MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

July 25, 2013

Deaths 07.26.13


— LOCAL

HARMAN, Linia H., 91, Bacone College professor emeritus, died Thursday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

HAYSLER, Edward Ross, 65, retired United States Navy, died July 20. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

MYERS, Jean, 91, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Church Central, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — MILLER, Sidney Leon Jr., 57, laborer, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Church of Central, Checotah, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

EUFAULA — ALLEN, Billy Don, 71, insurance agent, died Thursday. No services planned, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

GORE — LEWIS, David D., 50, carpenter, died Tuesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

HASKELL — BECK, Bobby Gene, 74, retired Oklahoma Army National Guard, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

PARK HILL — ROMAIN, Jessica, 20, laborer, died Sunday. Services at a later date, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — RITCHEY-ANDERSON, Wilma, 90, cook, died Thursday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — SMITH, Elsie J., 86, domestic worker, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. today, Tahlequah City Cemetery Gazebo, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — GILBERT, Harold Wayne, 74, self-employed roofer, died Tuesday. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. today, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner. Services 9 a.m. Pioneer Cemetery, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — PONDS, Anna R., 86, homemaker, died July 20. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — WILSON, Richmond “Bill,” 100, engineer, died July 15. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

COLCORD — CREECH, Henry L., 63, retired police officer, died July 24. Services 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

MULDROW — HENDERSON, Barbara Irene, 81, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Blackjack Cemetery, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

OKMULGEE — BROWN, Monica Lynn, 41, insurance broker, died July 19. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, St. Matthew Baptist Church, Okmulgee, House of Winn, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — MORGAN, Rosie M., 70, homemaker, died July 13. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church, Haskell, House of Winn, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — TURNER, Harold A. Sr., 70, retired custodian, died July 19. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Church of Christ, Okmulgee, House of Winn, Okmulgee.

SAPULPA — BATES, Kenneth, 87, heavy construction operator, died Tuesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

STILWELL — SIDEBOTTOM, Mary Rachel, 74, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Hart Chapel, Stilwell, Hart Funeral Home of Stilwell.



SERVICES TODAY

BECK, Bobby Gene, 10 a.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner)