Clergy Family



• Norma Quinn, from Lawton-Centenary to Oklahoma Conference treasurer, effective Dec. 1.
• Robert Gorrell, from OKC-Church of the Servant to Lawton-Centenary, effective Dec. 1.
• Connie Barnett, new, to OKC-St. Luke’s associate pastor (Asbury campus), effective Nov. 15.
• Brad Humphrey (retired), no longer supplying OKC-Cornerstone, effective Nov. 15.
• Richard Bland (retired), no longer supplying Tulsa-Epworth, effective Oct. 17.
• Lisa Crone, from transitional leave to First Christian Church-Disciples of Christ, Morgantown, W.Va., effective Oct. 15.

• Joseph Fellows Dickie died Nov. 13 in Tomball, Texas. He was the father of Rev. Steven Dickie, who is CEO of Oklahoma Methodist Manor in Tulsa.
• Francis Bartley Sr. died Nov. 6. He was the father of Revs. Francis Bartley, pastor at Hugo-Heritage, and Michael Bartley, campus minister at the Wesley Foundation for Oklahoma State University; and father-in-law of Rev. Lois Bartley, pastor at Valliant and Wright City.
• Artie Ware died Nov. 8, 2016. He was the father of Revs. Scott Ware, pastor at Freedom and Quinlan, and Phil Ware, retired; and grandfather of Rev. Elizabeth Horton-Ware, OCU director of Religious Life, and Debbie Ware of the benefits staff at the United Methodist Ministry Center.

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