The Edmond Sun

Obituaries

Obituaries
  • Mickey Rooney, celebrated child actor, dies at 93

    Mickey Rooney, a celebrated child actor who embodied the All-American boy in the "Andy Hardy" films of the 1930s and '40s and became one of the era's top box-office draws, has died. He was 93.
    Rooney, whose roller-coaster show-business career was marked by an often-turbulent personal life, died Sunday at his home in Los Angeles. Los Angeles Police Commander Andrew Smith and the Los Angeles County coroner's office confirmed his death. The cause was not disclosed.

    April 7, 2014

  • Steven Vaughn upload.jpg Steven Dale Vaughn

        Steven Dale Vaughn, 53, a 30-year resident of Edmond, passed from this life at his home, Wednesday, March 19, 2014. Funeral services were Wednesday, March 26, at Sanders Funeral Chapel in Kingfisher, Okla., officiated by Rev. Leon Seaton. Interment followed at the Kingfisher Cemetery.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • joe thompson upload.jpg Joe Ray Thompson

        Joe Ray Thompson, 85, was born August 4, 1928, or so his mom told him.  Ever the faithful man, he went to meet his Lord on April 3, 2014.  Joe was born to Charlie and Maybell Thompson in Wynnewood, Okla., the youngest of 10 children.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • Barbara Ruth Haiduk Barbara Ruth Haiduk

    Barbara Ruth Haiduk, 71, was born October 26, 1942 in Ringling, Okla.  She left us to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 29, 2014.

    April 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • Carla Jo Clark Carla Jo Clark

    Carla Jo Clark, 47, of Edmond, Okla., lost her brave battle with cancer on March, 29, 2014 and has now gone on ahead of the family to be with the Lord.

    April 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • Beverly Poston upload.jpg Beverly Ann Poston

        Beverly Ann Poston, 74,  passed away March 30, 2014. She was born August 31, 1939, in Terre Haute, Ind., to Garland and Ruby Gilbert.

    April 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Beverly Ann Poston

        Funeral services for Beverly Ann Poston, 74, of Edmond, Okla. will be 2 p.m. Thursday April 3, 2014 at Smith Memorial Chapel, Guthrie with Interment at Summit View Cemetery.

    March 31, 2014

  • Mary Katherine Roberts

        Mary Katherine “Kathy” Roberts, 54, of Jones, Okla., passed away Friday, March 28, 2014. She was born September 26, 1959 in Merced, Calif.

    March 31, 2014

  • BURKETT LETA upload.jpg Leta Carey Weaver Burkett

        Leta Carey Weaver Burkett was born March 10, 1914 and ended her earthly journey on March 27, 2014 at the age of 100 years and 17 days at her home at Jefferson’s Garden Assisted Living.  She was born near Maysville, Okla. to Cordis and Clemmie Weaver, the fourth of five children.

    March 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Don White upload.jpg Don R. White

        Don R. White, 72, of Edmond, Okla., was born January 25, 1942 in Charlotte, N.C., and passed away at his home Saturday, March 15, 2014 after battling leukemia for several months.

    March 27, 2014 1 Photo