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A2 - THE PERKINS JOURNAL, Thursday, August 2, 2012 People Cecil Oren White 1918-2012 With the love of family and friends, Cecil Oren White passed away on July 19, 2012, at the age of 94. His resi- dence had been in Stillwater for the last few years. A memo- rial service will be held at 11: 00 a.m. on Sat- urday, August 4, 2012 at the Church of Christ in Burlington, Oklahoma. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. He was born February 7, 1918, in Alfalfa County, OK, the fourth child of Elmer and Mary White. After gradua- tion from Burlington High School, he farmed near Bur- lington, served in the Army in England during World War II, and then returned to farming. He married Corine Deason, who was a home demonstration agent in Alfalfa County, in 1953. He was an active member of the Burlington Church of Christ and served on the Alfalfa County Soil Conservation Board and the Burlington School Board. He is survived by his son Craig White, of Guth- fie, his daughter Celeste Camp- bell, of Still- water, and his five grandchil- dren: Jeremiah White, Jessie White Waiters and Nathan, Aaron, and Logan Campbell, and his one great grandchild, Jackson Waiters. In lieu of flowers, memo- rial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association (www.alz.org), the Burlington Educational Foundation (foundation.bu rlingtonschool.com), or the Mt. Zion Cemetery Associa- tion (c/o Buford Cloyd, 3539 SE State Rd 2, Kiowa, KS 67070). Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com. John IV. Etsch 1923-2012 John W. Etsch, 88, died on July 27, 2012 in Stillwa- ter, OKlahoma. His funeral service was at 1 la.m., Wednes- day, August 1 at Strode Funeral Home Chapel with Robert Fel- lows officiating. Internment was at Fairlawn Cem- etery. Strode Funeral Home was in charge of arrange- ments. John was bom on October 9, 1923 to August and Alice Etsch in Mt. Vernon, N.Y. He married Gail Etsch on April 11, 1959 in Westport, Ct. John served in the Navy during World War II and attended Bridgeport Univer- sity where he received his Master's in Education. He was the owner of Bolton Nursery School in Westport, Ct. John was very active in every community he lived in as a Mason and a Rotarian, Spe- cial Policeman in Westport, Ct. and volunteer firefighter in Grantham, N.H. John was one of the founding members of the Stillwater evening Rotary's dictionary project. John was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Gail Etsch. He is survived by his daughter, Jennifer Etsch and two granddaughters Mitzi Forbeck and Billie Josepheus and their husbands. Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obit- uary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com. Shirley (Adams) Morgan 1930-2012 Perkins resident Shirley May Morgan passed from this world on Friday, July 27, 2012 in Perkins, OK at the age of 82. Services will be held 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, August 2, 2012 at Palmer Marler Funeral Home Chapel in Still- water, OK with Paul Anderson officiating. Her final resting place will be at the Fairlawn Cemetery in Cushing. Shirley was born in Yale, OK on June 14, 1930 to John Franklin and Nina Lee (Pol- lard) Adams. She grew up in the Ripley area and graduated from Ripley High School. On December 27, 1948 she and Verlon B. Morgan were mar- ried at the Freewill Baptist Shirley was preceded in death by her husband, Verlon B. Morgan; one daughter, Emma, her par- ents, John Frank- lin and Nina Lee Adams; 3 brothers, Arthur (Art) Garland, and James (Jim) Adams; and 1 sister, Dorothy Adams Jones. Survivors include one son, Jade and his wife Kim (Smith) Morgan of Vista, CA; and three daughters Verlynda (Morgan) Beane and her husband Wesley of Perkins; Marsch (Morgan) Lee and her husband Mike of Kingfisher; and Bonita (Morgan) Sloan and her husband Jimmy of Perkins. She is also survived by eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren and one sister, Church in Cushing, OK. They Hazel (Adams) Palovik. were married nearly 48 years at the time of his death in 1996. Shirley became a resident of Perkins in 1979 and worked as a clerk for Perkins Drug Store for 17 years. She loved her job, her coworkers, and customers. She loved gardening, sewing, quilting, bingo, visiting with friends, and Elvis. No matter how bad Shirley felt, she always managed to make others laugh. Her home was always a place that family loved to spend time in with laughter and great meals. The family would like to thank the many caregivers Shirley has had in the last 5 years and the Adult Life Center in Stillwater for their care and kindness. In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to the Adult Life Center, 411 W. Mathews, Stillwater, OK 74075. Friends may leave con- dolences for the family via an online guestbook avail- able at www.pmcfh.com or on our facebook page www.facebook.com/pmcfh Pat and Fred Carnes Carnes Celebrate Anniversary C. Fred and Pat (Tompkins) Carnes will be celebrating their 50th wedding Anniversary with a family hosted dinner. They were married August 2, 1962 in Stillwater, OK. They have lived in the Stillwater, Coyle and Perkins area for these 50 years. Their children attended and graduated from Coyle High School, the same school where their father graduated from. Their two surviving children are: Vicky Mills and hus- band Joie, Jonese Bostian and husband Kevin. Grandchildren are Dr. Amanda Bostian Miles and husband James, Lauren Bostian, Dusty (Carnes) Kelly and Chance Mills. Charles Dallas Cabe 1991-2012 Charles Dallas Cabe was born on Friday, June 13, 1991. He went home to be with his Heavenly Father on July 24, 2012 at 4:45pm in Perry Okla- homa. Services were under the direction of Palmer Marler Funeral Home and were held in the funeral home chapel at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 28, 2012 with Pastor J.B. Bond presiding. Charles is the son of Jasper Cabe and Katy Tusing Cabe. He has one sister Jazrnyn Cabe and one brother Daltyn Hall. In addition he leaves behind great-great grandmother Arra Majors, Nana Emma Tusing, grandparents Barbara Tusing, and Donna and Jerry Bowman. He was preceded in death by great-great grandpa Tom Majors, grandpa Richard Cabe, and grandpa William Tusing. Charles was engaged to be married August 3, 2012, to Brooklin Leigh Dailey. Charles and Brooklin lost their son Cree Leigh Dailey Cabe on Febru- ary 14, 2012. He is now in the loving arms of his father. Charles was looking forward to a long life of happiness with his love Brook- lin and being a father. Charles en working out, playing working on his veldles and just spending time with f.ly. He was planning complting his education. Charles'was known as Holly- Wood to s closest friends and Baby Charles to Brooldin. We were a blessed to know him and be a part of his life. He will be forever missed but always in our hrts. Friends may "iave con- dolences for the%,fai?llcV, via an online guestbook at www.pmcfh.com or on our facebook page www. facebook/ pmcfh. Jerry Lee Going 1943-2012 Jerry Lee Going, 68, died July 22, 20 12 in Weleetka, OK after a long illness. A graveside ser- vice was held at 11:00 a.m. Sat- urday, July 28, 20 12 at Lawson Cemetery in Yale, OK. Strode Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Jerry was bom September 11, 1943, in Stillwater, OK, to Lester lee and Reba Evelyn Howerton Going. He joined the U.S. Army in 1962 where he received commendations as a sharpshooter and marksman and the Good Conduct Medal. He was married to Julie Marder in Leeds, England and later divorced. He eventually went to work for the National Security Agency where he spent many years serving his counlry throughout the world, including Italy, England, Thai- land, Africa and the Middle East. After retiring he settled in Yakima, Washington. He loved all types of music, was an avid game player especially chess and checkers, had a great sense of humor and loved techie gadgets. He is survived by his brother, Robert I_ester Going and wife Jane of Decatur, GA, his sis- ters Rebecca Susan Gaskill and husband Gary of Okemah, OK,and Sharon Kathleen McFarlin and husband Steve of Carney, OK, his daugh- ters, Gina Mae Romano and husband Victor and Natalie Warman and husband, Zach- ary and two grandchildren: Kayla Mae Craig and Colin Warman. He was predeceased by his parents Lester Lee and Reba Evelyn Going and his brother, Daniel Arthur Going. Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com. ALSA, Dtuy Tlmtu, Fotndtr Clint Lore and Dawn Drevs Drevs, Lore to Wed Robert I. Hesser and the late Bertha Mae Hesser of Glencoe wish to announce the engagement of their daughter, Dawn Drevs, of Glencoe to Clint Lore of Perkins, son of Dickey and Earline Lore of Perkins. The wedding will be held in Glencoe on August 11, 2012. t Staff & Casket Two-Piece Grave Liner Packages starting at $3,730: 010 8 Dunam, 8tWwmr ,  TI 8TILATER AREA 81NCE 1889 Ill I I ::i .......................................... iiri;I ...................................