MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

October 13, 2013

Deaths 10.14.13


— LOCAL

CHAMBERS, Edna Geneva, 92, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Calvary Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

COCKRELL, Helen Myrl, 97, retired nurse, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WILLIAMS, Ray, 89, retired, died Sunday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — LEMLEY, Billy, 64, died Friday. Visitation 5-7 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — SHAMBLIN, Elmer “Junior,” 81, retired automobile mechanic, died Thursday. Visitation 5-7 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Gum Springs Cemetery, Webbers Falls, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — LANHAM, Russell Lee, 65, oilfield pipeliner, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — McCORKLE, Leonard Elvin, 73, construction superintendent, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Summit View Cemetery, Guthrie, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.



LOCAL TIES

LOCUST GROVE (formerly of Wagoner) — SCROGGINS, Mickey Lee Jr., 28, farm hand, died Oct. 9. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

OKMULGEE — DALCOUR, Leola Mae, 82, retired box maker for Ball Brothers Corp., died Saturday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, at funeral home. Rosary services 6:30 p.m. Friday, Uganda Martyrs Catholic Church. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Uganda Martyrs Catholic Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

OKJMULGEE — JONES, Leo Sr., 79, retired foreman for Ball Brothers Corp., died Oct. 8. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Okmulgee, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

POINTBLANK, Texas (formerly of Stigler) — BRADLEY, Myrtle, 105, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Stigler Free Will Baptist Church, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.



SERVICES TODAY

HILL, John Wesley, 10 a.m., Rocky Point Cemetery, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)