Obituaries

Thomas Stevenson
B: 1927-07-13
D: 2018-06-19
View Details
Stevenson, Thomas
Mildred Walters
B: 1932-12-25
D: 2018-06-18
View Details
Walters, Mildred
Gene Newman
B: 1928-11-20
D: 2018-06-18
View Details
Newman, Gene
John Henderson
B: 1947-11-26
D: 2018-06-18
View Details
Henderson, John
Oman Ledgerwood
B: 1925-05-29
D: 2018-06-16
View Details
Ledgerwood, Oman
Billie Nunley
B: 2018-07-21
D: 2018-06-16
View Details
Nunley, Billie
Paul Kimball
B: 1942-11-07
D: 2018-06-15
View Details
Kimball, Paul
Sandra Luz Gomez de Najera
B: 1961-09-29
D: 2018-06-15
View Details
Gomez de Najera, Sandra Luz
John R. "Sonny" Harper
B: 1953-08-16
D: 2018-06-13
View Details
Harper, John R. "Sonny"
Queba Painter
B: 1948-07-02
D: 2018-06-12
View Details
Painter, Queba
Juanita Clayton
B: 1924-11-19
D: 2018-06-12
View Details
Clayton, Juanita
Carroll "C.G." Brown
B: 1929-04-25
D: 2018-06-11
View Details
Brown, Carroll "C.G."
John Cantrell
B: 1926-12-09
D: 2018-06-11
View Details
Cantrell, John
Bao Pham
B: 1959-01-01
D: 2018-06-11
View Details
Pham, Bao
Wilma "Jean" Davis
B: 1929-12-02
D: 2018-06-10
View Details
Davis, Wilma "Jean"
Robert King
B: 1931-09-15
D: 2018-06-06
View Details
King, Robert
Tommy Canaday
B: 1952-07-01
D: 2018-06-05
View Details
Canaday, Tommy
Dorothy Voyles
B: 1928-09-04
D: 2018-06-04
View Details
Voyles, Dorothy
Billie Scoufos
B: 1927-09-30
D: 2018-06-01
View Details
Scoufos, Billie
Richard Trevino
B: 1940-02-07
D: 2018-06-01
View Details
Trevino, Richard
Flavel Moore
B: 1950-12-29
D: 2018-05-31
View Details
Moore, Flavel

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries

Family Owned and Operated Since 1957

6934 South Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73139
Phone: 405-634-1439
Fax: 405-634-3753

Three Generations Strong.

Learn more About Our Heritage

A Part of the Community.

With 4 Family Owned Locations and our own Cemetery to serve your families.

Obituaries & Tributes

It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.

Seeking Guidance: Grief Counseling

The 1969 publication of what was to become a landmark book, On Death and Dying, written by Elizabeth Kubler-Ross changed the way we looked at grief. She described five stage of grieving: denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance–stages which became the foundation of our understanding of the experience of grief for decades.

But later research has shown that we cope with grief not in linear or cyclical stages, but in a back-and-forth process which moves between the experience of sadness, anger, yearning, or crying; and the experience of feeling joy or contentment. This is almost a “safety valve”, giving the bereaved a period of rest in dealing with their grief.

Grief is, you see, work. And it seems the body intuitively knows that such hard work requires periods of rest.  This natural back-and-forth process helps us to achieve the four essential tasks in grieving:

1. To accept the reality of the loss

2. To work through to the pain of grief

3. To adjust to an environment in which the deceased is missing

4. To emotionally relocate the deceased and move on with life

But what if you get stuck? Perhaps you can’t accept this new reality; or maybe working through the pain of grief is wearing you down. That’s when a qualified grief counselor can help.

We are pleased to provide bereavement services for the families we serve. In addition, we have many community-based resources we can recommend to you. For more information, please feel free to ask us at the funeral home, or contact us here.