A guest book is available at Gibbs Alexander, 92, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday July 8, 2009, in Norman. Linda was born on March 21, 1917, to Wadie and Manny (Cumseh) Gibbs, in Sasakwa.
She moved to Norman, in 1962 where she retired from the State of Oklahoma in 1985 after working for 27 years at the Griffin State Memorial Hospital.
Sunday, June 28, 2009, at Middle Creek #2 Baptist Church. Pallbearers will be Tommy Wolfe, Tony Walker, Gilbert Walker, Steve Walker, Squegee Yargee, and Brian Alexander.
Thursday, July 23, 2009, at Riverside Indian Baptist Church at 219 East Jefferson in Tecumseh. Friday, at Hitchittee Indian Methodist Church (five miles east of Little and a half-mile north of SH 99A). Saturday, July 25, at the Hitchittee Indian Methodist Church.
Pastor John Spradlin of Riverside Indian Bapitst Church will officiate the service.
He is preceded in death by his wife; parents; brother, Billy Gene Alexander; and sisters, Lorene Jackson, Lucille Byington, and Sarah Walker.
He is survived by his brother, Hubert Alexander; two sisters, Pauline Walker and Virginia Bolen; three sons, Phillip Alexander, Ledon Alexander, and Leroy Alexander Jr.; three daughters, La Doria Williams, Claudine Malone, and Elizabeth Beck; fifteen grandchildren; and fourteen great-grandchildren. Saturday, June 27, 2009, at Stout-Phillips Funeral Chapel and 7 p.m.
She was a wonderful loving mother, grandmother and friend, she will be missed dearly.
A memorial service was held Thursday July 9, 2009 at 4 p.m. She served as secretary of the Benevolent Fund, was a member of the Sunday School and ladies missionary society. She is preceded in death by her parents, brother, L. Interment will follow at Wisner Cemetery, in Wetumka.
Leonard Joe Alderson, Jr., age 58, died Sunday, Jan. Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Thursday, Jan. in Konawa, under the direction of Swearingen Funeral Home, in Konawa. She is preceded in death by her parents and sister Eula Mae Johnson. Thursday, April 23, 2009, at Sand Creek Cemetery, in Cromwell, with Dr. He was a retired maintenance technician at Central State Hospital, in Norman, where he retired after 21 years of public service in 1983.
He was also a retired member of the Oklahoma National Guard and was honorably discharged Feb. He is survived by his sons, Raymond Alexander, of Sturgeon, Mo., Marvin Alexander, of Shawnee, Paul Alexander, of Tecumseh, and David Alexander, of Hartsville, Tenn.; daughter, Bonnie Gibson, of Mounds; 27 grandchildren; 36 great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild. Pallbearers will be: Chris Hays, Jimmy Gibson II., Paul Alexander Jr., Gary Tilkens, Taz Alexander and Jason Alexander. He will be taken to the home on Thursday, Nov.19, 2009 for an evening wake service.
On June 4, 1989 he was ordained as a Baptist Minister.
He married Katherine Jo Hawkins March, 2, 1967, in Midwest City.
Survivors include his wife, Judy, of the Home; sons Charles Todd Abbiss, of Wewoka, Joseph Eugene Abbiss and wife Jodi, of Midwest City; grandchildren Anya Knight, of Wewoka, Alexis Gentry, of Spaulding, and Reylli Abbiss, of Wewoka; two great-grandchildren; sister, Nancy Cook, of Claremore; and other relatives and friends. Graveside services are scheduled for 11 a.m., Friday, July 17, 2009 at Sunny Lane Cemetery, in Del City. Messages of condolence can be sent to the family online at Seminole County Resident Lois Marie (Carpitcher) Adachi died Wednesday, June 17, 2009 at St. She was a homemaker and a member of the Victory Baptist Church, in Oklahoma City.