William Ray "Bill" Willis, longtime resident of Granite, OK, passed away October 21, 2014.
Services will be held at 10:00 am, Friday October 24, 2014.
at the Granite United Methodist Church.
In lieu of flowers that memorials be made in Bill's name to The Magnum Education Foundation, The Granite Education Enrichment Foundation, the Granite United Methodist Church or
Thlewarle Indian Baptist Church in Dustin, Oklahoma.
Mr. Willis served on the Oklahoma Mining Commission for many years. He will be greatly missed. Our prayers our with his family.
His obituary is available here.
Thomas J. Knight
Thomas J. Knight, 55, of Edmond, Okla., passed suddenly on Sunday, August 24, 2014, in Delta, Colo., of natural causes. Son of Hobart Jay Knight and Lenora Ann Knight, Tom was born August 30, 1958 in Wichita, Kan. He married Kimberly Sprague of Marion, Ill., in 1985. He graduated from Paonia High School in Paonia, Colo., in 1976. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mining Engineering from Colorado School of Mines in 1982. Upon graduation, Tom worked with Kerr McGee Corporation and later with Abbottsfield /BP Alaska. He currently worked as a consultant with Hughes Brothers. Tom also currently served as Secretary of the Oklahoma Mining Commission.
Tom was preceded in death by his father, Hobart. Survivors include mother Lenora Knight of Paonia, Colo.; wife, Kimberly; son, Ryan Thomas Knight and Cynthia Sun; daughter, Stephanie Dawn Knight and fiancee Evan Dunning all of Edmond; brother Dr. Denis Knight, wife Ginna and children James, Christopher, Charity, DeDe, Acacia, Alonzo, and Novian of Wichita; sister Jaylene Park, husband Stan and children Garrett, Chase, and Hayley of Paonia, Colo.; father- and mother-in-law Paul and Carole Sprague and sister-in-law Tonja Sprague of Marion, Ill.
We will all keep Tom Knight's family in our prayers at this time of their great sadness. Condolences may be sent to his family at: Mrs. Kim Knight, 2828 Berrywood Drive, Edmond, OK 73034 (firstname.lastname@example.org).