ROBERT E. GOODWIN
Mass of Christian Burial for Robert E. Goodwin, 64, of Okeene, will be 11 a.m. today at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Okeene. The Rev. David Cowden will officiate. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Okeene. Arrangements are by Wilkinson Mortuary, Okeene.
He was born Aug. 20, 1941, in Garber to Hobart and Beaulah Goodwin and died Monday, March 27, 2006, in Oklahoma City.
He graduated from Garber High School. He lived in Okeene for 12 years. He was a longtime employee of Beard Oil Co. He was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church. He married Ann Oct. 1, 1993.
Surviving are his wife, Ann of the home; one son, Robbie Goodwin of Kingfisher; two daughters, Jennifer Jackson of Hennessey and Kim Neal of Edmond; two stepchildren, Roxane London of Okeene and Rex Outhier of Weatherford; one sister, Mary Bailey of Blanchard; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to St. Anthony of Padua Church Hall Building Fund.
MARJORIE C. HOLT
A memorial service for Marjorie C. Holt, 94, of Colorado Springs, Colo., formerly of Enid, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, 2006, at First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave., Colorado Springs, Colo. A private entombment will be in Shrine of Remembrance Mausoleum, Gate of Heaven. Arrangements are by Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, Colorado Springs.
She was born Oct. 18, 1911, in Coyle to Ben and Alta Chamness Dobson and died Wednesday, March 22, 2006, at Memorial Hospital, Colorado Springs.
She graduated from Coyle High School and attended Phillips University. She married Dale Holt May 27, 1933, in Coyle. They owned and operated Holt’s Guest Ranch in Taylor Park, Colo. He died in 1991.
She was a member of First Christian Church and P.E.O., Chapter E.L.
Surviving are her daughter, Shirley Manning of Colorado Springs; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the church.
MARY HELEN CALLAS MAXWELL
The funeral for Mary Helen Callas Maxwell, 68, of Enid, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church. The Rev. Stanley Jenkins will officiate. Burial will be in Me-morial Park Cemetery. Arrange-ments are by Henninger-Allen Funeral Home.
She was born Dec. 12, 1937, in Enid to Evangelos James and Alice Ernestine Bowyer Callas and died Monday, March 27, 2006, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center.
She graduated from Enid High School and attended the University of Oklahoma. She graduated from Phillips University in 1960, with a bachelor of science degree in education. She later earned her master’s from Central State University.
She married James I. Maxwell in July 1986, in Reno, Nev. They made their home in Enid. He preceded her in death.
She taught school at Ramey Air Force Base, Puerto Rico, Denver and completed her career as principal at Covington Elementary School
She was a member of Grace Bible Church, Garfield Republican Women and a volunteer with Hospice Circle of Love.
Surviving are her stepson, Randy Maxwell of Ardmore; two sisters, Katherine Wilson of Enid and Norma Ruth Dodson of Nashville, Tenn; and one brother, Paul Callas of Enid.
In addition to her husband, James, she was preceded in death by one brother.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Grace Bible Church or Hospice Circle of Love.
KATHERINE L. ANDERSON
A graveside service for Katherine L. Anderson, 69, of Enid, will be 2 p.m. Friday in Enid Cemetery. The Rev. Alvin Dalton will officiate. Arrange-ments are by Henn-inger-Allen Funeral Home.
She was born Dec. 10, 1936, in Hughes Springs, Texas to William and Minnie Rhodes Holland and died Sunday, March 26, 2006.
She married Darrell Anderson Aug. 6, 1964, in Provo, Utah.
Surviving are her husband, Darrell of the home; two sons, Lonnie Singleteary of Enid and Shane Anderson of Cleveland; three daughters, Andrea Fields of Edmond, Robin Morris, Tammy Anderson, and Valerie VanZandt, all of Enid, and Brandy Anderson of the home; two brothers, William Holland of Jenks and Floyd Holland of Enid; two sisters, Florene Ramsey of Enid and Neida Wilkerson of Duncan; 16 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, two sisters and one great-grandchild.
MAX E. BARTON
The funeral for Max E. Barton will be 10 a.m. today at Emmanuel Baptist Church. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements are by Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home. (Paid Obit 3-29-1) CHARLES W. PAYNE
The memorial service for Charles W. Payne, 64-year-old Enid resident, will be today, March 29, 2006, at 2 p.m. in the Henninger-Allen Fu-neral Home Chapel. Pastor Ed Rollins will officiate.
He was born Nov-ember 17, 1941, in Monmouth, Illinois, to Arnol J. Payne and Myra (Tarr) Payne and died Saturday, March 25, 2006, at his home in Enid.
He attended school in Monmouth, Illinois, and Oquawka, Ill. He worked for the city of Monmouth for 17 years. In 1985, he moved his family to Oklahoma. He worked for Enid Cemetery and later for Contract Movers. He became disabled in 1997. He was able to enjoy his favorite things to be around, his children, family, and friends.
He married Evelyn (Price) Hathway in 1959. Later he married Nina Hager in 1970. Then he married Sherry Ishmael in Burlington, IA.
He is survived by his wife Sherry of the home; his children, Raymond and Sally Price, Evelyn and Roger Baron, Charles Jr. and Rachel Payne, all of Monmouth, Ill., Barbie Payne, Bobbie and Lawrence Norwood, Anna Pembrook and Chris, all of Enid, Mecca, Michael, Emily, Adrien, Kayla, Daniel, and Bubba (Will), all of the home; 15 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren; two brothers, Ronnie Payne of Galesburg, Ill., and Donnie Payne and wife Mary of Perry, Iowa; three sisters, Mary Anna Nall and husband John of Enid, and Vada Baldwin and husband David of Athens, Texas, and Jerry Henry and husband Roger of Smithshire, Ill. Also, loving sister-in-law, Jacki of Nashville, Tennessee.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Everitt in infancy, and John Payne.
The joy and love of his life was and always will be his children.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Hospice Circle of Love or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
ANNABEL ‘BLACKIE’ WILENZICK
The graveside service for Annabel “Blackie” Wilenzick, 79-year-old Enid resident, will be at 10 a.m. today, Wednesday, March 29, 2006, in the Memorial Park Cemetery. Rev. John Jamieson will officiate.
She was born March 27, 1926, in Enid to Clarence H. Beavers and Arlene (Foster) Beavers and died Sun-day, March 26, 2006, in her home. Arrangements are under the direction of Henninger-Allen Funeral Home.
She attended local schools and graduated from Enid High School. On November 5, 1949, she married Sam Wilenzick Jr. in Enid, where the couple made their home. She was a member of Chi Beta Study Club. She liked to sew and crochet. Her greatest pleasure was caring for her husband and children and maintaining the home.
She is survived by four children, Carolyn Braman of Wareham, Mass., Rick Wilen-zick, Deb Hood and husband Button of Enid, and Janet Kincaid of Springfield, Mo.; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Sam, and two brothers.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Hospice Circle of Love.
PATRICIA ‘PATTY’ ANN DICKERSON
Patricia “Patty” Ann Smith Dickerson, 69, passed away on Monday, March 27, 2006, in Wichita Falls, Texas.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 30, 2006, at Faith Baptist Church in Iowa Park with Dr. Ted Spear and Dr. Greg Ammons officiating. Services will also be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 31, 2006, at Red Rock Methodist Church followed by burial in Red Rock Cemetery in Calumet, Oklahoma. Arrange-ments entrusted to Owens and Brumley Funeral Home.
The 69 years of life that Patty lived on earth were marked by devotion and honor to her Lord, and love for her husband, children, family and friends. Those who were close to Patty knew that you could not know her without loving her. Even in the midst of her own struggles, it was the compassion and care that she showed for those around her that was most evident.
Patty was born Sept. 15, 1936, in Enid, Oklahoma, to Charles M. and Eva Rose Hicks. She grew up with two sisters, Della and Charlene. In 1963, she moved to Iowa Park and began her active membership in Faith Baptist Church, which she maintained for 43 years. Patty was the loving mother to five children. Patty was a stay at home mom for 19 years and a successful career woman, earning her bachelor’s degree in work and determination. Patty climbed the civil service career ladder, ending her career as a training manager for Sheppard Air Force Base with her retirement in 1997.
Patty married Bill Dickerson in 1992. She and Bill enjoyed traveling together during their 13 years of marriage. Together they built an extended family of 50, including 12 great-grandchildren.
Patty Dickerson shared her life and love of life with so many. She put the Lord first, then family, then herself. The Lord did not lose Patty when He gave her to us, and we did not lose her when He took her back home. Patty has taught us, the closer we draw to Him, the closer we will be to each other.
Patty was preceded in death by her father, Charles M. Hicks.
She is survived by her mother, Eva Rose Hicks, who lived with her for the last 27 years. Patty was blessed to know Eva not only as a mother, but also as a companion and a friend.
Other survivors include her husband, Billy Joe Dickerson of Iowa Park; children, J.C. Smith and wife, Debora of Deer Park, Texas, Ginger Williams and husband Jerry of Azle, Texas, Cindy Collins and husband David of Wichita Falls, Rusty Smith and wife, Shannon of Iowa Park, Doug Smith of Burkburnett, Joey Dickerson and wife Pam of Mustang, Oklahoma, Eddy Dickerson and wife, Reanee of Electra, Texas, Rebecca Kinneman and husband Bill of Bedford, Texas and Jeanna Martin and husband Mike of Irving, Texas; sisters, Charlene Stephens and husband, Bill of High Bar Harbor, New Jersey, and Della Edwards Cogan and husband Tom of Annapolis, Maryland; 17 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today, March 29, 2006, at Owens and Brumley Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Faith Baptist Church Building Fund.
ELVA MARIE BECKER
Funeral services for Elva Marie Becker, age 69, of Enid, will be today, March 29, 2006, at 2 p.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church. Rev. Gary Hendrickson will officiate. Burial will be in the Trinity Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home.
She was born March 28, 1936, in Madison, S.D., to Donald and Daisy Davis Martinell and died as a result of an auto accident March 26, 2006.
She graduated from high school and attended one year of college.
She is survived by her sons, Roger Becker and his wife, Barbara, Richard Klucas and Robert Klucas, all of Enid; 14 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; one brother, Don Martinell of Sioux Falls, S.D.
She was preceded in death by one brother, LeRoy Martinell.
PAUL HERBERT WHITTON
Paul Herbert Whitton, 85, of Miami, Florida, passed away on Sunday, March 26, 2006, in the home.
He was born in Kiowa, Kansas, served as a flight instructor during World War II and a B-25 pilot, was a home builder in Wichita, Kansas, moved to Miami in 1964, where he later founded Camelot Millworks.
Paul is survived by his devoted wife of 61 years, Helen M. (Dolsen) Whitton; son, Randolph P. Whitton of Marco Island, FL; daughter, Lynn C. Evans, (Chet) of Miami; five grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. Paul is the elder of sisters Cliffie Demore (Bill) and Jayne Lewis (Glenn) of Wichita, brother, Leon Whitton (Lorine) of Enid, OK.
He held a great love and devotion for his family and friends and had a great love of flying. A fly-over of vintage World War II aircraft will be made over the Miami home before the service. He is loved and missed by all.
Services today, March 29, at 7 p.m. at Stanfill Funeral Home, 10545 S. Dixie Hy., Miami, FL.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Paul’s name to the Miami Rescue Mission, P. O. Box 420620, Miami, FL 33242-0620.
GLEN D. LYNN
The funeral for Glen D. Lynn, 44, of Hoisington, Kan., will be 2 p.m. Friday at Beckwith Mortuary Chapel, Larned, Kan. The Rev. Aaron “Butch” Kirkwood will officiate. Burial will be in Hoisington Cemetery. Arrangements are by Beckwith Mortuary, Larned. Visitation will be 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday and until service time Friday at the funeral home.
He was born May 22, 1961, at Dodge City, Kan., to LeRoy and Ada Mae Johnson Lynn and died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2006, at his home.
He married Jonni Lynn Thompson Dec. 31, 2001, at Hoisington, Kan.
He moved from Enid to Hoisington in 1996. He was a laborer for general contractors.
Surviving are his wife, Jonni of the home; his father, Leroy Lynn and stepfather, George H. Rhoades, both of Hutchinson, Kan.; two daughters, Glenda Denise Lynn of Oklahoma and Amanda Lynn of Dodge City; one stepdaughter, Christina White of Great Bend, Kan.; two step-sons, Matthew Yohn of Larned and Jamie Yohn of Great Bend; eight brothers, James Keigley of Alva, Bobby Walsh of Modesto, Calif., Barney Lynn of California, Richard Rhoades, David Rhoades, and George Rhoades, all of Kinsley, Kan., Ronnie McKitrick of Kiowa, Kan., and James Rhoades of Hardtner, Kan.; six sisters, Penny Foster of Tulsa, Ann Lee of Cherokee, Carolyn Simon of Enid, Mary Culbreath of Kinsley, Kan., Kathy Ratzlaff of Garfield and Charlene Farabaugh of Indianapolis, Ind., and one grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his mother, one son and one brother.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to the Glenn Lynn Memorial Fund, P. O. Box 477, Larned, KS 67550.