MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 25, 2013

Deaths 01.26.13


— LOCAL

BELL, Angela K. “Angie,” 38, VA Regional Office senior claims examiner, died Thursday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

HARRISON, Patricia Ruth, 69, homemaker, died Jan. 19. Services 11 a.m. today, African Methodist Episcopal Church Ward Chapel, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

HENDERSON, Carl Lewis, 84, died Wednesday. Memorial service 10:30 a.m. Monday, Muskogee Church of Christ, body donated to Oklahoma University Medical Center.

OWEN, Steven M., 58, electrician, died Jan. 18. Services 10 a.m. today, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

STACKS-OLSHEN, Audra C., 46, occupational therapist, died Wednesday. Visitation 1 to 2 p.m. Monday, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.



AREA

CHECOTAH — SCHROEDER, Grace C., 78, homemaker, died Jan. 21. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Checotah Funeral Home Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — WOOTEN, J.B., 82, Union Metal shopman, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. today, First Free Will Baptist Church, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

COUNCIL HILL — ANSON, Clayton A., 92, retired, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Checotah Funeral Service Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

HASKELL — STONES, J.T., 86, Hostess Cakes professional baker, died Jan. 20. Visitation 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Chapel of Remembrance, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

HANNA — DAVIS, Mary Lee, 82, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. today, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

PARK HILL — WELLS, Luke V., 21, retail appliance clerk, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — HALE, Rickey A., 59, Reasor’s employee, died Jan. 15. Services 10 a.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — EDWARDS, Floyd A., 82, retired roofing company owner, died Wednesday. Services 3 p.m. Monday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — WRIGHT, Imogene Irene, 92, businesswoman, died Friday. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Shipman Funeral Home, Wagoner. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (formerly of Haskell) — PIERSON, Leroy, 75, U.S. Postal Service mail handler, died Jan. 21. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Wilson Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, Coweta, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

FLOWER HILL — HAMILTON, Ella Mae, 91, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Mallory-Martin Chapel, Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

LAWTON (formerly of Claremore) — NEEL, Lela Kathleen, 29, Candlewood Suites hotel manager, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Church of God of Prophecy, Coweta, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

NORMAN (formerly of Okmulgee) — MOORE, Trevon Lamar, 25, Golden Corral cook, died Jan. 19. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel. Services noon Feb. 2, Saint Mary’s Christian Center, Okmulgee, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

OKMULGEE — FULTZ, Sarah Jane, 81, Walmart department manager, died Jan. 17. Services 11 a.m. today, New Jerusalem Baptist Church of Preston, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

SALLISAW — PHILLIPS, Mark A., 37, Oklahoma Department of Transportation, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Immanuel Baptist Church, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STILWELL — WINKLER, Vohn I., 55, construction, died Wednesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WATTS — MORRIS, J.B., 92, rancher, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Faith Holiness Church, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

WICHITA, Kan. — DONN, Diana Lynn, 49, died Wednesday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.

WICHITA, Kan. — EDWARDS, Dudley, 52, died Thursday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

BLACK, Marshall, 2 p.m., New Life Ministries, Taft. (Ragsdale Funeral Center)

BROWN, Thresa Lee, 11 a.m., Checotah First Baptist Church. (Ragsdale Funeral Center)

DAVIS, Mary Lee, 1 p.m., Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula. (Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)

ELLINGTON, Gary Wayne, 2 p.m., Azalea Terrace Recreation Room. (Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service)

HALE, Rickey A., 10 a.m., Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

JENNINGS, Ruth, 2 p.m., Keota First Baptist Church. (King-Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)

McCARTER, Julie “Ann,” 11 a.m., Whitefield Cemetery. (King-Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)

NEEL, Lela Kathleen, 2 p.m., Church of God of Prophecy, Coweta. (Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner)

OWEN, Steven M., 10 a.m., Foster’s Ivory Chapel. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

WELLS, Luke V., 2 p.m., Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

WOODBY, Richard Leroy Jr., 1 p.m., Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

WOOTEN, J.B., 11 a.m., First Free Will Baptist Church of Checotah. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)