Class of 1904

Norman “Ben” Monnett

March 21, 1884 – January 14, 1964

Norman Ben Monnett, 79, former Perry area resident, died in a traffic accident 6.6 miles east of Yale, Oklahoma.

He was born March 21, 1884 in Kansas to Norman Nash and Eliza J (Sawyer) Monnett. In 1904 he graduated from Perry high school and worked as a druggist.

Four children were born to Monnett and his wife, Elsie (Daniel).

His family farmed north of Perry about 60 years ago. Services were in charge of a Yale funeral home.