City council passes mask resolution

By Alisha Thompson Here’s a quick refresher before we begin. Ordiance: is a law made by a municipality or other local authority. Resolution: a formal expression of opinion, will or intent voted on by an official body or assembled group. Four of the five city councilmen voted yes for Resolution 569 establishing guidelines for face…

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Davis produces five champions at Bethel

The Davis junior high wrestling team travelled to Bethel on Jan. 9 and hauled home a load of gold and silver medals. All 11 wrestlers placed in the top four of the pool-style tournament and the team finished with the second-best winning percentage of any team in the event and just 1.5 points out of…

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Lowetta Fern Bolding

Lowetta Fern Bolding was born Dec. 14, 1934, in the Hickory Community to the late Harvey and Dovie (Stevens) Baker. She died Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Oklahoma City, at the age of 86 years and 23 days. Lowetta and Kenneth Arlen Bolding were married on Jan. 2, 1954 in Ada. He preceded her in…

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Ralph Edward “Ed” Bellamy

Ralph Edward “Ed” Bellamy died Jan. 5, 2021, at the age of 80. Bellamy was born on Jan. 29, 1940, in Anadarko, Okla., to Clyde and Ethel Bellamy. In 1945, the family moved to Sulphur where he spent his childhood years and graduated from Hickory High School in 1957. He married the love of his…

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Betty Sue Mainard

Betty Sue Mainard, who resided in Charleston, Ark., passed away Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021, at her home. She was born Sept. 17, 1944, in Paris, Ark., to the late Garland Williams and Regina Greb Williams. She was 76 years old. She was preceded in death by three sisters and two brothers. Betty was a homemaker.…

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Carl Warren Hood

Funeral services for Carl Warren Hood will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. at Crossway First Baptist Church in Sulphur, with Pastor Bill Leveridge officiating. Interment will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery in Sulphur. Hood was born Feb. 14, 1939, in Sulphur to the late Grady and Hattie (Crane) Hood. He died Jan.…

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Ruby Lee (Renegar) Beasley

Ruby Lee (Renegar) Beasley was born on Nov. 6, 1910, North of Caddo Creek near Ardmore, Okla. Beasley passed away on Jan. 8, 2021, in Sulphur, Okla. at the age of 110 years old. Beasley was living independently at her own home in Sulphur, just before her death. Beasley grew up with her four sisters…

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Fred Lamb

Funeral services for Fred Lamb are pending with Hale’s Funeral Home of Sulphur. Lamb was born Jan. 26, 1953, and died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021, in Norman. A full obituary will be published in next weeks The Davis News.

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Donald Jack Vogt

Donald Jack Vogt was born Jan. 13, 1943, in Dennison, Iowa, to the late Jack and Minnie (Namanny) Vogt. He died Jan. 5, 2021, in Oklahoma City, at the age of 77. Vogt grew up in the Dennison area. Early in his life, he served in the Army National Guard. Throughout his working years, Vogt…

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