Darrell Wayne Florence was born April 25, 1935, to Obie and Marie Florence in Bristow. He departed this life May 7, 2020, at the age of 85 years.
Joretta Carol Kuykendall was born Dec. 25, 1937, to Ernest Carl and Naomi Madelyn Bishop in Bristow. She departed this life May 7, 2020, at the age of 82 years.
Born in Perkins, Oklahoma as the only child of Ferrell Glen (“Sod”) and Mae Ruth (“Ruth”) Souders, Donna loved music and dancing as a child. She graduated from Bristow High School in 1948 and then caught the train to Tulsa to attend Draughon School of Business where she learned accounting, switchboard, typing and shorthand, skills that served her well in her working career. Donna married her high school sweetheart Richard Lee Doak in 1951 and two daughters were born of this union, Karen Lynn and Linda Kaye.
Robert Melton Christy of Bristow, passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2020, in Prague. He was the son of Ruel T and Mary Florene (Benson) Christy and was born on May 15, 1940, in Bristow. Robert was born and raised in Bristow and attended Bristow Public Schools. Following high school, Robert proudly served his country by joining the United States Navy. While in the US Navy, Robert was a Machinist Mate. Robert was a loving husband, father and grandfather and will be missed by many.
Funeral services for Ramona Davis will be held at the Barnett Family Cemetery, south of Depew on Saturday, May 2, 2020 at 2 p.m. Dinner will be at the Davis home. Everyone is welcome. RSVP. Masks will be provided. Come help us celebrate.