Dorothy Lee Titsworth was born September 4, 1928, in Fort Collins, Colo. to the late Charles E. and Mattie Mae (Taylor) Johnson. She passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at her Okmulgee home surrounded by her family. Dorothy married Kenneth Ray Titsworth and they were married for 72 years. They lived in Van Buren, Ark., California and back to Okmulgee. She was a member of the Second Baptist Church of Okmulgee where she had been active singing with the Silvertones. Kenneth and Dorothy made many mission trips to Mexico. She was also a member of the Rebekah Lodge. Dorothy loved her family dearly. She baked every day and enjoyed cooking for her family. Dorothy will be remembered for her patience and for being the best mom.
John Blaine Bowline of Phoenix, Ariz., passed away on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at the age of 31. John was born on August 27, 1988, in Eueka, Calif. to his parents, Franklin and Durenda (Goodenough) Bowline. Arrangements are entrusted to Schaudt's Okmulgee Funeral Service & Cremation Care.
Maxine Tate, age 53, a resident of Okmulgee, died Monday, May 26, 2020. A Home Going Service is scheduled Saturday, June 6, 2020, 2 p.m., Conversion Ministry Church, 1330 Martin Luther King Dr., Okmulgee, with Pastor Gregory Richardson as eulogist.
Phillip Robert Yarborough, Sr. of Beggs, was born to parents James and Bertha Yarborough in Fountain Inn, S.C., on March 14, 1953. Phillip passed away on May 26, 2020, in Tulsa, at the age of 67. Arrangements are entrusted to Schaudt Okmulgee Funeral Service & Cremation Care Centers.
The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donations to prevent another blood shortage as hospitals resume surgical procedures and patient treatments that were temporarily paused earlier this spring in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.