, Muskogee, OK

Death Notices

December 16, 2009

Deaths 12.17.09


COGBURN, Tennie E., 25, died Monday. Services 6 p.m. today, First Baptist Church Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

DEERINWATER, Steven Lex, 54, died Monday. Services 10:30 a.m. today, York Street Christian Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

GRIFFITH, Leon D., 60, tile layer, died Wednesday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

SHEPHERD, Ralph, 87, carpenter and farmer, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Jan. 9, Hampton Memorial Chapel, Hampton Mortuary, Checotah.


CHECOTAH – ENGLISH, Edna, 92, retired cosmetic sales rep, died Dec. 2. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, First United Methodist Church, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Checotah.

CHECOTAH – KELLEY, Billy, 76, died Tuesday. Services pending, Hampton Mortuary.

EUFAULA — ESLICK, Richard Neal, 59, boat rigger, died Dec. 14. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Hampton Memorial Chapel, Hampton Mortuary, Checotah.

FORT GIBSON — COPUS, Cletis, 78, homemaker, died Dec. 11. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Bradley Memorial Chapel, Bradley Funeral Home of Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — SHEFFIELD, David Ray, 49, farmer, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Fort Gibson High School Auditorium, Bradley Funeral Service of Fort Gibson.

SALLISAW — NEAL, Ruby Ella Mae, 89, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m Friday, Akins Cemetery, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

TAHLEQUAH — COON, Kaca, 30, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel.

TAHLEQUAH — FORD, Clara O., 95, homemaker, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home.

WAGONER — YORK, Naidene A., 88, homemaker, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. today, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel.


McALESTER – RINKER, Irene, 75, secretary, died Monday. Services pending, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home, Eufaula.

TULSA — CLEMONS, Charles Edward, 51, construction worker, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Dyer Memorial Chapel.


CHRISTIE, Annie L., 2 p.m, Hart Funeral Home. (Hart Funeral Home, Stilwell)

COGBURN, Tennie, 6 p.m., First Baptist Church Chapel. (Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee)

DEERINWATER, Steven Lex, 10:30 a.m., York Street Christian Church. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

LONG, Cecil E., 2 p.m., Eastwood Assembly of God. (King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)

STEVENS, Betty Jean, 2 p.m., Peggs Community Church. (Hart Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

YORK, Naidene, 1 p.m., Hersman-Nichols Chapel. (Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner)

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