MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

December 6, 2013

Deaths 12.07.13


— LOCAL

ROGERS, Miqula (Mickie), 84, American Airlines, died Wednesday. No services scheduled, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SMOTT, Marion Wilfred “Willie,” 88, Frisco Railroad brakeman, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

THOMASON, Myrtle M., 86, homemaker, died Tuesday. Visitation noon until 7 p.m. Tuesday at Lighthouse Assembly of God. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, First Assembly of God, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

WILLIAMS, Middie Francis, 91, information operator, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Lawrence Street Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — BEAIRD, Rita, 50, special needs, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Church of Christ, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — KERR, Harry A., 74, retired Tinker Air Force Base, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — WILLIAMS, Donna Jean, 75, retired Fort Gibson Schools, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HASKELL — HARVEY, Permelia G., 88, retired bookkeeper, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Haskell Cemetery, Dowdy Funeral Home.

PORTER — PAYNE, Bob, 80, diesel mechanic/trucker, died Thursday. Services pending, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

TAHLEQUAH — FAHEY, Kim Lee, 55, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — FRENCH, October Rayne, 18 months, died Nov. 28. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — KING, Naomi L., 64, died Tuesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — LAMONS, Johnny B., 57, laborer, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — MORELAND, Donald. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TAHLEQUAH — SMITH, Gomer E., 79, mechanic, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — TAYLOR, Letha, 75, educator, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Green Country Funeral Home.



LOCAL TIES

BIXBY — McKINNEY, Patsy Ruth, 86, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 9:30 a.m. Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

KEOTA — NIXON, Rosie May, 91, died Friday. Services pending, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

OKLAHOMA CITY — RENEAU, Brenda Gail, 58, former Oklahoma State Labor Commissioner, died Thursday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

STILWELL — CARSON BIBB, Lola, 76, Hickory Village Apartments complex manager, died Wednesday. Memorial visitation 10 a.m. to noon today, Roberts Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell. No services planned, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — HUMMINGBIRD, Brynn. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — LANDSAW, Ruby, 76, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — RILL, Darlene. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

WESTVILLE — WELCH, Bob. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.



SERVICES TODAY

CRASE, Jessica Rae, 10 a.m., Hanson Baptist Church. (Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

STIERWALT, Bertha F., 1 p.m., Reed-Culver Chapel. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

THOMPSON, Alfred Ronald Jr. “Bootlegger,” 11 a.m. Ragsdale’s Chapel of Respect. (Ragsdale Funeral Center)LOCAL

ROGERS, Miqula (Mickie), 84, American Airlines, died Wednesday. No services scheduled, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SMOTT, Marion Wilfred “Willie,” 88, Frisco Railroad brakeman, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

THOMASON, Myrtle M., 86, homemaker, died Tuesday. Visitation noon until 7 p.m. Tuesday at Lighthouse Assembly of God. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, First Assembly of God, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

WILLIAMS, Middie Francis, 91, information operator, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Lawrence Street Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — BEAIRD, Rita, 50, special needs, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Church of Christ, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — KERR, Harry A., 74, retired Tinker Air Force Base, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — WILLIAMS, Donna Jean, 75, retired Fort Gibson Schools, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HASKELL — HARVEY, Permelia G., 88, retired bookkeeper, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Haskell Cemetery, Dowdy Funeral Home.

PORTER — PAYNE, Bob, 80, diesel mechanic/trucker, died Thursday. Services pending, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

TAHLEQUAH — FAHEY, Kim Lee, 55, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — FRENCH, October Rayne, 18 months, died Nov. 28. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — KING, Naomi L., 64, died Tuesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — LAMONS, Johnny B., 57, laborer, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — MORELAND, Donald. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TAHLEQUAH — SMITH, Gomer E., 79, mechanic, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — TAYLOR, Letha, 75, educator, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Green Country Funeral Home.



LOCAL TIES

BIXBY — McKINNEY, Patsy Ruth, 86, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 9:30 a.m. Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

KEOTA — NIXON, Rosie May, 91, died Friday. Services pending, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

OKLAHOMA CITY — RENEAU, Brenda Gail, 58, former Oklahoma State Labor Commissioner, died Thursday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

STILWELL — CARSON BIBB, Lola, 76, Hickory Village Apartments complex manager, died Wednesday. Memorial visitation 10 a.m. to noon today, Roberts Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell. No services planned, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — HUMMINGBIRD, Brynn. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — LANDSAW, Ruby, 76, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — RILL, Darlene. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

WESTVILLE — WELCH, Bob. Services pending, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.



SERVICES TODAY

CRASE, Jessica Rae, 10 a.m., Hanson Baptist Church. (Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

STIERWALT, Bertha F., 1 p.m., Reed-Culver Chapel. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

THOMPSON, Alfred Ronald Jr. “Bootlegger,” 11 a.m. Ragsdale’s Chapel of Respect. (Ragsdale Funeral Center)