Sulphur Times-Democrat

Evan Blayne Chadwick, 37, Mill Creek was born October 20, 1977 in Tulsa, to Clint and Drew (Snow) Chadwick. He passed away Wednesday Sept.23 in Pauls Valley. A private family service will be at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Sulphur. He married Erica (Ott) Chadwick in Pauls Valley, on February 9, 2010. He grew up in Sand Springs and Sapulpa before moving to Sulphur, He attended school in Sulphur. Evan worked for the Chickasaw Nation in various jobs, the latest being with the Gaming Commission as gaming auditor. He is survived by his wife, Erica, Paoli; two daughters, Ella Raine Chadwick and Emmy Kaine Chadwick, both of Paoli; parents, Clint and Drew Chadwick, Mill Creek; three sisters, Jillian Kane Chadwick James, Ada, Kendall Drew Bellefeuille and her husband, Chuck, Sulphur and Cale Cameron Chadwick, Mill Creek;one brother, Kenton Blair Chadwick and his wife, Holly, Norman and his grandparents, J. W. and Betty Chadwick, Mill Creek. Online condolences may be sent to

Leila Paulette Lacy Cropper was born to Barbra McKreynolds Lacy and Noble Lacy on August 14, 1948 in Avondale, Ariz., and died on September 9, 2015 in her home in Sulphur. Services are pending. She grew up in the Phoenix area where she met and married the love of her life, Charles William Cropper, together they had five wonderful children. They moved to California in the mid 70’s then eventually to Sulphur. Paulette had many joys in life such as being a mother and grandmother, she loved the outdoors, fishing, camping, hiking, but gardening was her favorite. She was often told she had two green thumbs because there wasn’t a plant that she couldn’t grow. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and a loving friend to many. She is survived by her four daughters, Carla Kirkpatrick and husband, John of Sulphur, Charlotte Cropper of Sulphur, Carol Palmer and husband, Steve, of Springer, Cassie Jones and husband, Wesley, of Ada and her one son, Chuck Cropper, of Spokane, Wash.; five of her siblings, Priscilla ChrisAhr, of Clinton, Tenn., Dona Manios, of Gunbarrel, Texas, Janice Wasilowski and Virgil Wasilowski, of Sulphur Springs, Texas and Michael Alread and wife, Lisa of Phoenix, Ariz. and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews, 18 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by both parents, Barbra Palmer and Noble Lacy, three sisters, Cynthia Janes, Vicky Hampton and Jody Graham, one brother Roger Lacy and one granddaughter, Danielle Moose.

Memorial services for Paul Henry Foust, 76, Sulphur, will be at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 2, 2015 at Sulphur United Methodist Church with Rev. P. J. Stewart officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Sulphur. Born November 28, 1938 in Tulsa, to Clarence and Emla (Williams) Foust, he passed away Saturday, Sept. 26, in Sulphur. He grew up in the Tulsa area, where he graduated from Central High School in Tulsa. He married Shirley Ayres on June 5, 1958 in Tulsa. She preceded him in death January 29, 2013. Paul had worked as an engineer for Burlington Northern Railroad. He had lived in Sulphur the past six years. He married Caroline Trent on November 3, 2013 in Summers, Ark. While in Sulphur he served as minister at Asher and Sulphur Assembly of God Church Churches. He is survived by his wife, Caroline Foust, Sulphur; daughters and sons-in-law, Debbie Campbell and Mike, Glenpool and Denise Henry and Doug, Sulphur; son and daughter-in-law, Doug Foust and Mandy, Rockaway Beach, Mo.; five grandchildren, Jeremy Rogers, Rance Foust, Troy Foust, Faith Henry, Luke Henry; four great grandchildren; one brother: Leroy Foust, Tulsa and one sister, Lois Givens, Tulsa. Online condolences may be sent to

Graveside services for Robert Franklin Turpin, 81, will be held 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 30, at the Cache Cemetery with Barry Taylor officiating. Arrangements will be under the direction of Hale’s Funeral Home of Davis. Robert was born September 27, 1934 in Calumet to the late Frank Wesley and Laura Lorene (Wilkins) Turpin. He died Sunday, Sept. 27, in Antlers. Robert and Naola Ione Nusz were married on October 11, 1958 in Clayton, N.M. Robert grew up in the Geary area. He spent most of his career working in the retail grocery business. He and Naola owned and operated the Sonic Drive-In in Berryville, Ark., for four years. In 1997, Robert retired after 30 plus years in the in the grocery business. Robert was also a published author, writing numerous western history books, magazine articles, as well as e-books. In his spare time, he enjoyed treasure hunting. Survivors include his wife Naola; two sons, Randy Turpin, Davis and Phillip Turpin, Yukon; four grandchildren; one great-granddaughter and one sister, Carol Ables, Antlers. In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by a daughter, Robin Wilson-Fishgrab; a sister, Elsie Robertson and brother, Paul Turpin. On line condolences may be offered at

Funeral services for Ali Niroo, 42, Sulphur, are pending with DeArman Funeral Home in Sulphur. Mr. Niroo died Monday in an Ardmore hospital. A full obituary will appear in next week’s issue of the Times-Democrat.