MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 12, 2013

Deaths.01.13.13


— LOCAL

BATTERMAN, Janie L., 66, homemaker, died Thursday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

BODIRSKY, Harold Dwane, 57, Flat Line Motors employee, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Life Point Church, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

CARTER, Linda Kay, 64, homemaker, died Jan. 5. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

ELLINGTON, Gary Wayne, 73, printer, died Jan. 3. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

HAYES, Vancie, 94, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, South Bethel Chapel, Braggs, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

HOWARD, Ethel M., 93, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Calvary Faith Church, Bradley Family Funeral Service of Fort Gibson.

JAMES, G.A., 92, minister, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Timothy Baptist Church, Bradley Family Funeral Service of Muskogee.

JONES, Lucille G., 88, retired from Department of Human Services, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Fosters’ Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

LIVINGSTON, Maxine P., 88, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

McBRIDE, Bryan D., 39, boilermaker, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Butler Creek Baptist Church, Oktaha, Bradley Family Funeral Service of Muskogee.

NICHOLS, Harold L., 61, ombudsman, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Eastern Heights Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

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BOYNTON – MORGAN, DeeAnn, 61, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Liberty Baptist Church, Liberty-Morris, Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell.

COOKSON – BUMBAUGH, Barbara, 81, homemaker, died Friday. Services pending, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH – FORCE, Martha, 68, medical records technician, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH – KAY, Bill R., 76, retired systems analyst for Williams Cos. of Tulsa, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, South College Church of Christ, Green Country Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH – NICHOLS, Michael, 61, entrepreneur, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH – VIND, Gerald, 80, microbiologist, died Friday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home.

WAGONER – HURST, Gary Wayne, 53, landscaping nursery worker, died Jan. 6. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory.

WAGONER – SNYDER, Randal William, 56, welder, died Jan. 3. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Assembly of God, Haskell, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

WEBBERS FALLS – CROW, Flora Louise “Sissy,” 63, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.



LOCAL TIES

BEGGS – LAVIGNE, Bruce Kevin, 49, diesel mechanic, died Thursday. Visitation 4-6 p.m. Monday, at funeral home. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, McClendon-Winters Chapel, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

McALESTER – HARPER, Joan, 76, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Indianola, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

MULDROW – BROYLES, Virginia Kay, 70, retired educator, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, First Assembly of God, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

OKMULGEE – THIERRY, Rickey, 54, died Saturday in Tulsa. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors – Okmulgee Chapel.

SALLISAW – BUTLER, Susan Deanna, 65, waitress/homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Roland City Cemetery, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home.

SALLISAW – ROBINSON, Winnie Grace, 88, homemaker, died Saturday. No services planned, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home.

TULSA (formerly of Muskogee) – SMITH, Mary Lois, 82, died Jan. 9. Services 1 p.m. Wednesday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee.

TULSA – WILLIAMS, Christopher Odis, 52, laborer, died Jan. 7. Visitation 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Tuesday, at funeral home. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Crosstown Church of Christ, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors – Tulsa Chapel.

WICHITA, Kan. – COPES, Gisel, 50, died Saturday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors.