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

Lewis E. Abshire

Date of Birth:
Date of Death: November 25, 1981

U.S. Veteran

Burial Date November 27, 1981

Age 56 yrs.

Funeral services were held in Lafayette, Louisiana, graveside services in Eagle City; Reverend Chester Allen Long officiating at both.

Birth date and parents unknown.

Lewis E. Abshire served with the SeaBees in the South Pacific during World War II.

Marriage not mentioned.

He is survived by his wife JoNell of Lafayette, Louisiana; two sons George E. Abshire of Norman, and Arlie W. Abshire of Oklahoma City; a daughter Karen Sue Abshire of Lafayette, Louisiana; a stepson Lee Reynaud of Lafayette, Louisiana; a brother, Willey Abshire of Oklahoma City.