MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

December 10, 2013

Deaths 12.11.13


— LOCAL

BARNETT, James, 65, Shawnee Heights Apartments maintenance, died Monday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

CORY, Edward Van “Bud,” 88, self-employed, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, First Presbyterian Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

CURRIN, Angela Renaye, 43, cosmetologist, died Tuesday. Services pending, Granger-House of Winn.

LADD, Olen Tom, 95, Ladd Trucking owner/operator, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. today, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

PUCKETT, Elnora, 101, retired, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

RITCHIE, Roger Wayne, 64, retired U.S. Government, died Dec. 6. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

SHEETS, Winifred “Val,” 75, Sheets Oil owner/operator, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Memorial Park Mausoleum, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

YANCEY, Valentino Tyrone “Tino,” 55, automobile mechanic, died Dec. 2. Services 1 p.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.



AREA

CHECOTAH — TRIPLETT, Mark A., 54, tractor-trailer repairman/painter, died Nov. 29. Services 10:30 a.m. today, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — SPENCE, Charles Blayke, 5, died Dec. 5. Services 6 p.m. Thursday, South Ridge Baptist Church, Fort Gibson, Hibbs Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — FAHEY, Kim Lee, 55, homemaker, died Dec. 4. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — MARTIN, Edward B., 56, general laborer, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WAGONER — SHIELDS, Donald C., 69, diesel mechanic, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WARNER — CAPPS, Blanch Lillie, 81, pastor’s wife/homemaker, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, New Hope Assembly of God Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



LOCAL TIES

CANADIAN — HATFIELD, Normajean E., 85, died Dec. 4. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Canadian First Baptist Church, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

CLAREMORE — COBB, Robert “Bob,” 89, pipeline equipment manufacture, died Sunday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

FORT SMITH, Ark. — FENDER, Morris W., 69, Arkhola Sand and Gravel Construction superintendent, died Dec. 4. Services 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

OKLAHOMA CITY — RENEAU, Brenda Gail, 58, former Oklahoma State Labor Commissioner, died Dec. 5. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Christian Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SALLISAW — CANADA, Cecil Harold Sr., 70, labor, died Dec. 3. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, First Missionary Baptist Church, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

TULSA — TURNHAM, Sarah, 66, homemaker, died Dec. 6. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



SERVICES TODAY

ASBILL, Neomi Dean, 11 a.m., Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

HOWARD, Dwight, 1 p.m., Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

LADD, Olen Tom, 1 p.m., Foster’s Ivory Chapel. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

NIXON, Rosie May, 1 p.m., Unity Baptist Church, Keota. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

PENDERGRASS, Billy Ray, 2 p.m., Eastside Freewill Baptist Church, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

SHEETS, Winifred “Val,” 10 a.m., Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

SHIELDS, Donald Carroll, 2 p.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

THOMASON, Myrtle M., 11 a.m., First Assembly of God. (Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service)

TRIPLETT, Mark A., 10:30 a.m., Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)

WISWELL, Anita Belle, 2 p.m., Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)