Library News

•The Library will close early at 3:00pm on Wednesday, November 22, 2017, for Thanksgiving. We have a Drop Box Slot on the north side of the building, in the alley, for after-hours book returns. Please have a safe holiday!

The Belles & Books Club will be meeting Wednesday, December 13, 2017, from 12:00pm to 1:00pm here in the Community Room of the City Building. The gals read Silver Bells by LuAnne Rice. Bring a lunch to share and join the food, fun, and fellowship!

• Come see the OKC Zoo program ‘Gotta Go!’ A great family program! Friday December 22 at 10:00am in the Fairview Community Center.  And a ‘Special Guest’ just might make an appearance!

• Check out our Facebook page here !

• Our wifi is free, and available to the public 24/7. You  must be on or near the library grounds to use it, though. It is called ‘Free Library Wifi’ and there is no password to use it.

• Make sure you have a good book – or three – to curl up with on a rainy afternoon!


Obituary Resources

Jimmie Wayne Abbott

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U.S. Veteran

Burial Date August 22, 1976

Funeral services were held at the First Baptist Church in Wellington, Kansas, with Pastor Travis Hart and Pastor L. L. Penninger officiating.  No death date is mentioned.

Jimmie Wayne Abbott was born in Lincoln, Kansas; no date mentioned, age given as 39; parents Mr. & Mrs. Wayne Abbott of Okeene.

He served in the United States Coast Guard for many years.

He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Abbott of Okeene; one sister Mrs. Keith (Dorothy) Emmons of Okeene.