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HANES — Rev. James Willard Hanes, 83, of Waynoka died Oct. 22, 2014. He was a retired Associate Member.
Jim was born July 10, 1931, at Hall Summit, La. On Nov. 19, 1951, he married Nancy Eubanks in Newport, R.I.
After he served 21 years in the Air Force, the couple moved to Oklahoma City.
 After he answered the call to ministry, he pastored at Crescent/Marshall, Mountain View, and Waynoka between 1981 to 1995.
When he retired, he and son Jimmy owned and operated Jim’s Sand Toys. They sold the company in 2007.
Survivors include his wife and son; a daughter, Rev. Pamela Hanes Zolczer; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Service was Nov. 1 at Cheyenne Valley United Methodist Church. Memorial gifts to: Waynoka or Cheyenne Valley churches.

ALBRECHT — Phyllis C. Albrecht, 69, of Camden, N.Y., died Nov. 4, 2014. She was the wife of Rev. Joseph B. Albrecht, who served churches in Oklahoma for 23 years.
Phyllis was born Dec. 24, 1944, in Oneida, N.Y. On March 17, 1962, Phyllis and Joe married in Florence UMC.
She was a church youth leader and Vacation Bible School teacher.
Survivors include Rev. Albrecht; daughter Lynette; sons Joseph, Jeffery, and James; and 11 grandchildren.
Service was Nov. 15 at LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Camden.
  •  Manilla Taylor, 95, of Oklahoma City died Nov. 4. She was the mother of Rev. Michael Fletcher-Taylor.

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