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

John Clinton Abbott

Date of Birth: August 27, 1893
Date of Death: March 28, 1970

U.S. Veteran

Burial Date March 31, 1970

Funeral services were held at the Central Christian Church in Fairview; officiating clergy not mentioned.

John Clinton Abbott was born in Kansas on August 27, 1893; mother Rosa Abbott.

He was a veteran of World War I.

He is survived by his wife Dora of Fairview; two sons Jerry Abbott of Fairview and Irvin Abbott of Purcell; two daughters Mrs. Troy Myers of Clinton and Mrs. John I. Lorenz of Okeene; five brothers Roy Abbott of Amarillo, Texas, Aaron Abbott of Ponca City, Ralph Abbott of San Diego, California; Clarence Abbott of Enid, and Henry Abbott of Fairview; three sisters Mrs. Phoebe Manning of Pueblo, Colorado, Mrs. Ruth Wahl of Akron, Colorado, and Mrs. Minnie Rathbun of Enid; his mother Mrs. Rosa Abbott of Fairview; seven grandchildren.