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

Lila Mae Abbott

Date of Birth: May 31, 1913
Date of Death: February 12, 1991

Burial Date February 14, 1991

Funeral services were held at the First Baptist Church in Okeene, with Reverend Keven Kellogg officiating.

Lila Mae Abbott was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, on May 31, 1913, to Robert Gardner and Betty Davis.

She married Wayne H. Abbott in Medford on April 17, 1932.

She is survived by her husband Wayne; daughter Dorothy Lee Emmons and husband Keith Emmons of Okeene; two sisters Lillian Kolmer of East Aurora, New York, and Betty Durham of Picayune, :Mississippi; five grandchildren; many nephews and nieces.