MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

August 28, 2013

Deaths 08.29.13


— LOCAL

ANDERSON, Jonah, 95, retired, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, White Chapel Church, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

BOWLEY, Kenneth L., 56, Brockway Glass supervisor, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Church 4:18, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HOOPER, Betty Joyce, 76, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

STERLING, John Kenneth, 66, Incor director, died Sunday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

SUMMERS, Barbara Ann, 53, VA Medical Center administration assistant, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

WEIR, Joyce Ann, 70, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

FORT GIBSON — LEATHERMAN, Norman P., 76, pastor, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Citizens Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — RYKER, Jeff Ray, 66, retired from Army, died Aug. 23. Services noon Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

PORTER — GUILES, Cleta Mae, 89, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

PORUM — COOK, Dicky Monty, 88, Department of Defense arson inspector, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. Sept. 6, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

TAHLEQUAH — WOOD, Myron G., 88, farmer/rancher, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Hart Funeral Chapel, Tahlequah, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — BUCK, Mary L., 84, died Wednesday. Services pending, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

CHOUTEAU — SPAULDING, Pat P., 87, rancher/Mayes County District One equipment operator, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, First Baptist Church, Mazie, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

DENVER, Colo. — ASHBRENER, Gale Anne, 57, Kaiser Permanente system analyst, died July 18. Services 11 a.m. today, First United Methodist Church, Wagoner.

DURANT — ROBISON, Robert Lee, 82, regional and district manager, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

OKMULGEE — WILKERSON, B.F., 83, retired Texaco/Chevron, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, McClendon-Winters Chapel, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

SALLISAW — HISER, Denver Loyd, 80, construction worker, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Akins Cemetery, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — OSBURN, John, 73, mechanic, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

TULSA — EASTOM, Judith K., 59, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

TULSA — GORDON, Barbara “Penny,” 59, medication aide, died Tuesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — LEWIS, Reuben Dale, 66, educator, died Aug. 23. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, at funeral home. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Antioch Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — RENTIE, Richard, 68, mechanic, died Tuesday. Visitation 3 to 5 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors Chapel, Tulsa, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.



SERVICES TODAY

ASHBRENER, Gale Anne, 11 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Wagoner. (Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner)

BELL, Mary Annette Sampson, 11 a.m., Valley View Church, Fort Gibson. (Add-Vantage Funeral Home, Tulsa)

GUILES, Cleta Mae, 10 a.m., Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

ROBISON, Robert Lee, 11 a.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee)

SPAULDING, Pat P., 2 p.m., First Baptist Church, Mazie. (Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner)

WEIR, Joyce Ann, 10 a.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee)