Emmitt Othell Maxey, 79

Born June 23, 1942

Died October 20, 2021

Charles Alonzo Wright, 88

Born December 22, 1932

Died October 19, 2021

Gordon "Jack" Morrow, 87

Born June 1, 1934

Died October 18, 2021

Deann D. Gist, 52

Born March 13, 1969

Died October 17, 2021

Marvin Henry Gilliland, 74

Born November 17, 1946

Died October 17, 2021


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Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 7:33 AM

The Oklahoma State Department of Health will host a virtual career fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 29 in an effort to hire approximately 70 nurses statewide.

“Oklahoma needs more nurses, right now, to assist with COVID-19 vaccinations,” said Amy Gaither, Director of Nursing Service for OSDH. “This is a great time for RNs and LPNs to join the field of public health and make a positive difference in people’s lives and their local community.”

Online registration is open now for the Statewide RN Virtual Career Fair at

OSDH staff will be available during the one-day hiring event to answer questions about nursing careers in public health.

Available positions include standard 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. work shifts, Mon. through Fri., and enjoy additional employee benefits including benefit allowance, and time off for holidays. 

If you are interested in a nursing career with OSDH, but are unable to attend, send your resume, city or county of interest, and desired salary to