MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

February 21, 2013

Deaths 02.22.13


— LOCAL

GRAHAM, Robert Lee, 85, master carpenter, died Feb. 11. Services 1 p.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

GUTHRIE, John W., 77, retired business owner, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Muskogee First Assembly of God Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HUTTON, Helen Marie, 64, day care coordinator, died Feb. 14. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Praise Center Family Church, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

ROBERTS, Edsel Leon, 90, farmer, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Elm Grove Assembly of God, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

WALDON, Donald Gilbert, 77, self-employed welder, died Monday. Memorial service to be held at a later date, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

YOUNGMAN, William W., 77, civil engineer, died Feb. 16. Services 11 a.m. Monday, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

CHECOTAH — BERRY, Charles Edward, 60, retired carpenter, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Checotah Funeral Service Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

COOKSON — BROOKS, Bradford, 56, disabled veteran, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

EUFAULA — HAMMAR, James Boyd, 73, plumber, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — MARSHALL, Keith Duane Sr., 51, retired machinist, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Mallory Chapel, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

EUFAULA — ROSS, Bill Junior, 62, Army Ammunition Plant transportation manager, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — BRANNON, Myrna Loy, 76, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

FORT GIBSON — BURNS, Alfred Clinton “Clint,” 75, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Church of Christ, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

HASKELL — FULSOM, Roy Lester Sr., 79, laborer, died Wednesday. Services pending, Granger-House of Winn.

HULBERT — NORMAN, James Dwight, 61, ironworker, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Lost City Cemetery, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

RENTIESVILLE — GRAVES, Eveleen, 71, steel worker, died Tuesday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church of Summit, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

TAHLEQUAH — BARNES, Delbert L. “Pete,” 73, pipeline, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, First Baptist Church, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BIGBY, Gilbert S., 81, restaurant owner, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — COMFORT, Bobby, 29, Cat Spec employee, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GREEN, Basil D., 92, retired auto parts manager, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Go Ye Village Chapel, Tahlequah, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — LEWIS, Sue Ann, 86, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 9:30 a.m. today, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — VANN, Andalynn Brook, newborn, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.



LOCAL TIES

BROKEN ARROW — ENSMINGER, June (Turley), 78, homemaker, died Wednesday. Memorial service 2 p.m. Monday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (formerly of Muskogee) — WHITE, Lisa Dianne (Williams), 50, Brady Corporation employee, died Feb. 12. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Rayfield Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

OKMULGEE — FRANKLIN, The Rev. C.R., 99, Assembly of God minister, died Thursday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

STILWELL — BRANNON, L.D. Wayne, 75, Rural Water District #2 superintendent, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TULSA (formerly of Muskogee) — HURD, Nancy L., 82, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

WICHITA, Kan. — JACQUES, Bernard Louis, 51, died Feb. 15. Services 11 a.m. today, New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.

WICHITA, Kan. — PARKER, Antonio Devon, 35, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. today, Chisholm Trail Church of Christ, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

BARNES, Delbert L. “Pete,” 10 a.m., First Baptist Church, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

BERRY, Charles Edward, 2 p.m., Checotah Funeral Service Chapel. (Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service)

BIGBY, Gilbert S., 2 p.m., Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

GRAHAM, Robert Lee, 1 p.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service)

GREEN, Basil D., 10 a.m., Go Ye Village Chapel, Tahlequah. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

LEWIS, Sue Ann, 9:30 a.m., Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

NORMAN, James Dwight, 10 a.m., Lost City Cemetery. (Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner)

VANN, Andalynn Brook, 2 p.m., Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)