MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

November 23, 2013

Deaths 11.24.13


— LOCAL

BILLINGS, Michael E., 74, evangelist, died Friday. Services noon Tuesday, Lighthouse Christian Center, Eufaula, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

GOODWIN, Loretta I., 77, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Keefeton Trinity Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home of Muskogee.

MOORE, Walter L., 86, retired railroad worker, died Friday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

RICHERSON, James H., 85, Department of Transportation, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Wednesday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

ROBERTS, Jacob W., 21, stocker, bagger Homeland Grocery, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Keefeton Trinity Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home of Muskogee.



AREA

CHECOTAH — CASEY, Joe, 68, truck driver, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Oktaha Gospel Church, Oktaha, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Oktaha.

FORT GIBSON — DOBBS, Michael E., 62, maintenance technician, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Memorial service noon Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HULBERT — BOTTS, Randy A., 58, handyman, died Saturday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

HULBERT — CLINTON, Lonnie, 60, iron worker, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

OKTAHA — HALE, Timmie Lee Sr., 60, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Middleton Chapel Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee.

TAHLEQUAH — FISHER-STEELEY, Lula, 73, DHS social worker, died Friday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — JAMES, Artie, 92, homemaker, died Thursday. Visitation 11 a.m. - noon, services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Gum Springs Free Will Baptist Church, Highway 10A, Gore, Hibbs Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — PAGE, Barbara H., 79, Northeastern State University, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel.

TAHLEQUAH — SANDERS, Dakota R., 3, infant, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel.

TAHLEQUAH — SMITH, Hazel R., 78, CNA, died Wednesday. Services noon Tuesday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel.

WAGONER — MOORE, Donald, 83, owner and operator of Don’s Garage, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Wagoner, Family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Monday at Herman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

OKMULGEE — LEWIS, Gene, 81, retired Okmulgee Tag Agent, died Thursday.  Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

TULSA — BOWLIN, William H., 77, retired from Boeing, died Wednesday.  Services 10 a.m. Monday, Holy Family Cathedral, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Inc.-Tulsa Chapel, Tulsa.

WICHITA, Kan. (formerly of Rentiesville) — McCLENDON, Margaret, 100, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Granger-House of Winn, Muskogee.