McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

August 28, 2013

C.V. Dyer


Submitted report

McALESTER — C.V. Dyer, 78, of Hartshorne, died Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, in Hartshorne.

Family night will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Brown's Chapel in Atoka with Brother James Crowson officiating. Burial will be at Union Chapel Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Brown's Funeral Service of Atoka.

Colleen Kirkland

Colleen Kirkland, 85, of McAlester, died Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, at St. John Medical Center in Tulsa.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Brumley-Mills Chapel. Burial will be at Memory Gardens Memorial Park Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Brumley-Mills Funeral Home of McAlester.

Born Feb. 12, 1928, in Fredrick, she was the daughter of John and Dora (Brannon) Farley. She worked for many years at Seamprufe, then Elsing’s Manufacturing before working at Hunt’s Department store on East Choctaw. In her later years she worked at Walmart before retiring.

Survivors include three sons and daughters-in-law, Ron and Patty Moulton, of Broken Arrow, Keith and Sharon Kirkland, Wichita Falls, Texas, and Tracy and Terri Kirkland, Springdale, Ark.; one daughter and son-in-law, Connie Moulton Whitten and Tom, of Sand Springs; grandchildren and spouses, Matt Moulton, Marc Moulton, Lance Martin, Todd Martin, Sunnye Alexander Beach, Keith Kirkland Jr. and Bryan Kirkland, and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Matt Kirkland, and her parents.