MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

February 12, 2013

Deaths 02.13.13


— LOCAL

CARLTON, Jessee A., 98, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Immanuel Baptist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

CARTER, Tina A., 40, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

DENNIS-CORNELIUS, Rena M., 79, retired licensed practical nurse, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Church Central, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

EDWARDS, Elizabeth L., 83, retired U.S. Post Office, died Monday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. today, Foster-Petering Funeral Home. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

HARPER, Norma Lou (Woodrow), 93, retired air traffic controller, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Sarcoxie Cemetery, Sarcoxie, Mo., Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

HICKS, Anna E., 78, retired teacher, died Feb. 10. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Memorial Park Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

JESSEE, Floyd L., 78, retired, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Fairview Baptist Church, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

ROYSE, Elda Mae, 83, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Greenhill Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

TOLLISON, Grandell-Randy “Blue Hat,” 58, truck driver, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — KARR, Calvin “Tutor,” 82, retired, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, Checotah Funeral Service Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

HULBERT — JONES, Brianna Marie, 29, retail sales manager, died Tuesday. Visitation 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. No services planned, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

PARK HILL — BURGESS, Billie E., 83, cattle rancher, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Green County Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PARK HILL — WHITE, Billy G., 59, died Sunday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — CAMPANA, Patricia, 78, housekeeper, died Monday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — REYNOLDS, Leah Pearl, 23, student, died Monday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — EARLABAUGH, Roger Lee, 46, general laborer, died Monday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — McMAHAN, Elnora, 89, beautician, died Feb. 9. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Union Baptist Church, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WEBBERS FALLS — HAYES, Cindy, 47, teacher, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Webbers Falls School Gymnasium, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



LOCAL TIES

ARKOMA — STEWART, Mildred Irene, 91, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Rocky Point Cemetery, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — HOGAN, Winford Cyril, 89, died Feb. 8. Memorial service noon, Saturday, The Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Bakersfield, Calif., Kern River Family Mortuary, Bakersfield, Calif.

BROKEN ARROW — HOWARD, Clara Gail, infant, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, First Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

COWETA — KARNS, Charlette Alene, 69, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, United Pentecostal Church, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

GROVE — SLOAN, Alan Dwayne, 39, diesel mechanic, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

MALVERN, Ark. — ACUFF, Roy Eugene Jr., 46, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Vaught Cemetery, Webbers Falls, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

McALESTER — BASQUEZ, Sara Marie, 24, phlebotomist/child care provider, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, First Baptist Church of Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

MULDROW — DUTY, Leon, 64, drywall, died Feb. 8. Services 3 p.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

OKLAHOMA CITY — ROBERTS, Agnes, 94, bank vice president, died Feb. 9. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

SAPULPA (formerly of Oktaha) — COWAN, Shirley J., 77, retired, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. today, Carbondale Assembly of God Church, Tulsa, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

SHORT — HAMILTON, Pearl Beatrice, 92, general laborer, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Lee Creek Assembly of God Church, Nicut, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

TULSA — McCELLAN, Michael, 61, labor, died Feb. 3. Memorial service 10 a.m. Saturday, Calvary Baptist Church, Sapulpa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — McRAE, Kenneth, 80, custodian, died Jan. 29. Cremation under the direction of Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — PRATT, Latashia Chr’ee, 38, accountant, died Saturday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — YOUNG, Gwendolyn Kay, 52, disabled, died Friday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

WICHITA, Kan. — GRAY, Raymond, 63, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, St. Mark United Methodist Church, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.

WICHITA, Kan. — IVY, Christopher, 42, died Friday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

COWAN, Shirley J., 11 a.m., Carbondale Assembly of God, Tulsa. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

CRAWFORD, Lola Bernice, 1 p.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service)

HAYES, Cindy, 2 p.m., Webbers Fall School Gymnasium. (Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls)

KARR, Calvin, 2 p.m., Checotah Funeral Service Chapel. (Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service)

MILLER, Charles Randolph, 10 a.m., Blackgum Harvestime Church, Vian. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

TOLLISON, Grandell-Randy “Blue Hat,” 10 a.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)