MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

March 12, 2013

Deaths 03.12.13


— LOCAL

DOSS, Duane Mark, 36, disabled, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Muskogee Cremation Service Chapel, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

DUGAN, Paralee Pettit, 93, died Monday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

EDGMON, Jackie, 81, retired City of Muskogee Street Department secretary, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.  

LYONS, Larry Donnell Sr., 62, VA Medical Center nursing services, died March 4. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Saint Thomas Primitive Baptist Church, Summit, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

PETERSON, Katherine V., 91, school secretary, died Monday. Services 11:30 a.m. Friday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

SAVAGE, James Richard, 61, laborer, died Saturday. Services pending, Granger-House of Winn.

SMITH, William J. Jr. “Bill,” 72, disabled veteran, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. today, The Chapel of Remembrance, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.



AREA

CHECOTAH — COULTER, Helen, 87, ranching/farming, died Sunday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

COUNCIL HILL — FRANKLIN, Hazel M., 98, homemaker, died Sunday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

EUFAULA — BEEBE, Lahoma Jean, 82, nurse, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, First Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

HULBERT — COPELAND, David Olen, 77, park manager, died Friday. Services 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — ARNOLD, Duane M., retired U.S. Army major, died Sunday. Services pending, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BARTHOLD, Mary M., 84, missionary, died Monday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — CARY, Jack, 95, teacher, died Sunday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — HOFFMAN, Betty J., 89, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WORTHMAN, Jimmie L., 90, rancher, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — SPECK, Aaron “Bud,” 72, warehouse parts manager, died Monday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

BRISTOW — JOHNSON, Joe, 80, construction worker, died Sunday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs.

MULDROW — STAMBACK, Pauline Florence, 83, homemaker, died Friday. Services 3 p.m. today, Liberty Cemetery, Roland, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

OKMULGEE — ANDERSON, Charles David, 52, Creek Council House Museum executive director, died March 8. Memorial service 2 p.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — MINER, John Cole, 45, entrepreneur, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — PAPAFRANGOS, Olympia S. (Bia), 88, retired Bishops Restaurant manager, died  Friday. Services 11 a.m. today, Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

STIGLER — THOMPSON, Jerry O., 71, retired rancher, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Mallory Chapel, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

STILWELL — COCHRAN, Charlie R., 82, maintenance, died Friday. Wake service 3 p.m. today at family home. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Salem Baptist Church, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — NOBLE, Corporal Rogan Wayne, 64, veteran representative, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sequoyah High School Gymnasium, Tahlequah, Hart Funeral Home of Stilwell.

TULSA — BRANTLEY, Alice, 71, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — CRAWLEY, Leon L. Sr., 72, retired, died Friday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — ESTES, William, 75, retired pastor, died Monday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — JEFFERSON, Lula Pearl, 90, homemaker, died Feb. 23. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. today, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Antioch Baptist Church, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

WHITEFIELD — HOLDEN, Clarence “Bud,” 76, mechanic, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Coleman Cemetery, Porum, King-Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.



SERVICES TODAY



HOFFMAN, Betty J., 10 a.m., Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

STALCUP, Twylah L., 1 p.m., North Fork Baptist Church, Eufaula. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)