MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 15, 2013

Deatjs 01.16.13


LOCAL

CHEEK, Lewis Donald, 73, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Boston Avenue Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

COCKREHAM, Carol, 63, retired state employee, died Monday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

COOPER, Michael, 59, truck driver, died Sunday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

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

KEENE, Roberta Jean (Cushman), 49, casino cashier, died Jan. 4. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Oktaha Gospel Church, Serenity Funeral Home, Tulsa.

KERLEY, Gertha Lee (Yokley), 97, housewife, died Sunday. Memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday, Booker T. Washington Cemetery, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

LIVINGSTON, Maxine, 88, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. today, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

McBRIDE, Bryan D., 39, boiler maker, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. today, Butler Creek Baptist Church, Oktaha, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

MEDEARIS, Frank M., 45, attorney, died Jan. 12. Services 3 p.m. Saturday, St. Paul United Methodist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

SINER, Jean Ann, 63, retired school teacher, died Monday. Services 2:30 p.m. Friday, Oktaha Cemetery, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WARRIOR, Ebony Survonne, 30, Brentwood Nursing Home certified management accountant, died Jan. 10. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Faith Deliverance Christian Center, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.



AREA

CHECOTAH — FRAZIER, Wynona, 80, retired White Stag seamstress, died Tuesday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — SCHLOTTER, Charles “Chuck,” 83, retired United States Air Force aircraft mechanic, died Sunday. Services 2:30 p.m. today, Garrett Family Chapel, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — MARTIN, Lulla Beatrice, 86, dietitian, died Sunday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — DAY, James “Rusty,” 59, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Millsap Funeral Chapel, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Home, Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — THOMPSON, Thomas Lee, 68, Tulsa World circulation supervisor, died Monday. Services 10:30 a.m. Friday, St. Paul United Methodist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

FORT GIBSON — WALLIS, Mrs. Robert Sue (Paulinea), 52, housewife, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

OKTAHA — WATTS, Albert B., 80, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Wainwright Assembly of God, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — HENDRIX, E.J., 88, business owner, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — JONES, Frank, 79, rancher, died Tuesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — WYNN, Winson James, 64, heavy equipment operator, died Saturday. Visitation 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner. Services 10:30 a.m. Friday, Union Baptist Church, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAINWRIGHT — RAMSEY, John “Jiggs,” 92, farmer/rancher, died Sunday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Garrett Funeral Home, Checotah. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Fort Gibson Church of Christ, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

WEBBERS FALLS — CROW, Flora Louise, 63, died Jan. 12. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Boulevard Christian Church, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.



LOCAL TIES

LEQUIRE — SLOAN, J.L., 61, waiter, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Lequire Baptist Church, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

OKMULGEE — BONO, Mabel Marie, 90, cook, died Tuesday. Rosary service 7 p.m. Friday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel, Okmulgee. Mass service 1 p.m. Saturday, St. Anthony Catholic Church, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — SCOTT, Barry Lee, 71, retired First National Bank of Okmulgee vice-president, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, McClendon-Winters Chapel, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — THIERRY, Rickey, 54, plumber, died Friday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

SAND SPRINGS — PATRICK, Fannie H., 76, kitchen supervisor, died Sunday. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. today, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Calvary Baptist Church, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — COLBERT, Johnnie, 48, self-employed, died Tuesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — HALE, Rickey A., 59, Reasor’s meat department stocker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TULSA — JOHNSON, Estella, 95, homemaker, died Saturday. Visitation 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Dyer Chapel, Tulsa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — MYLES, Dorothy, 57, homemaker, died Sunday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

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

TULSA — STONE, Jim D., 91, salesman, died Monday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

TULSA (formerly of Okmulgee) — STRONG, Nathaniel Sr., 71, retired veteran, died Jan. 9. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Saint Mary Christian Center, Okmulgee, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

WESTVILLE — McCOY, Oleta M., 70, line worker, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. today, Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.



SERVICES TODAY

BERNARD, Retha Ann, 10 a.m., Seabolt Cemetery, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

BLACKBIRD, Coming B., 2 p.m., Set Free Ministries, Marble City. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

CHEEK, Lewis Donald, 10 a.m., Boston Avenue Baptist Church. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

GANN, Littlejohn, 10 a.m., Johnson Prairie Baptist Church. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

JONES, Lucille G., 2 p.m., Foster’s Ivory Chapel. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

LIVINGSTON, Maxine, 11 a.m., St. Joseph Catholic Church. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

LONG, Willie Allean (Formby), 2 p.m., Mallory Chapel, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, Stigler)

McBRIDE, Bryan Dale, 2 p.m., Butler Creek Baptist Church, Oktaha. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

MORGAN, DeeAnn, 2 p.m., Liberty Baptist Church, Morris. (Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell)

PEEVYHOUSE, Bud, 10 a.m., Mallory Chapel, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, Stigler)

RILEY, Doris G., 2 p.m., Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

SCHLOTTER, Charles “Chuck,” 2:30 p.m., Garrett Family Chapel, Checotah. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

SMITH, Mary Lois, 1 p.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

THOMAS, Lorene, 2 p.m., First Freewill Baptist Church. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

WATTS, Albert B., 10 a.m., Wainwright Assembly of God. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

WHITLEY, Lois, 10 a.m., Porum First Baptist Church. (King-Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)