MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

October 2, 2013

Deaths 10.03.13


— LOCAL

BOYLES, Billy Gene, 75, carpenter, died Sept. 26. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

CABLE, Bettye J., 89, retired Department of Human Services, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. today, Grandview Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

CRAIN, Michael W. Sr., 58, heavy equipment operator, died Tuesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

GREEN, Anita M., 88, retired insurance clerk, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, St. Paul United Methodist Church, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

HILL, Richard, 83, Corning Glass, died Sept. 28. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HOWELL, Delane, 78, homemaker, died Monday. Services 10:30 a.m. Friday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

MASSEY, Theda G., 83, retired, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Cox-Fears Chapel, Pocahontas, Ark., Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

ROSE, Eugene, 77, truck driver, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Warner Memorial Cemetery, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

TATUM, Margaret Ann, 68, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Cornerstone Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — KILLBLANE, Douglas “Doug,” 56, retired Marine, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Greenlawn Cemetery, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — ROOKER, Tommy J., 83, heat and air contractor, died Saturday. Services 10:30 a.m. today, Dale Cemetery, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

FORT GIBSON — DOWNEY, Debbie L., 60, retired Fort Gibson Public Schools nutritionist supervisor, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, Timothy Baptist Church, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — STACH, George M., 56, construction, died Sept. 24. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Citizens Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.

TAHLEQUAH — BRADLEY, Troy I., 82, minister, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — CAREY, Norman, 66, mechanic, died Wednesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — MORETON, Sally, 96, bank teller, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TULLAHASSEE — SHUMATE, Theodes, 70, construction worker, died Sept. 25. Services 9 a.m. Friday, Old Agency Baptist Church, Ragsdale Funeral Center.  

WAGONER — GREEN, Mollie Fae, 76, nurse aide, died Sept. 27. Services 11 a.m. Oct. 11, Church of God, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — PRESLEY, Deborah Ann, 62, housewife, died Sept. 27. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, New Beginnings Outreach, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — TROUT, Sharon Sue, 69, barber, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WEBBERS FALLS — MOORE, Dennis E., 58, retired construction worker, died Monday. Memorial service conducted by family 1 p.m. Saturday, Dale and Hannah Shanks home, Webbers Falls. Cremation under the direction of Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



LOCAL TIES

BLACKGUM — RISLEY, Jimmie Don, 71, law enforcement officer, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Box Cemetery, Vian, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — CLARK, Jyvona K. “Watts,” 53, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Calvary Temple, Sallisaw, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

SALLISAW — BRUMLEY, Albert Eddie Sr., 80, Air Force technical sergeant, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Box Cemetery, Vian, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STILWELL — CRITTENDEN, Virginia S., 83, clerk, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. today, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TULSA — BROWN, Joe D., 62, disabled veteran, died Sept. 28. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — WHITE, Leon Jr., 86, minister, died Tuesday. Visitation 1 to 7 p.m. today, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — WILLIAMS, Joey Lamar-Devonn, 27, Walmart employee, died Tuesday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.



SERVICES TODAY

BRADLEY, Troy I., 10 a.m., Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

CABLE, Bettye J., 11 a.m., Grandview Baptist Church. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

DOWNEY, Debbie L., Timothy Baptist Church. (Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson)

JONES, Lucille Anderson, 11 a.m., Christ Holy Mission Church. (Granger-House of Winn)

OGDON, Nellie Mae, 2 p.m., First Assembly of God Church, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

ROOKER, Tommy, 10:30 a.m., Dale Cemetery. (Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Checotah)

TUCKER, Hildred A., 10 a.m., First Baptist Church, Haskell. (Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell)