Houston Newton, 93, of Eufaula, passed away Friday, July 10, 2020, at the Jack C. Montgomery VA Hospital. Houston was born on Jan. 13, 1927, in Eufaula, Oklahoma, the son of Artie Lee and Willie (Jones) Newton.
The 3-year-old child from Byars who was featured in a story in the June 9 issue of the newspaper has died.
EUFAULA - Douglas Darnell Porter, 71, passed away on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at his home in Tulsa, Oklahoma. A memorial service and final rites will be held at the Veterans Cemetery in Riverside, California.Death Notice
Elsie Florene Harris, 91, of Eufaula, passed away Sunday, June 21, 2020, at her home. Elsie was born on July 22, 1928, in Cedar Glades, Arkansas, the daughter of John Calvin and Vena Levena (Winter) Riley. She attended school in Redden, Oklahoma.
Fred Blanton Jackson, 93, of Eufaula, passed away on June 26, 2020 at his home. Fred was born on Oct. 21, 1926 in Wellington, Kansas to Jasper Andrew, Sr. and Margaret Alto Jackson. He graduated from Classen High School in 1944. While attending Classen High School, Fred was active in band and orchestra, where he played lead trumpet from 1942 - 1944.