MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

July 17, 2013

Deaths 07.18.13


— LOCAL

BLACK, Curtis, 76, Zapata Industries maintenance supervisor, died July 12. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Muskogee Civic Center, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

CLARK, Stanley A., 75, retired bank examiner, died Sunday. Committal service 1 p.m. today, Pinecrest Cemetery, Alexander, Ark. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, New Hope Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

GILFILLAN, Anna Marie, 56, certified nurses assistant, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Christian Chapel Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

SARGENT, Elizabeth “Betty,” 84, retired office manager, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

BRAGGS — CORDELL, Donald Dwayne Sr., 72, died Tuesday. Services pending, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

CHECOTAH — MURRAY, Loyde, 65, retired carman/Rock Island Railroad foreman, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. today, Shady Grove Church, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — MILLER, Michael Richard III, 84, American Airlines, died July 12. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — ROLLAND, Donald Lee “Donkey,” 78, heavy-equipment operator, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

HULBERT — GOURD, Russell B., 49, construction worker, died Friday. Services 6 p.m. today, Keener Cemetery, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

OKAY — ELSEY, John Richard Jr., 44, adolescent counselor, died Monday. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. today, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

PORUM — BAIZE, Cortney, 31, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, New Hope Assembly, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

PORUM LANDING — MORGAN, Jack, 81, retired OG&E construction lineman, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. today, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

TAHLEQUAH — FERGUSON, James R., 60, truck driver, died July 6. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — SMITH, W.M. “Odis,” 91, retired laundry worker, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WEBSTER, Emma J., 86, retired Cherokee Nation, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — HALL, Freddie “Teddy,” 59, registered nurse, died July 13. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Destiny Family Church, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

OWASSO — BRISTER, Patricia L., 81, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 10:30 a.m. Friday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

SALLISAW — WARD, Timothy, 53, construction, died June 27. Services 10 a.m. Friday, New Beginnings Church, Sallisaw, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — ADAIR, Janey, 44, homemaker, died July 15. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — CHUCULATE, Malinda, 83, agriculture nursery worker, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Echota Baptist Church, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — GONZALIS, Emmott, 65, died Tuesday. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.  

STILWELL — PANTER, Emma, 82, homemaker, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — SIMS, Karen, 46, loan manager, died July 16. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, New Life Church, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — WORSHAM, Wallace, 64, self-employed, died Tuesday. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TULSA — EARL, Brendan Lynell, 18, Rainwash Car Wash manager, died July 11. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Amazing Grace Christian Church, Tulsa, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

TULSA — JONES, Janice E., 73, secretary, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WICHITA, Kan. — DICKSON, Jakara Tloria Lashon, 6, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. today, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Home Chapel, Wichita, Kan., Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

BILLY, Anthony, 2 p.m., Mallory Chapel, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

GULLEY, Eunice, 2 p.m., Garland Cemetery, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

JONES, Janice E., 10 a.m., Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. (Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner)

MAXWELL, Derrick Dwayne Allen, 11 a.m., 18th & Denison St. Church of Christ. (Ragsdale Funeral Center)

MORGAN, Jack, 11 a.m., Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah. (Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Checotah)

MURRAY, Loyde, 11 a.m., Shady Grove Church. (Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Checotah)

SARGENT, Elizabeth “Betty,” 2 p.m., Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)