The Norman Transcript


May 17, 2013

Paul T. Pope

NORMAN — Paul T. Pope, 86, of Norman, passed away May 13, 2013. He was born June 2, 1926, in Mountain View, to Paul and Eretta Pope.

Paul retired in 1989 after 42 years of service working for the U.S. Postal Service. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army.

Paul was an avid bowler and had bowled for more than 25 years. He was a huge OU Sooner fan. Paul enjoyed spending time in the garden.

He is survived by his son, Richard Pope and wife Sandra; daughter, Valerie Jury and husband Randy; six grandchildren, Jeffrey Pope, Marquetta Funderburk, Nickolas Durant, Adrianne Durant, Shelby Jury and Riley Jury; 10 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Betty Pipes; and two nieces, LaGina Phillips and Julie Nebgen.

Paul was preceded in death by his daughter, Angelia Peck; and his parents Paul and Eretta Pope.

Visitation was from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday at the John M. Ireland Funeral Home. Services will be 10 a.m. today at the John M. Ireland Funeral Home, 120 S. Broadway in Moore. Interment to follow at Denver Cemetery.

Services are under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
  • Elizabeth Mary Waters

    Services for Elizabeth Mary Waters, 92, Norman, who died Friday, July 25, of natural causes, will be10 a.m. Tuesday, July 29 at Robinson Street Baptist Church, 801 E. Robinson. Bill Blair will officiate. Viewing will be Monday, July 28, 8 ...

    July 27, 2014

  • James Francis Fynmore

    James Francis Fynmore, III, of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, passed away suddenly Tuesday, July 22, 2014....

    July 27, 2014

  • Thomas ‘Tom’ Chambers

    Although Tom was christened Thomas Previglian, he took his step-father’s name of Chambers as it was easier to spell when he entered grade school. Born in Olean, New York, on March 11, 1943, he transitioned into his new life on July 25, ...

    July 27, 2014

  • John Martin McMahon

    John Martin McMahon, 87, of Norman, passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014. He was born Jan. 30, 1927, to John and Hattie McMahon, in Detroit....

    July 27, 2014

  • Erma Gene Hubbard

    Family matriarch Erma Gene Hubbard passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, in Norman. She was born March 5, 1921, to Harvel Bryan Pitchford and Lillian Floy Moon in Okemah....

    July 27, 2014

  • Betty Jo Tucker

    Betty Jo Tucker, 84, of Rosedale, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Betty Jo Easley was born Dec. 19, 1929, in Rosedale, the third of five children born to Calvin Andrew Easley and Laura Era (Miser) Easley. She spent her early years in ...

    July 27, 2014

  • Berenice Elizabeth Young

    Berenice Elizabeth  Young, 84, died Monday, July 7, 2014. She was born Nov. 27, 1929....

    July 27, 2014

  • Lucille C. Knapple

    Lucille C. Knapple was born June 2, 1927, to Thomas and Emma Morren, in Norman. She was the only girl, with eight brothers. Lucille met and married her husband, James N. Knapple on April 24, 1947. They had three children, Helene, Ann and ...

    July 27, 2014

  • Ulus Price Pooler

    Ulus Price Pooler, 81, departed this earthly life Tuesday, July 22, 2014. He was born Sept. 4, 1932, in Marlow, to Irl Alva and Evie Devada (Ritter) Pooler....

    July 26, 2014

  • Marie Antoinette Maddox Keeling

    Norman has lost one of its oldest residents. Marie Antoinette Maddox Keeling, our “Mimi,” who passed to be with her belated husband, Jack, Thursday, July 24, 2014, at the young age of 95 years. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, ...

    July 26, 2014