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

Wayne Abbott

Date of Birth: December 04, 1910
Date of Death: February 11, 1994

Burial Date February 15, 1994

Funeral was held at the First Baptist Church in Okeene, with Reverend Robin Cowin officiating.

Wayne Abbott was born December 4, 1910, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, to James and Eulah Grizzell Abbott.

He married Lila Mae Gardner on April 17, 1932, in Medford, Oklahoma.

He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law Dorothy Lee and Keith Emmons; five grandchildren; one great-grandson; two brothers Veldon Abbott of Dewey and Hardy Abbott of Colorado Springs, Colorado; one sister Adalene Smith of Newkirk; and many nieces and nephews.