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Death Notices

December 18, 2012

Deaths 12.18.12

— LOCAL

DAVIS, Leon T., 90, retired Veterans Administration, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

GRAVITT John B., 87, retired minister, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Hogan Cemetery, Locust Grove, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

JOHNSON, Roberta S., 74, J&E Feed Corp. co-founder, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, First United Methodist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

LESTER, John Bryan, 81, retail sales, died Sunday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

PITTMAN, Eddie, 82, pawnbroker, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Southeast Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SALMON, H.C. “Dick,” 88, retired retail manager, died Thursday. Services noon today, Christian Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

WILSON, Kevin Francis, 53, painter, died Friday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

AREA

CHECOTAH — CARTER, Rayford, 45, furniture maker, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. today, Triplett Cemetery, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

OKTAHA — HAMMONS, Dewey Gene Sr., 74, musician, died Monday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

TAHLEQUAH — CHASE, Harvey Lee, 76, retired United States Air Force, died Dec. 10. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GREEN BEACH, Virginia (Craig) “Ginger,” 77, vo-tech teacher, died Monday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — TANNEHILL, Linda J., 65, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WILSON, Annie, 90, nutritional provider, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Cedar Tree Tabernacle, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — ROSE, Linda Sue, 53, retired from Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center, died Dec. 13. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, First United Methodist Church, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WEBBERS FALLS — DYER, Forrest Allen, 91, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. today, First Baptist Church, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

WEBBERS FALLS — SHAW, Sybil Mae, 88, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sallisaw City Cemetery, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

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