MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

December 18, 2013

Deaths 12.19.13


— LOCAL

BOOKOUT, Ruby Mae, 84, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HAYS, Dorothy D., 93, died Dec. 17. Services 1 p.m. Jan. 7, First Baptist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

MANGRUM, Georgia Lorraine (Bolin), 88, retired HB Egan, died Wednesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

CHECOTAH — BROWN, Josephine, 90, White Stag sewing machine operator, died Tuesday. Services 10:30 a.m. today, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — COLLINS, Richard B., 80, retired painter, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. today, First Freewill Baptist of Checotah, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — SMITH, John Alfred, 77, newspaper press operator, died Monday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — BURRIS, Bobby Jane, 81, Eufaula Dormitory and Eufaula Indian Community Bingo secretary, died Monday. Wake service 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — FISHER, Roy W., 84, rancher/Fisher Ranch, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Sunday, Eufaula High School Auditorium, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — STEIMER, William Darnell “Bill,” 97, teacher/inspector, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

TAHLEQUAH — BROWN, Stanley E., 38, Northeastern State University groundskeeper, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Northside Baptist Church, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — McCORKLE, Robert W., 49, U.S. Army chemical technician, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WARREN, Richard, 62, died Wednesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WESTMORELAND, Tucson, 66, machinist, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — WINFORD, Jeanne, 91, receptionist, died Dec. 16. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WARNER — COLEMAN, Harold Ray Jr., 67, police officer, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, First Baptist Church, Warner, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



LOCAL TIES

DEL CITY — SNEED, Johnnie Lee, 62, retired Air Force, died Dec. 12. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 11:30 a.m. Friday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

OKMULGEE — ASHLOCK, Queenie Isabell, 78, JCPenny sales clerk, died Dec. 16. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Okmulgee Cemetery, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

SALLISAW — POINDEXTER, Melba Sue, 62, health care worker, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

TULSA — BURLEY, Rubye Mornice, 61, died Wednesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — CURRY, Lenora Marie, 80, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — DeVILLE, Dora M., 74, child care specialist, died Dec. 13. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Full Gospel Outreach, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — MILES, Anika L., 41, Captail One employee, died Dec. 13. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, First Baptist Mohawk, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — WILSON, Kenneth, 53, construction worker, died Dec. 10. Memorial service 10 a.m. Saturday, Dyer Chapel, Tulsa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

VIAN — DAVIS, Tom Coleman, 92, Huggins Hardware, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Vian Baptist Church, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.



SERVICES TODAY

BRAY, Curtis M., 10 a.m., Faith Community Church, Whitefield. (King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)

BROWN, Josephine, 10:30 a.m., Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

BURSON, James, 10 a.m., Antioch Baptist Church. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

COLEMAN, Harold Ray Jr., 2 p.m., Warner First Baptist Church. (Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls)

COLLINS, Richard B., 1 p.m., First Freewill Baptist Church. (Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service)

ISHCOMER, Mary A., 2 p.m., Echota Baptist Church. (Reed-Culver of Tahlequah)

NEWMAN, Sherman H. “Bud,” 2 p.m., First Baptist Church. (Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell)

PETERS, Marion Stanley, 1 p.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)