Bobby (Bob) Wilks, 84

Born September 20, 1937

Died August 17, 2022

Richard Glen Byrd, 60

Born September 1, 1961

Died August 16, 2022

Larance S. Hill, 67

Born October 20, 1954

Died August 15, 2022

Joan Ann (Benge) Gladd, 87

Born December 28, 1934

Died August 14, 2022

Linda McDonald, 79

Born July 20, 1943

Died August 14, 2022


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Monday, June 21, 2021, 8:03 AM

Alex Kimble, 50, of Muskogee drowned in the Verdigris River west of Wagoner at 2 p.m. yesterday, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

Kimble was fishing on the river when a rod and reel fell into the river, the patrol stated. He tried to retrieve the equipment and fell into the water, resurfacing one time, then disappearing.

His body was located by side scanner sonar in 21 feet of water and he was pronounced dead, the patrol reported.

He was not wearing a personal flotation device.