MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

February 20, 2013

Deaths 02.21.13


— LOCAL

GRAHAM, Robert Lee, 85, master carpenter, died Feb. 11. Services 1 p.m. Friday, 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.

HURD, Nancy L., 82, died Wednesday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

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. Friday, Checotah Funeral Service Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

ELM GROVE — ROBERTS, Edsel L., 90, died Wednesday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

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 — 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 — BROWN, Catherine “Kitty,” 66, retired convenience store manager, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

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

FORT GIBSON — COOPER, Scott, 47, died Feb. 16. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, First Freewill Baptist Church, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

RENTIESVILLE — GRAVES, Everleen, 71, steel worker, died Tuesday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 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. Friday, First Baptist Church, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

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

TAHLEQUAH — GREEN, Basil D., 92, retired auto parts manager, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Go Ye Village Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.



LOCAL TIES

BROKEN ARROW — ENSMINGER, June (Turley), 78, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

McALESTER — WILLIAMS, Dana A., 31, died Feb. 13. Private family services planned, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

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

QUINTON — REA, Sybil Ellen, 94, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. today, Palestine Church, Quinton, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

STILWELL — GALCATCHER, Monroe, 60, machinist, died Feb. 15. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Salem Baptist Church, Stilwell, Hart Funeral Home of Stilwell.

TULSA — FOSTER, Eugene, 77, retired American Airlines employee, died Feb. 15. Services 11 a.m. Friday, CrossTown Church of Christ, Tulsa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.



SERVICES TODAY

BROWN, Catherine “Kitty,” 2 p.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

CARLTON, Judy Katherine, 2 p.m., Akins Cemetery (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

REA, Sybil Ellen, 1 p.m., Palestine Church, Quinton. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)