MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

June 14, 2013

Deaths 06.15.13


— LOCAL

ALLEN, Oweta V., 92, retired licensed practical nurse, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

BROOKE, Debra Sue, 55, died Sunday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

COLEMAN, Etta Mae, 66, L.E. Rader Center house supervisor, died Wednesday. Services pending, Kennedy-Kennard Funeral Home, Broken Arrow.

DALIS, Arthur E., 86, retired, died Friday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

GRAVES, Marion F., 84, minister, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

LEWIS, W.T. Jr., 59, cab driver/dispatcher, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

LITTLE, Jack D., 61, died June 6. Services noon Thursday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

MIKELSON, John Lyal, 83, retired state highway department, died June 8. Services 11 a.m. today, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

TOLBERT, Anna M., 92, retired radiologist, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. today, Memorial Park, Tulsa, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.



AREA

BRAGGS — KIZZIA, Billy T. “Terry,” 63, heavy equipment operator, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Braggs High School Gymnasium, Cornerstone Funeral Home & Crematory.

CHECOTAH — LANE, Bobby “Fishman,” 84, retired Muskogee Iron Works, died Thursday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — HAMILTON, Donald Wayne Jr. “Don,” 40, Ford Sand Blasting Co. delivery driver, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Assembly of God Church, Eufaula Hunn & Black Funeral Home, Quinton.

OKTAHA — RICE, Katheryn Joyce, 80, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Shipman’s Muskogee Funeral Service, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

PORTER — MILNE, James Brian, 39, Dal Tile glaze line operator, died Thursday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

PORUM (formerly of Tulsa) — HORTON, Henry G., 63, optician, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

TAHLEQUAH — COOMBES, Mary Ann, 83, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Hart Funeral Chapel, Tahlequah, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — ELBON, Donna R., 64, clerical, died Wednesday. Visitation 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — SOWERS, Jody Lee, 44, project manager, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Elmwood Cemetery, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

JOPLIN, Mo. (formerly of Fort Gibson) — WILSON, Jess Clyde Jr., 44, construction, died Sunday. Services pending, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.

OKMULGEE — SHOCKLEY, Earl, 94, died Thursday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

ROLAND — BARROW, Suzanna Marie, 42, bank teller supervisor, died Thursday. Cremation under the direction of Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — CHOATE, Brenda Louise, 69, homemaker/housekeeper, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Vian Holiness Church, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SPIRO — KING, Carolyn Sue, 70, housewife, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Mallory-Martin Chapel of Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

VIAN — FARMER, Catherine Merle, 77, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Blackgum Harvestime Church, Vian, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.



SERVICES TODAY

FARMER, Catherine Merle, 2 p.m., Blackgum Harvestime Church, Vian. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

HAMILTON, Donald Wayne Jr. “Don,” 2 p.m., Assembly of God Church, Eufaula. (Hunn & Black Funeral Home, Quinton)

HAYES, Willie E. (Bubby), 10 a.m., Haskell Assembly of God Church. (Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell)

HICKMAN, Marion Rebecca “Becky,” 1 p.m., Crossroads Free Will Baptist Church, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

MIKELSON, John Lyal, 11 a.m., Foster’s Ivory Chapel. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

SIMPSON, Sybil Thelma, 10 a.m., Memorial Park Cemetery, Tulsa. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

TOLBERT, Anna M., 11 a.m., Memorial Park, Tulsa. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)