Obituaries



Douglas “Gibby” Gibson

Posted by on Sep 15, 2019 in Obituaries | 0 comments

Douglas “Gibby” Gibson

Douglas “Gibby” Gibson age 29, went to be with the Lord on September 11, 2019.  He was born and raised in Hawthorne, Nevada.  He was a graduate of Noble High School in 2008 and immediately started serving in the United States Navy as an active duty Sailor for 4 years.  He continued his military service for another 6 years as a reservist. Douglas “Gibby” Gibson age 29, went to be with the Lord on September 11, 2019.  He was born and raised in Hawthorne, Nevada.  He was a graduate of Noble High School in 2008 and immediately started serving in the United States Navy as an active duty Sailor for 4 years.  He continued his military service for another 6 years as a reservist. Douglas had a strong love for public service that manifested itself through his work at the Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office.  He also enjoyed volunteering for various causes through his agency. He was a talented artist and used his creativity in the area of photography, drawing, woodwork and crafting knives. Douglas also enjoyed storm chasing, bonding with his buddy Trooper, and practicing jiu-jitsu with his wife Sarah whom he also enjoyed spending quality time with through simple activities such as watching television, talking together, or watching the storms roll in on the front porch.  Recently Douglas was enjoying time in prayer, studying through devotions and journaling. Douglas is survived by his loving wife, Sarah Marie Gibson of Noble, Oklahoma; parents, Rhoda Koch and Keith Koch of Hawthorne, Nevada;  brother, Vince Koch of Astoria, Oregon and sisters, Mary Ruth Koch and Maggie Koch of Hawthorne, Nevada, and Curstin Rutherford of Mary Esther, Florida. Douglas is preceded in death by his grandparents, Doyle and Ruth Brannon, grandfather John Gibson and his uncle, James Armstrong. Services will be held at Victory Family Church on Tuesday, September 17th at 2 pm. Victory Family Church 4343 N. Flood Ave Norman, OK 73069 Arranged and Directed By McMahan’s Funeral...

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Velma Ruth Calvert

Posted by on Sep 9, 2019 in Obituaries | 0 comments

Velma Ruth Calvert

Velma Ruth Calvert was born to Franklin Hale and Ethel Dearmore Simmons on March 20, 1932, in Tribbey, OK.  She departed this life at the Noble Health Care Center on September 4th, at the age of 87 years.  Ruth graduated from Noble High School.  In 1949, she and Roy Lee Calvert were united in marriage at McKiddyville, OK.             Ruth attended nursing school at St Anthony’s School of Nursing, graduating as an LPN in 1962.  She was employed with Morningside and Holiday Heights Nursing Homes in Norman for over 50 years. She and Roy had a strong faith in the Lord.  They loved Southern gospel music.  She enjoyed making her daughters clothes, making Barbie clothes, reading, crocheting, and watching game shows.  She was an avid Thunder and OU basketball fan.  She loved working in her yard, and continued to do so, even until the age of 86.              Those who preceded her in death include her parents, her husband Roy, and 2 brothers, Bob and Bill Simmons.  Ruth is survived by her son Kevin Calvert and wife Trisha, daughters, Lynn Jordan and husband Keith, Gail Hilty and husband Jim, and Dayla Hayes and husband Gary.  She also has 8 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, and many other relatives and friends that will miss her dearly. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a donation to the Noble Public Schools Foundation for Academic Excellence.   VISITATION HOURS: 3:00pm-5:00pm Sunday, September 8th McMahans Funeral Home FUNERAL SERVICE: 10:00am Monday, September 9th McMahans Funeral Home INTERMENT: Noble IOOF Cemetery   Arranged and Directed By McMahans Funeral...

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KRISTEN BREANNE ROBERSON

Posted by on Sep 3, 2019 in Obituaries | 0 comments

KRISTEN BREANNE ROBERSON

KRISTEN BREANNE ROBERSON     If all dogs go to heaven, they are most likely being played with and taken care of now by Kristen!  Kristen Breanne Roberson arrived in her heavenly home on Thursday, August 29th, 2019 at the age of 19.     Kristen defied odds, loved deeply, gave generously, lived humbly, and embraced uniqueness.  Her love for art, music, and the great outdoors was only surpassed by her love for animals.  From a very young age, Kristen found great joy in taking care of God’s creatures and on many occasions would rescue and nurse back to health those that were lost or hurting.   Kristen also cared for her family.  She loved to cook and found great joy in cooking dinner for her family. She enjoyed working in the children’s ministry at Discover Church where she served with her family.   Kristen is survived by her Mother and Father, Kelly and Dempsy Roberson, Sister Deven Roberson, Brother Colten Roberson, Paternal Grandmother Diane Roberson Head and husband Jay, her fiancé William James Bachman, Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and many friends that will miss her dearly.   VISITATION HOURS: 4-7pm Wednesday, September 4th at McMahan’s Funeral Home     MEMORIAL SERVICE for Kristen will be held on Thursday, September 5th at 11:00 am at Noble Assembly of God.     ARRANGED AND DIRECTED BY MCMAHAN’S FUNERAL HOME...

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LARRY RAY KEENER

Posted by on Aug 31, 2019 in Obituaries | 0 comments

LARRY RAY KEENER

 Larry Keener, (74) of Noble passed away on August 28th at the Norman Regional Hospital.

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