MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

November 26, 2013

Deaths 11.27.13


— LOCAL

BARTLEY, Jason Ray, 42, paralegal, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. today, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

ELLIS, Edna Laverne, 83, retired registered nurse, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

GOODWIN, Loretta Irene, 77, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, Keefeton Trinity Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home of Muskogee.

MOORE, Walter L., 86, retired railroad, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, First Baptist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

RICHERSON, James Henry, 85, Department of Transportation, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

ROBERTS, Jacob Wayne, 21, Homeland Grocery stocker/bagger, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, Keefeton Trinity Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home of Muskogee.



AREA

BRAGGS — BOX, DeWayne Charles, 31, died Nov. 22. Services 5 p.m. Friday, Lighthouse Tabernacle Church, Gore, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

CHECOTAH — CANEPA, Travis, 48, Hughes Lumber foreman, died Sunday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

FORT GIBSON — FREEDLUND, Richie, 42, handyman, died Nov. 11. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Timothy Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

FORT GIBSON — WALLACE, Ada Leona, 77, registered nurse, died Nov. 25. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Fort Gibson Church of Christ, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

GORE — TRAMELL, George Arthur, 74, millwright, died Monday. Cremation under the direction of Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

HULBERT — PATSY, Mary Ellen, 55, fruit stand owner, died Monday. Services pending, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

OKAY — BURK, Hershel LeRoy, 83, truck driver, died Nov. 24. Visitation 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — ROE, Naomi Ruth, 82, retail sales, died Monday. Visitation 1 to 6 p.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Church of God, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

BROKEN ARROW — WALKER, Robert Lee, 80, custodian, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. today, Kennedy-Kennard Funeral Home Chapel, Broken Arrow, Kennedy-Kennard Funeral & Cremation, Broken Arrow.

McALESTER — DRISKILL, Hazel, 77, died Monday. Memorial service 10 a.m. Friday, Chaney’s Memorial Chapel, McAlester, Chaney Harkins Funeral Home, McAlester.

OKMULGEE — LEE, Harold Everett, 81, Lee’s Pest Control owner, died Nov. 24. Memorial service 2 p.m. Sunday, Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — TALBOT, Harold, 80, insurance business, died Monday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

STILWELL — THIRSTY, Willie Mae, 84, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

WICHITA, Kan. (formerly of Rentiesville) — McCLENDON, Margaret, 100, homemaker, Nov. 23. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church, Rentiesville, Granger-House of Winn.



SERVICES TODAY

BARTLEY, Jason Ray, 11 a.m., Foster’s Ivory Chapel. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

BOTTS, Randy A., 2 p.m., Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah. (Reed-Culver of Tahlequah)

GOODWIN, Loretta Irene, 10 a.m., Keefeton Trinity Baptist Church. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

MOORE, Walter L., 2 p.m., First Baptist Church. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

RICHERSON, James Henry, 1 p.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

ROBERTS, Jacob Wayne, 10 a.m., Keefeton Trinity Baptist Church. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)