Places

  • Ada is also known as: Pontotoc County / Ada city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Nick Blackburn (baseball player), Josh Fields (baseball player), Jeremy Shockey (american football player), Blake Shelton (singer and musician), Dan Cody (american football player), Brandon Quinton (bartender), and Blaine Saunders (actor).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Ada Evening News.

History

Ada is an Oklahoma Main Street City, an Oklahoma Certified City, a Tree City USA member, and a National Weather Service StormReady Community. The city was named after the daughter of an early settler and was incorporated in 1901. Ada is home to East Central University. In the late 1880s, the Daggs family (by way of Texas) became the first family to settle what is now known as Ada, which was originally known as Daggs Prairie. In April 1889, Jeff Reed (a native Texan, and relative of the Daggs family) was appointed to carry the mail from Stonewall to Center (which was later combined with Pickett), two small communities in the Indian Territory. With his family and his stock, he sought a place for a home on a prairie midway between the two points, where he constructed a log house and started Reed's Store. Other settlers soon built homes nearby. In 1891, a post office was established and named after Reed's oldest daughter, Ada. Ada was incorporated as a city in 1901 and grew rapidly with the arrival of the St. Louis and San Francisco Railway line. On April 19, 1909, an...

The official website for the city of Ada is http://www.adaok.com/.

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Ada Obituaries

It was disclosed by Modesto Bee on October 29th, 2015 that Nettie Palmer (Baker) died in Jamestown, California.  Ms. Palmer was 92 years old and was born in Ada, OK.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Nettie's life.

It was noted on May 13th, 2015 that Eileen Ferrel (Tilley) died in Washington.  Ms. Ferrel was 94 years old and was born in Ada, OK.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Eileen's life.

It was reported by Modesto Bee on May 12th, 2015 that Martha L Perry (Wann) passed on in Modesto, California.  Ms. Perry was 76 years old and was born in Ada, OK.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Martha L's life.

It was revealed by Modesto Bee on May 10th, 2015 that Leonard R "Chuck" Roberts perished in Ballico, California.  Roberts was 91 years old and was born in Ada, OK.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Leonard R "Chuck"'s life.

It was reported by Monterey Herald on April 17th, 2015 that John David "Dave" Steed perished in Prunedale, California.  Steed was 81 years old and was born in Ada, OK.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor John David "Dave"'s life.

It was noted by Register Guard on March 13th, 2015 that June Dalene Gallagher (Bourn) passed away in Veneta, Oregon.  Ms. Gallagher was 85 years old and was born in Ada, OK.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor June Dalene's life.

It was disclosed on March 7th, 2015 that Janet Carole "Jan" Rhodes (Compere) passed on in Asheville, North Carolina.  Ms. Rhodes was 79 years old and was born in Ada, OK.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Janet Carole "Jan"'s life.

It was disclosed by The Californian on January 27th, 2015 that James Newton "Newt" Kerr perished in King City, California.  Kerr was 69 years old and was born in Ada, OK.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James Newton "Newt"'s life.

It was written by Centralia Sentinel on December 19th, 2014 that Pat Sloan Stephens (Case) passed on in Centralia, Illinois.  Ms. Stephens was 102 years old and was born in Ada, OK.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Pat Sloan's life.

It was disclosed by Orange County Register on December 14th, 2014 that Maureen B Paul perished in California.  Paul was 96 years old and was born in Ada, OK.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Maureen B's life.

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Ada Funeral Home News

James Carl Hoffman Sr.
Pauls Valley, Oklahoma James Carl Hoffman Sr ... to William Emmel Hoffman and Stilla (Boring) Hoffman. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 2 at the B.G. Boydston Funeral Home Chapel in Lindsay with Pastor Randy Allen officiating.
http://paulsvalleydailydemocrat.com/obituaries/x1507931636/James-Carl-Hoffman-Sr

Darrell C. Mayhew (notice)
and Mabel (Havens) Eyler. He passed away October 22, 2010 in Lindsay, Oklahoma at the age of 65 years. Services for Erie Leon Hubbard, 63, Pauls Valley, formerly of the Ada area, are at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Criswell Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Jamie Perry will officiate.
http://paulsvalleydailydemocrat.com/obituaries/x104121786/Darrell-C-Mayhew-notice

Former West Orange Coach Passes Away
He left FSU, following his coach, and went to East Central University in Ada, OK, where he was All ... Arrangements entrusted to Ocoee Family Funeral Home and Cremation Chapel 101 W. Mckey St. Ocoee, FL 34761 407-656-3079. Please View and sign the family ...
http://www.cfnews13.com/article/sports/2010/october/166372/Former-West-Orange-Coach-Passes-Away

McAlester cooking club holds fall meeting
Members attending included Janis Allford, Lynne Baker, June Boyd, Edlyne Boyer, Joyce Bridges, Nancy Gates, Judy Goodyear, Cheryl James, Linda Johnston, Susan Kanard, Dolores Miller, Sue Miller, Anne Otis, Karen Stobaugh, Dot Thompson, Ada Nell Ward.
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