MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

August 3, 2013

Deaths 08.04.13


— LOCAL

BASSETT, Teri Ann, 62, Muskogee Phoenix advertising employee, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

PARKER, John A., 81, owner/operator of John’s BBQ, died Saturday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

YOUNGBLOOD, Jasper, 71, died Friday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.



AREA

CHOUTEAU — BAKER, Nancy Carroll, 73, retired teacher assistant, died Friday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

COWETA — TODD, Mary Lou, 88, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10:30 a.m. Monday, Hainer-Adair Cemetery, Locust Grove, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

FORT GIBSON — DONELSON, Judy Ann, 64, registered nurse, died July 30. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee.

FORT GIBSON — MAYFIELD, Ronnie, 66, died Friday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

GORE — LEWIS, David D., 50, carpenter, died July 21. Memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service, Muskogee.

HULBERT — COCHRAN, Roger D., 64, counselor, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

KANSAS, Okla. — FAGER, Louise (Peebles), 82, multilith operator, died July 31. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home Chapel, Fort Gibson, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.

OKAY — PARNELL, Rosa Lee, 54, homemaker, died Thursday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

PEGGS — WARREN, Ruth A., 65, bank teller, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

SALLISAW — COPELAND, Viola Edith, 86, nurse’s aide at Sequoyah Manor Nursing Home, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

TAHLEQUAH — CLINTON, George W., 72, carpenter, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GWIN, Mia Nicole, newborn, died July 27. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

    

LOCAL TIES

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (formerly of Muskogee) — DURHAM, Alma, 83, retired accounting supervisor, died July 28. Services pending, Granger/House of Winn Funeral Home, Muskogee.

OKMULGEE — RUBISON, John Carroll, 39, welder, died July 31. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Okfuskee Cemetery, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — VAN METER, Patty Sue (Henry), 84, homemaker, died Friday in Nashville, Tenn. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — WILSON, Adolph, 73, retired principal, died Friday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

TULSA — HENRY, Virginia E., 80, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, White Cemetery in Gore, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

TULSA — TURNER, Elbertha, 68, teacher in Tulsa Public Schools, died Thursday. Visitation noon-7 p.m. Monday, at funeral home. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, St. John AME, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.