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Funeral Planned for OU QB Killed in Plane Crash
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A funeral is planned for Monday for Steve Davis, the former University of Oklahoma quarterback killed in a plane crash in Indiana.
Services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church in Tulsa followed by a private graveside service.
Davis died in Sunday's plane crash in South Bend, Ind., along with 58-year-old Wes Caves of Tulsa. Services for Caves are still pending.
Davis, who was 60, led Oklahoma led to back-to-back national championships in the 1970s.
Federal investigators say the plane had two aborted attempted landings at South Bend Regional Airport before crashing into a neighborhood. Two others on the plane were injured, along with one person on the ground.
Former teammates remember Davis as a strong leader.
Photo courtesy: OU Athletics Communications
Posted: Wednesday, March 20 2013, 09:36 AM CDT
IN OKLAHOMA NEWS
In tornado's wake, worried parents seek out kids
May 21, 2013 08:28 GMT
By NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press
MOORE, Okla. (AP) -- Parents and guardians of children whose elementary schools were damaged in the deadly tornado that ripped through the Oklahoma City area are hoping for happy reunions.
At least 20 children are among the more than 50 reported dead so far in Moore, an Oklahoma City suburb ravaged Monday afternoon by a tornado with winds up to 200 mph. Officials said early Tuesday the death toll could rise by as many as 40.
Many parents seeking their children gathered at a suburban church, listening intently as someone with a bullhorn called out the names of children who were being dropped off. For many families, the ordeal ended in tears of joy. Others were left to wait in the darkness, hoping for good news while fearing the worst.
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