MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

December 31, 2013

Deaths 01.01.14


— LOCAL

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

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

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

SEALS, Regina Rachell, 41, disabled, died Monday. Memorial service 11 a.m. Thursday, First Freewill Baptist Church, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

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 Dec. 26. Family conducted memorial service 10 a.m. Saturday, Braggs Church of Christ, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

CHECOTAH — DAVIS, Esther Ramona, 56, housewife, died Tuesday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — HUBBELL, Charles “Mike,” 58, RC Cola manager, died Monday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — CAGLE, Paul, 60, network engineer, died Friday. No local services planned, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — KING, Linda Carol, 64, homemaker, died Monday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Private family services, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

HULBERT — CAREY-HOLMES, Eva, 92, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — CRAWFORD, Paul B., 68, machinist, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

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

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



LOCAL TIES

BROKEN ARROW — HUGHART, Karen, 43, West Corporation customer service representative, died Sunday. Visitation 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Greenhill Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

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

OKMULGEE — MANOUS, Napoleon Eugene, 60, retired military, died Monday. Services pending, House of Winn.

OKMULGEE — PARKER, Kenneth L., 69, commercial cook, died Saturday. Visitation 1 to 6 p.m. today, House of Winn. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Okmulgee Cemetery, House of Winn.

SALLISAW — BRANHAM, William J., 86, mechanic, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Marble City Cemetery, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SPIRO — JONES, Verna Faye, 77, service station owner, died Monday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro. Services 10 a.m. Friday, New Hope Cemetery, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

STIGLER — BEELER, Otis, 71, disabled, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Mallory Chapel, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

STILWELL — HARLIN, Ricky Lee, 53, welder, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Hart Chapel, Stilwell, Hart Funeral Home of Stilwell.

TULSA (formerly of Boynton) — BELTON, Bobby Joe, 69, maintenance worker, died Monday. Visitation 1 to 6 p.m. Friday, Granger-House of Winn. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Boynton, Granger-House of Winn.

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

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