MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

December 30, 2013

Deaths 12.31.13


— LOCAL

BEMO, Donald E., 79, retired, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

BLACK, Virginia, 78, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

FIELDS, Steven, 42, disabled, died Dec. 26. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, at funeral home. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Divine Love Christian Fellowship, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

GAMBLE, A.L., 89, trucker/farmer, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. today, New Hope Assembly of God, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HOOPER, Stella M. (Hall), 95, retired from Yaffe Iron and Metal, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, Seventh-day Adventist Church, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

KRALL, Kimberly, 55, disabled, died Sunday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PATTERSON, Marjorie Taylor, 95, homemaker, died Dec. 28. Services 11 a.m. Jan. 10, First Presbyterian Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

THOMASON, Michael Glen, 65, head custodian, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.



AREA

BRAGGS — DAVIS, James Arlis, 74, Slape Cabinets cabinet maker, died Thursday. Family conducted memorial service 10 a.m. Saturday, Braggs Church of Christ, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

EUFAULA — CAGLE, Paul, 60, network engineer, died Friday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — CULLINS, Barbara J., 78, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Muskogee, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

FORT GIBSON — CRAWFORD, Mary E. (Beck), 78, homemaker, died Thursday. Memorial service to take place later in Bakersfield, Calif., Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

TAHLEQUAH — HAVENS, Georgia Sue, 64, Oklahoma Employment Security Commission employee, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Hart Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — CRAWFORD, Paul B., 68, machinist, died Sunday. Services pending, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — HOWERTON, Dianna Lynn, 50, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — MASTERS, Richard, 87, retired from U.S. Postal Service, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. today, New Hope Cemetery, Peggs, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — MITCHELL, Delvin “Mitch,” 91, pilot/Mitch’s Used Cars, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WELLING — JOHNSON, William Wesley, 76, meter reader, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Caney Cemetery, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.



LOCAL TIES

BROKEN ARROW — HUGHART, Karen, 43, West Corp. customer service representative, died Sunday. Visitation 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, at funeral home. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Greenhill Cemetery, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

CLAREMORE — BARNES, Steven Albert, 91, retired from Air Force, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (formerly of Muskogee) — MATHENY, Bobby, 66, Interior Window Coverings owner, died Dec. 22. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Muskogee.

TULSA (formerly of Boynton) — BELTON, Bobby Joe, 69, laborer, died Monday. Services pending, Granger-House of Winn, Muskogee.

TULSA — DALLIS, Ellavee, 91, real estate agent, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TULSA — HAZLEY, Velda Gayle, 78, seamstress, died Dec. 26. Visitation noon to 7 p.m. Friday, at funeral home. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church, Tulsa, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — HODGE, Ronald, 56, died Sunday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — LOTT, Elizabeth J., 77, retired, died Dec. 22. Visitation 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday, at funeral home. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Dyer Chapel, Tulsa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — OLIVER, Mary Frances, died Monday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

VIAN — HENSLEE, Anna B., 85, died Dec. 22. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Assembly of God, Vian, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



SERVICES TODAY

CULLINS, Barbara J., 10 a.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee)

GAMBLE, A.L., 2 p.m., New Hope Assembly of God, Muskogee. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, MUskogee)

HOOPER, Stella, 2 p.m., Seventh-day Adventist Church, Muskogee. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service, Muskogee)

JUSTUS, Lewis “Pa,” 2 p.m., Tahlequah City Cemetery. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

MASTERS, Richard, 11 a.m., New Hope Cemetery, Peggs. (Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner)

MITCHELL, Delvin “Mitch,” 2 p.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner)