The Edmond Sun


October 22, 2012

Debra Ann Gary

EDMOND —     Debra Ann Gary, 51, of Whitesboro, Texas, passed away Saturday, October 20, 2012 at her residence. She was born May 24, 1961 in Granite City, Ill. to William K. Gary and Mary Ann (Fox) Gary.

    She enjoyed animals, riding horses and fishing. She loved her family, especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed making people laugh and had a big heart.

    Survivors include her husband, Wayland Faulkner of Whitesboro; daughter Nicole Crews and husband Kevin King of Grand Prairie, Texas; two grandchildren, Hailey Ann Edwards and Nathan Trevor Crews; her parents, Mary Ann Lees of Edmond, Okla.,  and Bill Gary and wife, Kay of Oklahoma City, Okla.; step-mother Sherry Gary of Oklahoma; two sisters, Denise Howard and husband Bobby of Edmond, and Lene Gary of Montpelier, Vt.; a brother, Jon-Michael Lees and wife Connolly of Austin, Texas; nieces and nephews, Jessica McManus, Emily Howard, Sam Howard and Henry Lees; and other extended family and friends.

    Funeral services will be  2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 at Meador Funeral Home Chapel in Whitesboro, Texas.  Interment will follow in Georgetown Cemetery in Pottsboro, Texas. Visitation will be 12 - 2 p.m. Wednesday, prior to the service.

    To sign the online registry, go to

Text Only
  • LaVerne Warren upload.jpg LaVerne V. Warren

        LaVerne V. Warren, 96, passed away on July 26, 2014 in Yukon, Okla. She was born in Lawton, Okla. on June 28, 1918 the fourth of seven children born to Roy and Agnes Atwood.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • John Mattingly upload.jpg John Mattingly

        John Mattingly, 85, went to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on July 23, 2014 after a brief illness.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Emma Marie Pridemore

        Heaven gained a sweet new angel in the early morning hours of July 21, 2014 in Emma Marie Pridemore.

    July 25, 2014

  • George Herschell Fancher, III

        Funeral services for George “Little George” Herschell Fancher, III, 41, of Edmond, Okla., will be 10 a.m. Friday, July 25, 2014 in the Butler Baptist Church, Butler, Okla.

    July 23, 2014

  • Irene Moore upload.jpg Lena Irene Moore

        Lena Irene Benson Moore, 99, passed away  Friday, July 11, 2014.  She had lived in Seguin, Texas, near her daughter Gail, since June 2010.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mary Bilyeu upload.jpg Mary Margaret Bilyeu

        Mary Margaret Bilyeu, lovingly known by family and friends as “Mimi”, left this life doing what she loved, adventurously climbing the steep mountains at Grand Teton National Park. Mimi was born November 19, 1969 to John Richard and Ann Marie (King) Conley in Oklahoma City.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • garner4.jpg Family, friends remember Garner’s Norman roots

    Flowers started arriving at the James Garner statue at Main Street and Jones Avenue Sunday morning after residents learned of the famed actor and Norman native’s death Saturday night in California.

    July 21, 2014 2 Photos

  • Preston Brown upload.jpg Preston Brown

        Preston Brown, 74, was born to J.S. and Maurine Brown on December 18, 1939 in Monterey, Tenn. After graduating from Monterey High School in 1957, he joined the United States Air Force. He was honorably discharged in 1964.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Curtis Hayes upload.jpg Curtis Joseph Hayes

        Curtis Joseph Hayes, 78, long-time resident of Edmond, Okla., passed away July 17, 2014. Curt was born Feb. 28, 1936, in Ponca City, Okla., to Bernard and Virginia Hayes. He was a proud graduate of Oklahoma State University and member of the U.S. Army.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Rick Parkins upload.jpg Rick Parkins

        Rick Parkins, 57, of Fairview, Okla., formerly of Edmond, Okla., passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo