MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

December 23, 2012

Deaths 12.24.12


— LOCAL

BAILEY, Peggy Jane, 70, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

HANEY, Wanda Faye, 85, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

HUFFMAN, Connie G., 89, secretary, died Friday. Services 4 p.m. Wednesday, First United Methodist Church, Muskogee, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

LESTER, John Bryan, 81, retail sales, died Sunday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

MANSKE, Mary A., 85, retired Southwestern Bell supervisor, died Dec. 19. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

MAYER, Joseph I. “Joe,” 80, died Sunday. Services noon Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

MULL, James L., 59, died. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

SANDERS, Charlotte Ann, 66, social worker, died Dec. 15. Services noon Jan. 5, Valarie Strain residence, Oklahoma City, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

STACKHOUSE, Russell James, 76, retired, died Dec. 18. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

WILSON, Kevin Francis, 53, painter, died Dec. 14. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.



AREA

CHECOTAH — SMITH, Herbert, 84, retired Frame Lumber Company, died Saturday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service.

HASKELL — GRIDER, Chuck E., 61, city of Haskell supervisor, died Sunday. Services pending, Dowdy Funeral Home.

OKTAHA – HAMMONS, Dewey Gene, 74, musician, died Dec. 17. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

TAHLEQUAH — TUDOR, Donald, 77, died Sunday. Services pending, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah

TAFT – WALKER, Verna Lee, 81, retired maintenance worker, died Sunday. Services pending, Granger-House of Winn.



LOCAL TIES



BROKEN ARROW — ELLIS, Arthur Dwayne, 63, roughneck, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Millsap Funeral Service Chapel, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service.

COWETA – MOSS, Lois Mae, 80, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

SPIRO – LIVELY, Marshall James, 67, welder, died Friday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service, Muskogee.



Services today

WEEMS, Linda, 2 p.m., Mallory Chapel. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)