MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

June 3, 2013

Deaths 06.04.13


— LOCAL

BATTENFIELD, Roberta Ann, 50, died Friday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

BOND, Richard James, 76, cosmetologist, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

COOK-DAVIS, Irena G. “Kat,” 91, retired Navy nurse, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HOLDER, Ruby L., 83, guidance instructor, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, Eastern Heights Baptist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

LOWRIMORE, Lisa C., 52, Trucks For You dispatcher, died May 29. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SEVER, Bonnie (Pittman), 90, hotel management, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. today, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.



AREA

CHECOTAH — BOONE, Martha, 65, retired public school teacher, died May 27. Services 11 a.m. today, Eastside First Baptist Church, Granger-House of Winn.

EUFAULA — HENRIKSEN, Herbert Henry “Herb,” 75, Wonder Bread sales and management, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — LETT, Chalmer Darrell, 77, retired Owens-Illinois mouldmaker, died Sunday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

GORE — JONES, Alvin Howard, 94, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Gore, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

WAGONER — ROBISON, Clarke Eugene, 91, General Motors lineman, died June 1. Services 5 p.m. Saturday, Wagoner Elks Lodge #2838, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WEBBERS FALLS — MORGAN, Glenda Mae, 57, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Fields Cemetery, Porum, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.



LOCAL TIES

FRISCO, Texas (formerly of Muskogee) — DREW, Gwendolyn O., 65, Army/Air Force Exchange Services contract specialist, died Sunday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

GLENDALE, Ariz. — BENSON, Bobbye Gene, 78, retired Air Force, died May 25. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

KEOTA — OLIVER, Donald Wayne, 70, welder, died Sunday. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. today, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Victory Worship Center, Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home and Crematory, Stigler.

LEQUIRE — SLOAN, Dorothy Christine, 85, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Stigler First Baptist Church, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

SHORT — JONES, Anita Ann, 56, homemaker, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Swon Road Baptist Church, Liberty, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STIGLER — SLOAN, Dorthy, 85, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. today, First Baptist Church, Stigler, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

WESTVILLE — WEBB, Janice, 72, agriculture, died Sunday. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. today, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

WICHITA, Kan. — GRIMES, Bonnie Lynn, 48, died Saturday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

BRACKETT-HUMMINGBIRD, Margaret, 2 p.m., Tahlequah City Cemetery. (Reed-Culver of Tahlequah)

HOLDER, Ruby L., 2 p.m., Eastern Heights Baptist Church. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

SEVER, Bonnie (Pittman), 11 a.m., Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula)

SLOAN, Dorothy Christine, 10 a.m., Stigler First Baptist Church. (King-Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)