Hundreds of people joined university staff and state dignitaries for Pickens’ second memorial since his death. Pickens, a 1951 graduate of Oklahoma A&M, died at his home in Dallas on Sept. 11 at age 91. The first service was held last week in Dallas at Highland Park United Methodist Church.

Staff Photographer

Ian has worked for the Tulsa World since 2015 as a staff photographer. He graduated from Western Kentucky University with a degree in photojournalism. His work has been featured in the New York Times, LA Times and by The Associated Press.