MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 19, 2013

Deaths 01.20.13


LOCAL

COCKREHAM, Carol S., 63, retired Department of Human Services, died Jan. 14. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Memorial Park Mausoleum, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

DeSHAZER, Frances Louella, 62, baker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

DUNCAN, Henry Vernard, Sr., 86, Muskogee police officer, died Friday. Services pending, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

LAUDERDALE, Jessie Olive, 94, retired Humpty Dumpty, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

McDONALD, Mark Virgil, 50, truck driver, died Wednesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

MILLER, Herman Glenn, 74, foreman at OG&E, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, First United Methodist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

OWEN, Steven M., 58, electrician, died Friday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

PARKER, Cleo, 96, homemaker, died Friday. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Elm Grove Assembly of God Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

STEPHENS, Haskell W., 71, died Friday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

YOUNG, Nettie S., 94, cafeteria/food service manager at Oklahoma City Public Schools, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.





AREA

BRAGGS — HUTCHINSON, Robert “Benny,” 69, machinist, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

BRAGGS — RIGGS, Joan, 89, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Church of Christ, Millsap Funeral Service.

BRIGGS — TRAPP, Glynda Gale, 73, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Reed Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver Funeral Home.

COOKSON — HOLMES, Henry, 86, Greenleaf Nursery, died Friday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home.

EUFAULA — DOWLING, Milburn J., 91, owner of Chief & Palace Movie Theater and Decoy Sporting Goods, died Friday. Services pending, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

HULBERT — THOMPSON, Brenda, 58, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home.

PARK HILL — SMITH, Andrea, 28, died Jan. 9. Private family services only, Reed-Culver Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — HALFACRE, Wanda, 85, nurses’ aide, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Hart Funeral Home Chapel, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — MURRAY, Rose Cecelia, 82, child care provider, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, St. Brigid Catholic Church, Reed-Culver Funeral Home.

WAGONER — POST, Glema Grace, 79, retired surgical nurse, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory.

WARNER — SMART, Wanda L., 84, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Bethany Presbyterian Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

WEBBERS FALLS — BUCHANAN, Christopher, 26, McDonald’s, died Friday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

 

LOCAL TIES

KANSAS — DAVIS, Keith “Sonny,” 59, Tyson poultry dispatcher, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Long Prairie Baptist Church, Reed-Culver Funeral Home.

KANSAS — MOUSE, Rosie, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home.

SALLISAW — ELWICK, Edice Ann, 90, retail business owner, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, graveside at Sallisaw City Cemetery, Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home.

WATTS — BIRD, J.B., 75, Adair County road maintenance, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Souls Harbor Church, Reed-Culver Funeral Home

WICHITA, Kan. — ADAMS, Michael, 54, died Friday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.

WICHITA, Kan. — TILLMAN, Hurigh, Jr., 58, died Friday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.