MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 20, 2014

Deaths 01.21.14


— LOCAL

ARMSTER, Billie Joseph, 78, Brockway Glass foreman, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. today, New Jerusalem Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

McCAFFREY, Bettie L., 88, retired from Bettie’s Custom Draperies, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

BRAGGS — BENNETT, Harlan Wade, 55, Muskogee Public Schools maintenance, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. today, Braggs Church of Christ, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.

COUNCIL HILL — RUSSELL, Anita K., 58, habilitation training specialist, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, MUskogee.

FORT GIBSON — STEWART, Sally A., 74, died Monday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee.

EUFAULA — FRAZIER, Ronald William, 74, electrical contractor, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Shipman’s Muskogee Funeral Chapel, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

GORE — GARRISON, Ryan C., 34, rancher, died Friday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

NORWOOD — MASON, Arvie Alvis, 80, operating engineer, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Fort Gibson, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

TAHLEQUAH — HADDOCK, Josephine, 65, caregiver, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — HAMMER, Glen, 88, retired Lake Region Electric Cooperative office manager, died Sunday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WARNER — HODGES, Ved M., 77, carpenter, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Muskogee, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee.



LOCAL TIES

GROVE (formerly of Muskogee) — WARD, Katherine Russell, 92, retired, died Monday. Services pending, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

LEQUIRE — JOLLY, Phloris Ollive, 88, waitress, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, R.E. Shearwood Memorial Chapel, Stigler, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

MANNFORD — WALLACE, Preston James, 61, horse farrier, died Thursday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

OKLAHOMA CITY (formerly of Porter) — HOGUE, Shirley Ann, 75, died Friday. Services 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Chandler Road Church of Christ, Muskogee, Sunny Lane Funeral Home, Del City.

OKMULGEE — ROBERTS, Donovan Wayne, infant son of Jennifer McAlister and Carl Roberts, died Saturday. Memorial service 10 a.m. Friday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — SITTON, Charleen Rae, 61, retired truck driver, died Friday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, at funeral home. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Trinity Lutheran Church of Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

QUINTON — STANFIELD, Silas “Pat” W., 84, rancher, died Sunday. Visitation 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, at funeral home. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Greater Refuge Pentecostal Church, Quinton, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home and Crematory of Stigler.

SALLISAW — WEST, Margaret Louise, 87, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Agent Mallory Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STIGLER — MARKS, Thelma, 95, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. today, Mallory Chapel, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

VIAN — DEUVALL, Ollie Van, 75, Greenleaf Nursery, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Box Cemetery, Vian, Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.



SERVICES TODAY

BENNETT, Harlan Wade, 2 p.m. Braggs Church of Christ. (Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson)

ENGLAND, Tommy Darrell, 2 p.m., Agent Mallory Martin Chapel, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

HADDOCK, Josephine, 2 p.m. Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

HODGES, Ved M., 10 a.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Muskogee. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee)

MARKS, Thelma, 2 p.m. Mallory Chapel, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

STUBBLEFIELD, Patsy, 2 p.m. R.E. Shearwood Memorial Chapel, Stigler. (King-Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)