MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

May 28, 2013

Deaths 05.28.13


— LOCAL

BRANDON, Darrell Ray, 62, volunteer, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. today, 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. today, 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. today, Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

CANADIAN — NEILL, C.P., 86, farmer, died Sunday. Services 3 p.m. Wednesday, Canadian First Baptist Church, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

CHECOTAH — BOONE, Martha, 65, retired teacher, died Monday. Services pending, Granger — House of Winn.

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

FORT GIBSON — NERO, Earnest, 80, Army Corps of Engineers maintenance division, died May 20. Services 11 a.m. today, 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. Services 2:30 p.m. today, Sandridge Pentecostal Church, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

PRYOR/WAGONER — WIED, Deborah K. (Hagerman), 53, former nursing home administrator, died May 21. Memorial visitation 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, at funeral home. No services scheduled. Shipman’s Funeral and Cremation Service, Wagoner.

TAHLEQUAH — DUNAVIN, George T., 65, died Monday. Services pending, Hart Funeral Home of 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. today, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

OKMULGEE — GOODEN, Mary Betsy Colbert, 90, retired licensed practical nurse at Claremore Indian Hospital, died Sunday in Tulsa. Wake 7 p.m. today, Big Cussetah Indian Methodist Church. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Big Cussetah Indian Methodist Church, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — WILSON, Donna Mae, 74, retired bookkeeper, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Calvary Baptist Church, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

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.

TULSA — WILLIAMS, Reginald A. “Reggie,” 55, patient coordinator at Parkside Hospital, died Monday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors Inc., Tulsa Chapel.



SERVICES TODAY

BRANDON, Darrell Ray, 2 p.m., Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

CROSSLAND, Jay D., 10:30 a.m., Southeast Baptist Church. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home, Muskogee)

DENNY, Theron Doyle “Flub,” 2:30 p.m., Sandridge Pentecostal Church. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

LOWE, Richard Brent “Dickie,” 10 a.m., Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

TATUM, Amel, 1 p.m., Stigler First Baptist Church. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

WINDRIX, Jerry Don Sr., 2 p.m., Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee)