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Margie Melvina Core

Margie Melvina Core, 85, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020 in Claremore. Margie was born on September 26, 1934 in Scranton, AR to Hassell and Ocie (Knight) Spicer. She graduated from Scranton High School in 1952. Margie married Pat Core on January 2, 1954 and together they raised three children. Though they lived in a few different places over the years, such as Tulsa and Scranton, AR, they considered Vera their home. Margie attended nursing school and became a L.P.N. She was Dr. Henwood’s nurse for a number of years, before retiring from St. John’s. Margie was a hard worker and lived her life to the fullest. She enjoyed gardening, antiquing, making fudge and peanut clusters, and spending time with her family.

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Rod Hamil

On Friday Aug. 21, 2020 Roderick Stephen Hamil, a loving husband and father of five children passed away at the age of seventy four. He was born on Dec. 22, 1945 in Tulsa, Okla. to Leaterice and Dick Hamil. He retired from Terra Nitrogen in 2011 with 32 years of service as a machinist.

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Joesph Lloyd Pennington

Joesph Lloyd Pennington, 83, long term resident of Oologah, died Sunday, August 9. Visitation will be 1:30-6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 16, Dalton Funeral Home, Collinsville. Service will be 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 17, graveside at Oak Hill Cemetery, Oologah.


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