Bandits take tournament honors

By Shauna Salinas The Red River Sun   ALTUS, OKLA. – The Bandits, consisting of players from Childress, Memphis and Wellington, recently competed in the end-of-season tournament held in Altus, Okla. Beginning on Monday, July 12, the schedule had them matched against Quanah, which ended in Quanah forfeiting. This advanced the Bandits to the next…

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Arvis Davis

Arvis Davis, 93, of Paducah, Texas, passed away Monday, July 26, 2021. He was born on March 26, 1928, in Fort Smith, Ark. to Tullis and Mada Smith Davis. Arvis attended school and completed Clarendon Jr. College in Clarendon, Texas. He married Jo Anne Blackwell on August 13, 1948, in Clarendon. Arvis later moved his…

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Bobby R. Weatherly Sr.

Bobby R. Weatherly Sr., resident of Ponca City, Okla., passed away in the home July 21, 2021. He was 85 years old. Bobby Weatherly was born on November 22, 1935, to Virgil Weatherly and Harvey Lee Weatherly (Gaither) in Carey. He was raised in Carey. Bobby Weatherly married his high school sweetheart, Doris Weatherly (Arrington),…

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Katherine Laverne Bird

Katherine Laverne Bird, age 93, passed away in Childress, Texas, on July 23, 2021. Services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, July 26, 2021, at the First United Methodist Church in Childress with Lou Ellerbrook officiating. Burial immediately followed in the Childress Cemetery under the direction of Johnson Funeral Home. Visitation was held from 6-8…

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