MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

June 23, 2013

Deaths 06.23.13


— LOCAL

BREEN, Edward, 84, died Thursday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

HOLDEN, James W. Jr., 82, mechanic, died Friday. Services 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Memorial Park, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

HUNT, Clifford Don, 70, retired City of Muskogee director of data processing, died June 17. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Southeast Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WILLIAMS, Joe Earnest, 97, farmer, died June 19. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

CHECOTAH — HAMMONTREE, Paulette, 59, retired teacher, died Friday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

PORTER — MILNE, James Brian, 39, Dal Tile glaze line operator, died June 13. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Timothy Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

TAHLEQUAH — BRANHAM, Albert G., 88, heavy-equipment operator, died Tuesday. Services noon Monday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — FARABEE, Stanley “Red” E., 82, truck driver, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — FOX, Mark A., 47, bricklayer, died Sunday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — WHITE, Jack, 80, truck driver, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.



LOCAL TIES

OKMULGEE — CRISP, Cedell, 64, auto mechanic, died Friday. Services pending, House of Winn, Okmulgee.

KINTA — POWELL, Darrell, 70, retired Army ammunition department, died Friday. Visitation 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Shearwood Memorial Chapel, Stigler. Services 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church Kinta, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

KINTA — WHITEHEAD, Myrtle N., 97, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 2:30 p.m. Monday, Kinta Christian Church, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

STIGLER — EAKLE, Catherine Nicole, 39, nurse, died Saturday. Services pending, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

WESTVILLE — HANDLE, Ethel, 74, Greenleaf Nursery worker, died Thursday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WICHITA, Kan. — COOPER, Dennis Arthur, 67, died Saturday, Services pending, Biglow Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.