MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

April 10, 2014

Deaths 04.11.14


— LOCAL

FAITH, Glen, 78, retired Greenhill Cemetery superintendent, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, York Street Christian Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

GATTENBY, Lurlene R., 91, real estate broker, died Thursday. Services 10:30 a.m. Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HARRELL, Kelly, 49, Capital One Auto Finance collection associate, died Monday. Visitation noon to 5 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, United Pentecostal Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

JONES, David Leroy, 61, Crete Transportation, died April 1. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Mount Zion Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

JUSTUS, Thomas Benjamin, 58, retired Love Bottling, died March 28. Family conducted memorial service 1:30 p.m. New Life Center, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

REICH, Mary Lee, 90, retired Carpenters Union Hall secretary, died Thursday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

SALMON, Kyla, 54, retired Oktaha Public School elementary teacher, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Southeast Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

CHECOTAH — SMALL, Bobby Ray, 74, mechanic, died Sunday. Private services, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — YORK, Terry, 56, construction worker, died Monday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. today, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, First Free Will Baptist Church of Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — DUDLEY, Frances Mae, 84, homemaker, died April 2. Services 11 a.m. Monday, First United Methodist Church, Checotah, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

FORT GIBSON — CLINKENBEARD, Everett E., 83, died Thursday. Services pending, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

HULBERT — ALLEN, Anthony B., 50, heavy equipment operator, died Wednesday. Services pending, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BROWN, Troy Lynn, 44, machinist, died Sunday. Family conducted memorial service 10 a.m. Saturday, Tender Mercy Baptist Church, Park Hill, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

TAHLEQUAH — TUCKER, Cynthia K., 54, Cyndi’s owner, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. today, First Baptist Church, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — STUART, Robert D. “Bob,” 90, retired American Bank banker, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. today, Holy Cross Catholic Church, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — VANSCOY, Dennis H., 77, plumber, died Tuesday. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. today, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Porter First Baptist Church, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.



LOCAL TIES

BROKEN ARROW — BREWER, Leanne C., 62, Tulsa Community College director of admissions, died April 5. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Elmwood-Bennett Addition, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

GANS — WELSH, Nathan Lee, 35, general laborer, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Akins Cemetery, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

LONGTOWN — HULSEY, David, 77, retired U.S. Army, died March 7. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

MARBLE CITY — WHITE, Brenda Claudine, 62, home health aide, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Blunt Baptist Church, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

NORMAN — EDMONDSON, Molly Esther, 91, Veterans Administration procurement officer, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Greenhill Cemetery, Havenbrook Funeral Home, Norman.

NORMAN — SEMORE, Mary L., 79, retired teacher, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Mallory Chapel, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

OKMULGEE — KENNEDY, Mildred Hartense, 92, retired housekeeper, died Tuesday. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Chapel of Peace, Okmulgee, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

ROLAND — ROWLAND, Georgia Etta, 95, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Sallisaw City Cemetery, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

TULSA — BURKES, Wanola, 57, home health assistance, died Monday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — GEETER, Regina Marie, 53, phlebotomist, died April 3. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

WESTVILLE — RITTER, Brandy J., 38, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

WESTVILLE — SCOTT, William R., 72, custodian, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Proctor Community Church, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.



SERVICES TODAY

BIGGERS, Dennis Keith, 2 p.m., Gateway International, Roland. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

ROSE, Audrey, 2 p.m., Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)

STUART, Robert D. “Bob,” 11 a.m., Holy Cross Catholic Church, Wagoner. (Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner)

SALMON, Kyla, 2 p.m., Southeast Baptist Church. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

TUCKER, Cynthia K., 2 p.m., First Baptist Church, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)