Obituaries

Orin VanWinkle

Body
Orin Everette VanWinkle 67, of Madill, Okla. passed away Friday, September 18, 2020 at his residence. Orin was born on December 26, 1952 in Kirksville, Mo. to the late Ora E. “Shorty“ and Alice England VanWinkle.

Edwina Odom

Body
Edwina Sue (Sykes) Simpson Odom of Oklahoma City, Okla. was born to Edgar Harbison and Laura Adele (Lax) Sykes on July 19, 1943 in Burkburnett, Texas and departed this life in Oklahoma City, Okla. on September 16, 2020 at the age of 77 years, 1 month and 28 days.

Donald Charles Hall

Body
Donald Charles Hall 79, of Madill, Okla. passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at the Carrus Hospital in Sherman, Texas. He was born on December 5, 1940 in Seminole, Okla. to the late Isacc Charles Hall and Jewel Jarnigan Hall. Don was raised in Russett where he graduated high school.

Eric Don Awalt

Body
Eric Don Awalt 64, of Linn, Okla. passed from this life on Sunday, September 20, 2020 in Madill. He was born on August 8, 1956 in Fort Worth, Texas to the late Bill Leon Awalt and Treva Elenora Riddles Awalt.

Helen Louise Brady

Body

Helen Louise Brady, 71 of Byars, Okla. passed away September 7, 2020. Services were at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 11, 2020 at Watts Memorial Chapel in Madill, Okla.

James Edwin Thomas

Body
James Edwin Thomas passed away September 4, 2020. He was born near Pampa, Texas on January 2, 1928. He was the first child of Charles Edwin Thomas and Alta Mae Thomas. During his time as a child and young man, he lived in many different oil fields throughout Texas and Oklahoma but primarily lived in a Pure Oil Camp outside Madill, Okla.

Charlotte Matchen

Body
Charlotte Jacqueline Matchen 87, of Kingston, Okla. passed away, September 1, 2020 at her home in Kingston. She was born on September 21, 1932 in Tacoma, Wash. to the late Leroy Bilodeaux and Irene Miller Bilodeaux.

Cebert Ray Cox

Body
Cebert Ray Cox 86, of Fobb, Okla. passed away Monday, August 24, 2020 at Texoma Medical Center, in Denison, Texas. He was born on May 12, 1934 in Fobb, Okla. to the late William Cox and Sadie Hargis Cox. Cebert was raised in the Willis and Fobb area.

Billy Eugene Parsons

Body
Billy Eugene Parsons 73, of Kingston, Okla. passed away Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at Texoma Medical Center in Denison, Texas. He was born on October 3, 1946 in Delaware, Ark. to the late George Parsons and Margie Calvert Parsons. Billy was raised in Chandler, Ariz.and later was drafted into the United States Army and served for two years.