MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

May 21, 2013

Deaths 05.22.13


LOCAL

CAVINS, Ruby Jane, 78, Corning Glass, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Memorial Park Cemetery, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

FULLER, Mary J., 73, retired, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Fort Gibson Nation Cemetery, Serenity Funeral & Crematory, Tulsa.

HAGMAN, Walter E., 83, rancher/horseman, died May 16. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

KAISER, Jerry L. (Bob), 58, plumber/pipefitter, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Warner Memorial Cemetery. Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

MILLIGAN, Johnny Ray, 54, loader, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

PRICE, Wilma H., 87, retired, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

EUFAULA — PINNEY, Mary Alice, 83, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — STERLING, Carla I., 39, disabled, died Tuesday. Services pending, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — NERO, Earnest, 80, U.S. Army Corp. of Engineers maintenance department, died Monday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

FORT GIBSON — RIDER, Kristi Lynn, 43, certified nurses’ assistant, died May 15. Private family services, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

HASKELL — DRAKE, Ida Jean, 77, Muskogee County Transit driver, died Saturday. Memorial service 11 a.m. Thursday, First Baptist Church, Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell.

TAFT — FIELDS, Anita Mae, 55, housewife, died May 17. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, New Life Ministries, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.



LOCAL TIES

OKLAHOMA CITY (formerly of Tulsa) — PRINCE, Myrtle Marie, 79, retired Morton Health Center optometry technician, died May 17. Services 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Wildewood Baptist Church, Oklahoma City, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

SALLISAW — RIGGS, Larry Harmon, 63, meter installer, died Monday. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sallisaw City Cemetery, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STIGLER — WHITE, Imogene (Ardis), 86, homemaker, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, First Assembly of God Church, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

TULSA — COLBERT, Bryan K., 56, died Tuesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

VIAN — ATHAY, Roy Lee, 85, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. today, Garden of Memories Cemetery, Vian, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

WESTVILLE — WELCH, Maxine, 90, key punch operator, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.



SERVICES TODAY

ADAMS, Florence E., 1 p.m., Mallory Chapel, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

ATHAY, Roy Lee, 10 a.m., Garden of Memories Cemetery, Vian. (Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls)

FLOYD, Wanda Estella, 10:30 a.m., Akins Baptist Church. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

HINDS, Mary Lou, 2 p.m., Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

PRICE, Wilma H., 10 a.m., Foster’s Ivory Chapel. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)