Meet the candidates
OFFICE SOUGHT: Wagoner City Council, Ward I.
SALARY FOR OFFICE: None, councilors are eligible for health insurance under the city’s plan.
TERM OF OFFICE: Four years.
Family: Wife, Lorie Butler, two children, Jennifer and Brett, and three stepchildren, Kyndle Cantrell, Justin Cantrell and Blake Cantrell.
Occupation: Semi-retired from American Airlines.
Education: Wagoner High School.
Religious Affiliation: First Baptist Church.
Hobbies: Watching sports and working in the yard.
John E. French
Family: Wife, Linda French.
Occupation: Retired from Ross-Martin Co. of Tulsa.
Education: Wagoner High School; University of Tulsa.
Religious Affiliation: First Christian Church of Wagoner.
Hobbies: Tutoring, fishing and rebuilding antique cars.
Family: Wife, Pam Merrell, four children, 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Religious Affiliation: Unavailable.
Family: Wife, Nannette Stanley, and two daughters, Sarah DeForest and Hannah Stanley.
Occupation: Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation game warden.
Education: Bacone College; Southeastern University in Durant.
Religious Affiliation: Assembly of God.
Hobbies: Hunting and fishing.