Lorrie Ann Paden, 53

Born May 27, 1965

Died July 20, 2018

Carol Lee Preston, 75

Born January 9, 1943

Died July 19, 2018

Barbara J. Hammond, 80

Born June 30, 1938

Died July 18, 2018

Bonnie Jane Harrison, 93

Born May 17, 1925

Died July 18, 2018

Scharyl Celeste Gates, 61

Born August 24, 1956

Died July 18, 2018


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Wednesday, December 6, 2017, 1:44 PM

Billy Fleck, 37, of Locust Grove is dead after the Dodge Durango he was driving struck a tree, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

Fleck was driving northbound on Oklahoma Highway 82 eleven miles north of Tahlequah when his vehicle left the left side of the roadway and struck a tree. Fleck was pinned in the vehicle and was extracted with the Jaws of Life by Peggs Fire Department.

He was pronounced dead at the scene with head, trunk (internal and external), arm and leg injuries. His passenger was treated and released for less serious injuries at a Tahlequah hospital. Both men were wearing seatbelts, and the cause of the accident has not been determined.