Nicholas Dustin Petitt

ELGIN - A memorial service for Nicholas Dustin Pettitt, 39, of Elgin will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, June 26, 2020, at the Elgin Funeral Home Chapel. A private family burial will be held at the Fort Sill National Cemetery under the direction of the Elgin Funeral Home.

James A. (Jimmy) Howlingcrane

ANADARKO - James A. Howlingcrane III, also known as “Jimmy” by family and friends, was born on Sept. 7, 1945, in Hobart to James Howlingcrane Jr. and Enosta Viola Hamilton.

Donna Joyce [Dorris] Mansel

ELGIN - Graveside service for Donna Joyce [Dorris] Mansel, 83, of Elgin will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 25, 2020, at Elgin Memorial Cemetery with Larry Thoma officiating. Mrs. Mansel passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2020, in Lawton at the age of 83.

Douglas L. Lovett

STERLING - Funeral service for Doulas Lovett, 84, of Sterling, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 5, 2020, at the Sterling school auditorium. Burial will follow at the Sterling Cemetery under the direction of

Shirley [McCullar] Lafferty

FLETCHER - Funeral service for Shirley (McCullar) Lafferty, 70, of Fletcher, was held Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at the Cyril Assembly of God Church. Burial followed at Fairview Cemetery in Apache under the direction of the Fletcher Funeral Home.

Leslie Joan Meinert

FLETCHER - Leslie Joan Meinert, Fletcher, was born May 21, 1947, in Pittsburgh, Pa., to Lester and Augustine (Wagner) Slocum. She passed away May 4, 2020, in Lawton at the age of 72. A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 9, 2020, at 11 a.m. at St.

Kenneth Garrin Schettler

STERLING - Kenneth Garrin Schettler was born May 24, 2001, in rural Comanche County to Kenneth Edward Schettler and Johnie Mae (Kolzen) Schettler. He was the youngest of five children and grew up in rural Comanche County.

Gerald Dwayne Bentley

ELGIN - Gerald Dwayne Bentley, 80, passed away on May 11, 2020, at his home in Elgin after a lengthy and courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Visitation will be held at Elgin Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Rudolph "Rudy" Bantista

ANADARKO - Rudolph “Rudy” Bantista was born Sept. 24, 1930. He passed away peacefully at 12:40 a.m. on April 22, 2020, at the age of 89 years. Rudy grew up in the Anadarko area and attended St. Patrick Indian Mission. He later attended Haskell.

Madeline Frank Hamilton

Madeline Frank Hamilton passed from this life peacefully on Saturday, April 25, 2020, on the original allotment of great-grandfather Chief Whitebread, with her family by her side. She was born the youngest of three girls to Paul Wolf Frank and Grace Akins (Akeen) on August 23, 1923.