MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

November 13, 2012

Deaths 11.14.12


— LOCAL

BROOKS, Joann Geneva, 58, homemaker, died Sunday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

BROWN, Dorthy Faye, 85, nurse, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, North Fork Baptist Church, Eufaula, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

CHRISTOPHER, David Wayne, 51, heavy equipment operator/evangelist, died Oct. 25. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

CLINE, Ricky L., 52, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

LAUDERDALE, Misty G., 47, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

MOORE, Devin Ray, 45, welder, died Friday. Services 1 p.m. today, Southeast Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WALKUP, R. Lee Jr., 62, real estate broker, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Southeast Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WOODS, Clint G., 33, journeyman electrician, died Nov. 7. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, New Hope Baptist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

WRIGHT, Lorine, 62, ACME machine operator, died Nov. 7. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Boulevard Christian Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — CANNON, Joe Kirk, 52, United States Postal Service employee, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, First Baptist Church, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — SNODGRASS, Willie Mae, 72, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Garrett Family Chapel, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — STEINMAN, Margaret, 89, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, First United Methodist Church, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — ADAMS, John Eric, 45, boat dock service welder, died Saturday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, North Fork Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — GRIFFITH, Russell Gene, 81, truck driver, died Tuesday. Services pending, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

PORUM — BROUSSARD, Ragon E., 67, retired railroad, died Monday. Services 10:30 a.m. Friday, Calvary Faith Tabernacle, Fort Gibson, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

TAHLEQUAH — KINGFISHER, Sam Houston, 47, construction, died Monday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — TUCKER, Patricia Ann “Sissy,” 73, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WARNER (formerly of Tahlequah) — ALI, Betty Mae, 60, nurse’s aid, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.



LOCAL TIES

BROOKEN — EPLEY, Ray, 86, retired maintenance machinist, died Monday. No services planned, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, Stigler.

BUNCH — STUDIE, Joyce A., 67, homemaker, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

HANNA — DAVIS, Dowh Henry “D.H.,” 88, cotton gin operator/feed mill supervisor, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

RENTIESVILLE — JONES, Major Lee, infant son of Montell and Stephenie Jones, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Honey Springs Cemetery, Rentiesville, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

ROLAND — POWERS, Calvin Eugene, 41, general laborer, died Saturday. Cremation under the direction of Agent & Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SPIRO — STEELE, Wesley, 92, construction worker, died Nov. 7. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Mt. Triumph, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

STILWELL — ETTER, Howard Don, 57, heavy equipment operator, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Green Acres Memorial Gardens, Skiatook, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TULSA — HINES, Gregory B. Jr., 26, welder, died Nov. 8. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. today, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Dyer Chapel, Tulsa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — LAWS, Bettye J., 70, Tulsa Tech Center human resource department, died Nov. 7. Visitation 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Dyer Chapel, Tulsa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

WESTVILLE — ATHA, Barbara, 75, educator, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.



SERVICES TODAY

ALI, Betty M., 2 p.m., Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

BROWN, Dorthy Faye, 10 a.m., North Fork Baptist Church, Eufaula. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

BURNETT, Sharon Kay, 2 p.m., Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

KYLE, Marie, 10 a.m., Elm Cemetery, Leach. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

MOORE, Devin Ray, 1 p.m., Southeast Baptist Church. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

WALTON, Syilva N., 11 a.m., R.E. Shearwood Memorial Chapel, Stigler. (King-Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)