MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

May 27, 2013

Deaths 05.27.13


— LOCAL

BRANDON, Darrell Ray, 62, volunteer, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

CROSSLAND, Jay D., 83, retired director of security for state House of Representatives, died Thursday. Services 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Southeast Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

GARNER, Junior Lee, 78, heavy equipment operator, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

JONES, Nolen Dean, 81, died Sunday. Visitation 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, at funeral home. No services planned. Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

WILSON, Paula, 69, Hobby Lobby cashier, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, First Assembly of God, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

WINDRIX, Jerry Don Sr., 57, bricklayer, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

 

AREA

CHECOTAH — HERNDON, Paulette, 66, secretary, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Checotah Funeral Home Chapel, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

FORT GIBSON — NERO, Earnest, 80, Army Corps of Engineers maintenance division, died May 20. Visitation 3-5 p.m. today, at funeral home, and 6-8 p.m. today, at Four Mile Branch Baptist Church. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Boulevard Christian Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Muskogee Chapel.

FORT GIBSON — PRESSON, Tommie Rayborn, 83, Century Ice employee, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Wednesday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

HOYT — DENNY, Theron Doyle “Flub,” 79, farmer and rancher, died Saturday. Visitation 4-6 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sandridge Pentecostal Church, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

HULBERT — MORGAN, Henry, 73, maintenance worker at Western Hills Guest Ranch, died Sunday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUH — MURPHY, Anson Jr., 67, laborer at Midwestern Container, died Sunday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — FOSTER, Carl Junior, 82, auto parts clerk, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — LOWE, Richard Brent “Dickie,” 50, factory worker, died May 21. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

TULSA — COWAN, Curtis, 67, retired from McDonnell Douglas and Boeing, died Sunday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors Inc., Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — JOHNSON, Cynthia, 55, bookkeeper at Tulsa County Courthouse, died Saturday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors Inc., Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — MATHIS-TISDALE, Deborah, 82, domestic employee, died Friday in Broken Arrow. Visitation 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, at Friendship Church. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Friendship Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors Inc., Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — VINCENT, John Jr., 66, minister, died May 23. Visitation noon to 5 p.m. Friday, at funeral home. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Victory Christian Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors Inc., Tulsa Chapel.