MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

November 9, 2012

Deaths 11.10.12


— LOCAL

BLANKENSHIP, Gordon Scott, 89, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

CHRISTOPHER, David Wayne Jr., 51, heavy equipment operator/evangelist, died Oct. 25. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

CLINE, Ricky, 52, died Friday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

DILL, Edith, 76, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services noon Tuesday, Elm Grove Assembly of God, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

DURANT, Rickie Lee, 51, maintenance worker, died Nov. 4. Visitation 2 to 4 p.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home & Crematory. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

DYKES-STORY, Tress (Beckley) “Marie,” 88, retired educator, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

EVANS, Johnny Jasper, 79, retired carpenter, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. today, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

MOORE, Devin Ray, 45, welder, died Friday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

PETERS, Esther Maxine Quigley, 91, bookkeeper, died Monday. Services pending, Shurden-Jackson Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

PONDEXTER, Jasper, 78, retired Tyson, died Nov. 2. Services 10 a.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SADLER, Terry, 64, retired Southwestern Bell, died Thursday. Services 12:30 p.m. Monday, New Hope Baptist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

TURNEY, William “Bill,” 89, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Eastern Heights Baptist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

WOODS, Clinton, 33, died Wednesday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.



LOCAL TIES

CHECOTAH — COULTER, Charles, 76, rancher/farmer, died Nov. 3. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Garrett Family Chapel, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — TURNER, Rhonda “Kay,” 52, licensed practical nurse, died Friday. Visitation 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 1 p.m. Monday, First Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

HULBERT — STINNETT, James Leo, 85, farmer/rancher, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Tahlequah City Cemetery, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PARK HILL — WILSON, Paula Sue, 70, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Cookson Proctor Cemetery, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

PORTER — MEGLI, Diana Sue, 59, IRS criminal investigator, died Thursday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

TAHLEQUAH — BUNCH, Agnes, 86, homemaker, died Thursday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — KYLE, Marie, 75, homemaker, died Nov. 2. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Elm Cemetery, Leach, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — ANDERSON, Johnny Earl, 64, welder, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — CURRENT, Melvina, 52, registered nurse, died Friday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — JUBERG, Marvin “Gene,” 83, aeronautical engineer, died Nov. 2. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Millsap Funeral Service Chapel, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

WARNER — MAHER, James “J.D.,” 77, retired Consolidated Laundry plant manager for Veterans Administration, died Thursday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

WARNER — SALLEE, Peggy S., 76, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Warner First Assembly of God, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



LOCAL TIES

OTTAWA, Kan, (formerly of Wagoner) — MELL, George Henry, 93, construction, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Pioneer Cemetery, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

SALLISAW — BURNETT, Sharon Kay, 57, homemaker, died Nov. 7. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

SAPULPA — LLOYD, Donna Jean, 74, retired AT&T engineering assistant, died Thursday. Visitation 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs. Services 10 a.m. Monday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel, Beggs, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs.

TULSA — REED, DeShawn Antwan, 23, died Nov. 1. Services pending, Crown Hill Funeral Home, Tulsa.



SERVICES TODAY

EVANS, Johnny J., 11 a.m., Foster’s Ivory Chapel. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

PONDEXTER, Jasper, 10 a.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

TURNEY, William “Bill,” 10 a.m., Eastern Heights Baptist Church. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)