Obituaries

Rhonda Hager
B: 1959-07-15
D: 2020-10-25
View Details
Hager, Rhonda
Joanna Mott
B: 1936-05-19
D: 2020-10-25
View Details
Mott, Joanna
Robert Howard
B: 1948-10-03
D: 2020-10-24
View Details
Howard, Robert
Steven Shelley
B: 1981-06-07
D: 2020-10-24
View Details
Shelley, Steven
Elmer Croan
B: 1937-02-18
D: 2020-10-22
View Details
Croan, Elmer
Louis Wayne Robinson
B: 1946-01-17
D: 2020-10-20
View Details
Robinson , Louis Wayne
Mary (Albin) Willis
B: 1926-08-12
D: 2020-10-17
View Details
(Albin) Willis, Mary
Rondel Snow
B: 1944-12-20
D: 2020-10-16
View Details
Snow, Rondel
Madeline Norton
B: 1956-04-20
D: 2020-10-16
View Details
Norton , Madeline
Norma Vanderburg
B: 1932-06-17
D: 2020-10-14
View Details
Vanderburg, Norma
Charles Shepard
B: 1942-02-18
D: 2020-10-09
View Details
Shepard , Charles
LEROY CARLSON
B: 1945-03-28
D: 2020-10-08
View Details
CARLSON, LEROY
Freddie "Fred" Way
B: 1941-11-17
D: 2020-10-08
View Details
Way , Freddie "Fred"
Jacobi Brown
B: 2010-05-12
D: 2020-10-08
View Details
Brown, Jacobi
Norma Rutledge
B: 1939-04-01
D: 2020-10-07
View Details
Rutledge, Norma
Sharon Cornelison
B: 1951-12-17
D: 2020-10-06
View Details
Cornelison, Sharon
David Shepard
B: 1988-03-07
D: 2020-10-05
View Details
Shepard, David
PNCM Carolyn Graham
B: 1950-06-13
D: 2020-10-04
View Details
Graham, PNCM Carolyn
Billy "Bo" McMillen
B: 1977-04-30
D: 2020-10-04
View Details
McMillen, Billy "Bo"
Susan Aday
B: 1959-09-01
D: 2020-10-03
View Details
Aday , Susan
Rex Billingsley
B: 1946-02-03
D: 2020-10-01
View Details
Billingsley, Rex

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1302 Seventh Street
Wilson, OK 73463
Phone: (580) 668-2426
Fax: (580)-701-2576

Immediate Need

If you have immediate need of our services, we're available for you 24 hours a day.

Pre-Arrangement

A gift to your family, sparing them hard decisions at an emotional time.

Obituaries & Tributes

It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.

Order Flowers

Offer a gift of comfort and beauty to a family suffering from loss.

Seeking Guidance: Grief Counseling

The 1969 publication of what was to become a landmark book, On Death and Dying, written by Elizabeth Kubler-Ross changed the way we looked at grief. She described five stage of grieving: denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance–stages which became the foundation of our understanding of the experience of grief for decades.

But later research has shown that we cope with grief not in linear or cyclical stages, but in a back-and-forth process which moves between the experience of sadness, anger, yearning, or crying; and the experience of feeling joy or contentment. This is almost a “safety valve”, giving the bereaved a period of rest in dealing with their grief.

Grief is, you see, work. And it seems the body intuitively knows that such hard work requires periods of rest.  This natural back-and-forth process helps us to achieve the four essential tasks in grieving:

1. To accept the reality of the loss

2. To work through to the pain of grief

3. To adjust to an environment in which the deceased is missing

4. To emotionally relocate the deceased and move on with life

But what if you get stuck? Perhaps you can’t accept this new reality; or maybe working through the pain of grief is wearing you down. That’s when a qualified grief counselor can help.

We are pleased to provide bereavement services for the families we serve. In addition, we have many community-based resources we can recommend to you. For more information, please feel free to ask us at the funeral home, or contact us here.