were held 2:00 PM Tuesday, August 5 at the Ray of Hope Church.
There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Cremation ar-
rangements are under the direction of the Don Grantham Funeral
 Brandon was born October 24, 1981, to Steve and Barbara
Crowder in Lawton, Oklahoma.
 He was a good athlete in High School and football was his
favorite sport. The love of football continued as he enjoyed
spending his Saturday’s watching college football.
 He also enjoyed fishing and cars but what he enjoyed most was
hanging out with family and friends. He loved spending time with
his nieces and nephews and his cousin’s kids but had a special
relationship with his nephew Payton.
 Brandon is survived by his mother Barbara Ashley of Duncan; a
brother, Enrique “Ricky” Crowder and wife Misti of Comanche and
his nieces and nephews.
 Online condolences may be sent to the family at
Vera Ellen (Douglas) Ross...
 Vera Ross passed away on Saturday, August 3, 2019, in Duncan
at the age of 87. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later
time. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.
HAASE, CODY JOE; Possession Of Firearm After Former Felony
WILLIAMS, TOMMIE EDWARDS; Possession Of Firearm After Former
Felony Conviction
SANDERS, CHARLES MICHAEL; 1. Trafficking In Illegal Drugs AFCF 2
Or More; 2. Driving Under The Influence Of Drugs AFCF 2 Or More
2nd And Sub
The following charges have been filed against these
individuals, however they are are presumed innocent
until proven guilty. Information from
Break Bread Together
 True Gospel Tabernacle located at 301 s. 1st street
in Duncan will be serving free meals every Tuesday
from 11:30 to 12:30 beginning Tuesday, August 20 on
days when Duncan Public Schools are in session. All
meals must be eaten on site.
Brown Bag History
 On Wednesday, Au-
gust 7 from noon to 1pm,
the Stephens County
Oklahoma Genealogical
Society Library at 301 N
8th St. in Duncan will be
hosting a brown bag his-
tory lesson.
 Bring your lunch out
to hear; Oklahoma:
Where Did We Come
Pastor’s pastor to speak at ROL
 Pastor Bob Yandian will be the guest speaker at
Rivers of Life Family Church in Duncan on Sunday
August 11.
 Yandian is the former pastor of Grace Church
in Tulsa for 33 years and began an new phase of
ministry by traveling extensively teaching in Bible
Schools, minister conferences and churchs.
 “Just as I began my ministry, teaching in a Bible
school, I have now returned to complete the vision
by helping to raise up a new generation of ministers,
especially those called to pastor.” said Yandian.
 Yandian is a graduate of Trinity Bible College. He
served as both instructor and Dean of Instructors at
Rhema Bible Training Center. He established the
School of the Local Church that raised up and sent
out hundreds of ministers to churches and missions
organizations around the world. He is called “a pastor
to pastors.”
 Glenn MeGee, pastor of Rivers of Life said “You
will truly be blest when you hear the anointed teach-
ing of Pastor Bob Yandian.”
 Rivers of Life Family Church is located at 5270 N.
81 Highway, Duncan, Oklahoma. All are welcome. A
love offering will be recieved.
Lavada June (Stevens) Morrison ...
 Lavada June (Stevens) Morrison passed away on Saturday, Au-
gust 3, 2019, at the age of 73. She was born January 17, 1946, in
Wilson, Oklahoma, to Dennis R. and Minnie L. (Wooten) Stevens.
 There will be no viewing at the funeral home. Cremation ar-
rangements have been entrusted to Whitt Funeral Home/Oakcrest
Cremation Center.
 A memorial service is scheduled for Sunday, August 11, at 2:00
P.M. at Whitt Funeral Home. A private family burial will take
place at a later date.
 Lavada attended school in Wilson. She was employed as a res-
taurant cook for lodging establishments. She enjoyed dancing and
loved family gatherings on Sundays. Her favorite holidays were
Thanksgiving and Christmas. She also loved to watch “The Young
and the Restless” on television.
 She was preceded in death by her parents, Dennis and Minnie
Stevens; sister, Vivian Taylor; brothers, James Dale Stevens and
Donald Stevens; brother-in-law, Bobby Taylor; son-in-law, Norman
Stephens; granddaughter, Jade Morrison; and nephew, Billy Jo
 Lavada is survived by her children: Rhonda Stephens, June and
husband Alan Roberts, Buddy and wife Ellen Williams, Tommy and
wife Mindy Morrison; 8 grandchildren: several great grandchil-
dren; brother, Charles Stevens; 3 very special nephews: and many
 Online condolences can be made to the family at
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 Hope Church Sunday School begins at 9:45 am
and Morning Worship at 10:55 am. Hope has Sun-
day School classes for Children, Young Adults &
Couples, and Senior Adults.
 Kim Spivey will be leading Worship with the
Praise Team and Dale Goodrich will present special
music. Pastor Jack Greenwood will bring a message
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 Everyone is invited to come and enjoy a friendly
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