MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 28, 2014

Deaths 01.29.14


— LOCAL

BOHANON, Wallace J., 89, retired manager and loan officer, died Jan. 24. Services 3 p.m. Saturday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home of Muskogee.

CANO, Aaron William Clay, infant, died Jan. 19. Family conducted memorial service 3 p.m. today, Cornerstone Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

CROSSLAND, Georgia Ann, 66, quality inspector, died Saturday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

CROSSLAND, Richard Lee, 56, Lawn Pro, died Sunday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

GOAD, Billy Wayne, 70, retired Army, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. today, Christian Chapel Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HOLDER, Carolyn, 70, truck driver, died Sunday. Services 3 p.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

LISTON, Alice, 73, Brockway Glass assembly/packaging, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. today, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Funeral Home, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

UPTON, Nancy Lee, 71, switchboard operator, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WASHINGTON, Sunday, 84, retired laborer, died Tuesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

WILSON, Tom Morris, 89, business owner, died Jan. 22. Services 10 a.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.



AREA

BRAGGS — IRVING, Betty Lucille, 66, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, South Bethel Cemetery Chapel, Braggs, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

CHECOTAH — McKEE, Louise June (Vandiver), 94, Nichols Grocery cashier, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Funeral Home, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — SIZEMORE, Taylor Jr., 85, Muskogee Ironworks ironworker/farmer, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Services 2 p.m. today, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Funeral Home, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

COUNCIL HILL — RUSSELL, Anita K., 58, habilitation training specialist, died Jan. 18. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

EUFAULA — GOUGH, Charles A. Sr., 65, car salesman, died Sunday. Private family services, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — WHITE, Irma JoAnn, 82, retired, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, South Ridge Baptist Church, Fort Gibson, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

GORE — COKE, Alan Charles, 62, Georgia Pacific engineer, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

GORE — TYE, Bill M., 66, died Sunday. Services noon Friday, First Baptist Church, Gore, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

OKTAHA — ANDERSON, Stephen, 68, construction, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, First Assembly of God Church, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

TAHLEQUAH — JOHNSON, Cherrie, 82, bookkeeper, died Monday. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — SCOTT, John Sr., 74, retired Boeing, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Echota Baptist Church, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.  

WAGONER — ROZELL, Deanna (Grant), 45, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

WAGONER — ROZELL, Jimmie Dale Jr. “Jimbo,” 36, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

WAGONER — WALTERS, Nicholas “Nick,” 79, fireman, died Saturday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

CLAREMORE — TREAT, Oran Franklin, 76, retired U.S. Navy petty officer, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

OKLAHOMA CITY — FAULKNER, George B., 74, diesel mechanic/truck driver, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

OKMULGEE — CAPRIOTTI, John Thomas Jr., 50, laborer, died Jan. 22. Services held at a later date in Texas, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

SALLISAW — COONS, Wanda Ellen, 70, development specialist, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — HOLMES, Kenneth Donell, 78, auto parts salesman, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — LOCKHART, Jennifer Frances, 71, waitress, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Bethel Baptist Church, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STIGLER — PRICE, Charles M., 63, died Tuesday. Services pending, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.



SERVICES TODAY

CANO, Aaron William Clay, 3 p.m., Cornerstone Church. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

GOAD, Billy Wayne, 11 a.m., Christian Chapel Church. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

HOLDER, Carolyn, 3 p.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

HOOKER, Melvina E., 10 a.m., Saving Grace Refuge Church, Keota. (King & Shearwood Funeral Home, Stigler)

LISTON, Alice, 10 a.m., Serenity Chapel of Garrett Funeral Home, Checotah. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

MATTHEWS, Mary Etta, 2 p.m., Calvary Temple Full Gospel Church, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

SIZEMORE, Taylor Jr., 2 p.m., Serenity Chapel of Garrett Funeral Home, Checotah. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

TREAT, Norma Ruth, 10 a.m., First Assembly of God Church, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

WHITE, Irma JoAnn, 10 a.m., South Ridge Baptist, Fort Gibson. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

WILSON, Tom Morris, 10 a.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)