MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

April 21, 2013

Deaths 04.22.13


— LOCAL

ALLRED, Janice M., 71, pastor, died Thursday. Services pending, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

BEAVER, David Alan, 57, mechanic, died Sunday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

EPPERSON, Charles R., 75, retired from Safeway, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

FOSTER, Allen L., 73, retired from Army, died Saturday. Services noon Thursday, Central Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

GEORGE, Readeece, 90, retired nurse, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. today, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

GUNCKEL, Nadean, 71, died Saturday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

OWEN, Perry D., 85, OG&E employee, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, New Hope Baptist Church, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.



AREA

CHECOTAH — MOWERY, Ruth, 71, retired legal secretary, died Sunday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — SKINNER, Ray, 67, retired Sears appliance technician, died Friday. Visitation 5-7 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, First Free Will Baptist Church, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — SUTTON, Eva A., 91, retired supervisor for Shell Oil Co., died Friday. Services 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — HOBBS, George J. “Pappy,” 69, Army ammunition and explosives technician/instructor, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

MAZIE — COBLENTZ, Thomas “Tom,” 86, dairy farmer, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. today, First Baptist Church, Mazie, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

TAHLEQUAH — DAILY, Karen, 57, elementary school teacher, died Sunday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — JINKS, Aretha E., 32, roadside assistance specialist, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Hart Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

 

LOCAL TIES

BROKEN ARROW — PETERS, Billie Glen, 71, tool builder for McDonnell Douglas Aircraft, died Thursday. Visitation 5-7 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

OKMULGEE — HILL, Donzell E. “Doc,” 83, laborer, died Sunday. Services pending, House of Winn, Okmulgee.

SOUTH RANGE, Wis. (formerly of Braggs) — TYLER, Mary Louise, 81, teacher, died Oct. 27, 2012. Services noon Thursday, Tyler Family Cemetery, Braggs, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee.



SERVICES TODAY

BOHANAN, George Leon, 1 p.m., Pioneer Free Will Baptist Church, Brooken (King-Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)

COBLENTZ, Thomas, 10 a.m., First Baptist Church, Mazie (Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner)

GEORGE, Readeece, 10 a.m., Bradley Belltower Chapel (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service, Muskogee)