MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

May 29, 2013

Deaths 05.29.13


— LOCAL

ENGLISH, Rosie, 86, home health care provider, died Tuesday. Services pending, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

GARNER, Junior Lee, 78, heavy equipment operator, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. today, First Baptist Church Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HILL, Roger Conley, 101, retired jewelry sales, died Tuesday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

JONES, Nolen Dean, 81, died Sunday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. today, Lecher-Millsap Funeral Home. No services planned, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

PROSSER, Mary (Crettia), 55, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

STEVENS, Violet Marie, 82, housewife, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

WILSON, Paula, 69, Hobby Lobby cashier, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, First Assembly of God Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

WOLFE, Lorene, 94, retired Wolfe Cleaners owner/operator, died Tuesday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

EUFAULA — McINTOSH, Jerry, 48, construction, died Tuesday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

FORT GIBSON — PRESSON, Tommie Rayborn, 83, ice man for Century Ice, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HULBERT — MORGAN, Henry, 73, Western Hills Guest Ranch maintenance man, died Sunday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — COOK, Frances, 88, homemaker, died May 23. Services at a later date, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — MURPHY, Anson Jr., 67, Midwestern Container laborer, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WHITE, Warren, 69, handy man, died Monday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — FOSTER, Carl Junior, 82, auto parts clerk, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. today, First Baptist Church, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

CANADIAN — NEILL, C.P., 86, farmer, died Sunday. Services 3 p.m. today, Canadian First Baptist Church, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

GLENDALE, Ariz. (formerly of Wagoner) — BENSON, Bobbye, 78, laborer, died Saturday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

MULDROW — GHOLSTON, Hazel Marie, 92, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

OAKS — LAMB, Silas, 79, heavy equipment operator, died Tuesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

SPIRO — JEFFERY, Emma Ray, 73, housewife, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Mallory-Martin Chapel, Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

STIGLER — DERTING, Lou, 79, Palpagni winery, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Trinity Baptist Church, Stigler, King-Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

TULSA — COOPER, Romaine Avery, 41, Spartan College of Aeronautics, died Monday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — McQUARTERS, Michael R., 64, aircraft mechanic, died Friday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

WATTS — SETTLEMYRE, Lori J., 54, laborer, died Tuesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WICHITA, Kan. — OGUNBIYI, Peggy Diane, 52, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. today, New Life Church, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

FOSTER, Carl Junior, 2 p.m., First Baptist Church. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

GARNER, Junior Lee, 11 a.m., First Baptist Church Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

JONES, Nolen Dean, visitation 5 to 7 p.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

NEILL, C.P., 3 p.m., Canadian First Baptist Church. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)

PRESSON, Tommie Rayborn, 1 p.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)