The Norman Transcript

Crime/Courts

April 30, 2012

Accountant killed in Edmond wreck

NORMAN — A Norman accountant died Saturday after a wreck in Edmond.

The family of Martin Moses, 70, of Norman, is now writing his obituary.

Wyman Atwell, Moses’ son-in-law, on Sunday said the family plans to provide Primrose Funeral Service with the obituary this morning.

Atwell said Moses was involved in a two-vehicle wreck near North Coltrane Road and East Memorial Road.

Oklahoma City police responded to the collision, though officials could not be reached for comment.

Senior Pastor Brent Hardesty of the Norman Community Church of the Nazarene said Moses, a church member, will be missed.

“I know he was a ... well-loved person here in town,” Hardesty said. “We expect that there will be a really strong outpouring of love and respect for the family.”

Assistant District Attorney David Batton, who had lunch with Norman Kiwanis Club volunteer Moses every Tuesday for the past five years, said he was shocked to hear of Moses’ death.

“He was just a wonderful person, a good adviser,” Batton said. “We enjoyed him as you do most of the Kiwanis there — it’s just good fellowship.”

Batton, who is a board member for the local club, said Moses was an involved volunteer who served in a number of the club’s projects, primarily in the Kiwanis Terrific Kids Program.

The program helps elementary students excel in leadership skills.

Moses is survived by his wife, Donna; daughters Kim and Lori; and sons Paul and Steven.

Joel Pruett 366-3540 jpruett@normantranscript.com

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Crime/Courts
  • Junior Police Graduation First Junior Police Academy graduates

    The room went dark and a slideshow flipped through photos of children participating in the first Junior Police Academy as kids chattered excitedly, remembering what they had done over the past two weeks. Norman Police Department hosted ...

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Police log

    Police responded to the following incidents Wednesday: · 5:58 a.m. indecent exposure, 100 block of West Comanche Street · 6:08 a.m. burglary in progress, 100 block of West Hayes Street · 8:09 a.m. larceny report, 100 ...

    July 25, 2014

  • Felonies filed

    The following people were charged with felony counts in the Cleveland County Court Clerk’s Office: · Angela Beth Mendinghall, 36, unauthorized use of a vehicle; driving with a canceled, suspended or revoked license · Daniel ...

    July 25, 2014

  • Crime news

    Norman man charged for possession of child porn A Norman man was charged with possession of juvenile pornography after law enforcement tracked an IP address that child porn had been downloaded from....

    July 25, 2014

  • Shop couple charged again

    A Norman couple whose felony charges were dropped last year for intent to distribute synthetic marijuana out of their aromatherapy shop were charged again Thursday in Cleveland County District Court. Dennis Kirby England, 42, and Christie ...

    July 25, 2014

  • Medical examiner says inmate died of an accidental drug overdose

    The Oklahoma Medical Examiner’s Office on Wednesday said a woman found dead in the Cleveland County jail Feb. 23 died of a drug overdose....

    July 24, 2014

  • Man injured in motorcycle wreck ID’d

    Norman police identified a man transported to Norman Regional Hospital’s emergency room after a two-vehicle collision involving a motorcycle and a car Wednesday....

    July 24, 2014

  • Felonies filed

    The following persons were charged with felony counts in the Cleveland County Court Clerk’s Office: · Kenneth Leo Turk, 64, aggravated count of driving a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol · Kelly Revonn Turner, 21, ...

    July 24, 2014

  • First Junior Police Academy class graduates

    The Norman Police Department will host a graduation ceremony for its first Norman Junior Police Academy class today....

    July 24, 2014

  • Police log

    Police responded to the following incidents Tuesday: · 2:36 a.m. assault report, 700 block of Stinson Street · 7:32 a.m. larceny report, 5400 block of Huettner Drive · 8:30 a.m. larceny report, 800 block of North ...

    July 24, 2014