MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

April 23, 2014

Deaths 04.24.14


— LOCAL

ADAMS, Londyn Danise, infant daughter of Aaliyah Billings and Tevin Adams, died April 19. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

CALLAHAN, Dr. Denver R., 87, minister, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Oasis Community Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

CLYMER, Nathaniel, 82, retired iron worker, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, First Assembly of God Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

DIAL, Pamalia Sue “Pam,” 55, fourth-grade school teacher, died Wednesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

GOODPASTER, E. Jean, 91, registered nurse, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

HALL, Debra Sue, 56, homemaker, died April 19. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HOLDER, Leon “Lee,” 88, Administrative Services executive vice president, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Eastern Heights Baptist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

McCOWN, James Royce “Jim,” 76, retired Georgia Pacific, died April 16. Services 2 p.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

SHAFFER, Kyson Quinn, infant son of Jack and Shelly Shaffer, died April 15. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Little Cussetah Cemetery, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

AREA

CHECOTAH — SMITH, Michael Devan “Chase,” 17, student, died April 14. Services 2 p.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Checotah, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

FORT GIBSON — CALVERT, Virginia Jean, 80, manager, died March 26. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

FORT GIBSON — FURR, James Donald, 67, manufacturing engineer, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. today, Citizens Cemetery, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

OKAY — BYRD, Elsie M., 91, retired restaurant cook, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. today, Three Rivers Cemetery, Okay, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

PARK HILL — MORGAN, Jerry D., 80, rancher/carpenter, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — DILL, William A., 51, laborer, died April 17. Services 3 p.m. Friday, Green Country Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — HART, Carol, 74, Harts Sport Center owner, died Tuesday. Services 4:20 p.m. Tahlequah City Cemetery, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WISDOM, Annabelle, 93, beautician, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, S. College Church of Christ, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — BEETS, Jerry Lee, 76, former Wagoner County inspector, died April 18. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Twin Oaks Baptist Church, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

LIBERTY COMMUNITY — DELANEY, Linda Lee, 52, waitress, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Eastside Church of Christ, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

OAKS — SANDS, Lucinda, 38, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

OKMULGEE — BAZART, Mable Theresa, 84, retired registered nurse, died April 18. Visitation noon to 7 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel. Rosary service 7 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Uganda Martyr’s Catholic Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

OWASSO — HAUG, Michael, 60, teacher/pilot, died Wednesday. Services pending, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.

PRESTON — HINDS, Jessica Nicole, 27, waitress, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Crosstown Pentecostal Holiness Church, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

PROCTOR — TAYLOR, Kenneth R., 70, education administrator, died April 19. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

SALLISAW — MARTIN, Rita Sue, 64, certified nurse’s assistant, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SPIRO — LONG, William J., 66, farmer, died April 14. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Mallory-Martin Chapel of Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home of Spiro.

STIGLER — TURNER, Robert “Bob,” 71, retired teacher/coach, died Tuesday. Services 2:30 p.m. today, Assembly of God Church, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

STILWELL — MILLER, Clement Paul Jr. “Clem,” 70, X-ray technician, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Oak Grove Baptist Church, Webbers Falls, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

WHITEFIELD — MOORE, Betty J., 79, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.



SERVICES TODAY

BYRD, Elsie M., 1 p.m., Three Rivers Cemetery, Okay. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

GOODPASTER, E. Jean, 2 p.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

FURR, James Donald, 10 a.m., Citizens Cemetery, Fort Gibson. (Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson)

MILLER, Clement Paul Jr. “Clem,” 10 a.m., Oak Grove Baptist Church, Webbers Falls. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

TURNER, Robert “Bob,” 2:30 p.m., Assembly of God Church, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)