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Lumber Proctor

Lumber J. Proctor, 71 year old Holdenville resident since July 2008, passed away Monday, January 11, 2021, in Texarkana, Texas. He was born, the oldest of nine children, on October 30, 1949 in McIntosh County, Dustin, Oklahoma to the late father that passed July 9, 2019, Charlie James Proctor.

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Joseph Mosco

Joseph Mosco was born February 6, 1959 to Richard Gene Mosco and Luella Annis Mosco and passed from this life January 7, 2021 at his home in Wetumka at the age of 61.

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COVID-19 Brings Tragedy to the Black Community Again

The Vernon community joins those across the state in mourning the loss of a visionary pioneer. Andre Head died following after contracting and battling COVID-19 on November 26, 2020. The Vernon Community recently learned of his tragic death in the December 17 issue of the Black Chronicle. He was 72.

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COVID-19 Strikes even closer to home.

McIntosh County loses one of its top lawmen to COVID-19. The Vernon Community has learned through the Indian Journal December 17th, issue that Chief Deputy Lindal Dewayne Hall has died of the coronavirus. The Vernon Community joins in the county wide mourning.

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Black History is Oklahoma History February is Black History Month

If you are looking for an exhibit for display in your community during Black History, look no further than the Oklahoma History Center in Oklahoma City for a traveling exhibit. They offer a variety of subjects for display available for eight weeks. These exhibits bring Oklahoma history and culture to you a nominal fee plus shipping.

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Clearview News

Clearview News: Joel and Margaret Myers of Tulsa are spending the week with Margaret’s mother Marguerite French. Marguerite’s children are taking exceptionally good care of her and are asking for healing prayers. Spoke with Irene Carson, her husband L. C. Carson is doing much better but is continuing to ask for prayers concerning his health. Continue to pray for those who remain on our sick list: Margie Plunkett, Kevin Sinnett, Kurrilue Johnson, Billy Walker, Cornell Lucas, and Jean Chatman.

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Mary Lou Smith

Mary Lou Smith a longtime resident of Weleetka, Ok passed this life on January 10, 2021 at the age of 84. Born August 13, 1936 on Tuskahoma, OK to Jim and Bertha Dill.

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