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Obituaries
  • LuAnn Quinn

    A memorial service celebrating the life of LuAnn Quinn will be 4 p.m., Saturday, May 31, 2014 in the Chapel of the Garden at Rice Funeral Service. LuAnn passed away Monday, May 26, 2014. She was 68.
    Born in Stroud, Okla. on Aug. 17, 1945 to James and Bessie (Heitt) Gerdes, LuAnn was raised and educated in Milfay, Okla. LuAnn’s career as CNA at Claremore Regional Hospital lasted for over 20 years. In later life she went back to school to receive her certificate as a Phlebotomist because of her love of caring for people.

    May 30, 2014

  • Russalle Maye (Hacker) Smith

    Russella was born July 29, 1962 in Augsburg, Germany to Russell and Carolyn Hacker (now deceased), passed away on March 11, 2014.

    May 30, 2014

  • Billie J. Wood

    Services to celebrate the life of Billie J. Wood will be 2 p.m., Friday, May 30, 2014 at Faith Baptist Church, where she was a long time, faithful member.

    May 29, 2014

  • Wendell Harrington DeMoure

    Wendell Harrington DeMoure of Claremore passed away on Tuesday, May 27, 2014.  He was 89. Private family services are planned.

    May 29, 2014

  • Zelma Pearl “Beck” Francis

    A celebration of the life of Zelma Pearl “Beck” Francis will be 10 a.m., Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Sequoyah Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery under the direction of Rice Funeral Service. Visitation will be Wednesday from 1-7 with family receiving visitors from 5-7 at the funeral home. Zelma passed away on Friday, May 23, 2014. She was 80.

    May 28, 2014

  • Nathalee Wallace

    A celebration of the life of Nathalee Wallace will be 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 28, 2014 in the Chapel of the Garden at Rice Funeral Service. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery under the direction of Rice Funeral Service. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 9:00 a.m. until service time on Wednesday. Nathalee passed away on Friday, May 23, 2014. She was 77.

    May 28, 2014

  • Ralph “Jack” Shorter

    A celebration of the life of Ralph “Jack” Shorter will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, May 28, 2014 in the Chapel of the Garden at Rice Funeral Service.  Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery under the direction of Rice Funeral Service. Visitation will be Tuesday from 2-7 with family receiving visitors from 5-7 at the funeral home.  Jack passed away on Friday, May 23, 2014. He was 86.

    May 28, 2014

  • Carl Wayne Gardner

    Funeral service for Carl Wayne Gardner will be 2 p.m. Thursday, May 29, 2014 at the First United Methodist Church of Claremore, Visitation will be Wednesday, May 28, 2014, with family greeting friends from 6-8 p.m. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery under the direction of the MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

    May 28, 2014

  • Charles “Forrest” Guinn

    Funeral service for Charles “Forrest” Guinn will be 2 p.m., Thursdau, May 29, at MMS-Payne Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial will follow at Resthaven Cemetery, Sperry.

    May 28, 2014

  • Norma Clarice Heriford

    A celebration of the life of Norma Clarice Heriford will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at First Christian Church. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery under the direction of Rice Funeral Service.
    Visitation will be today from 1-7 with family receiving visitors from 5-7.  Norma passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 17, 2014.

    May 20, 2014

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