MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

August 13, 2013

Deaths 08.14.13


— LOCAL

GILLIAM, Thomas Alfred Jr., 92, retired, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

KRANK, Frances Mary, 87, dietary assistant, died Tuesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

MOORE, Perry K., 50, construction, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, First Free Will Baptist Church, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

RHODES, Barbara, 76, retired, died Aug. 8. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Chandler Road Church of Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

SLACK, E. Rex, 87, retired, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Memorial Park Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

SHUMAN, Marsha, 63, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

TEAGUE, Danna Lynn, 49, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Millsap Funeral Chapel, Webbers Falls, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



AREA

CHECOTAH — BELYEU, Alice “Eloise,” 92, homemaker, died Sunday. Visitation 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Shipman’s Muskogee Chapel. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Lighthouse Christian Center, Eufaula, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

CHECOTAH — DAN, James Roy, 63, self-employed automobile mechanic, died Aug. 10. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Morningstar Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

GORE — NORRIS, Gordon B. “Mike,” 60, died Aug. 3. Services 7 p.m. Saturday, Summer’s Ferry, Arkansas River at Gore, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

TAHLEQUAH — BARNES, Ray L., 50, cattle rancher, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Exciting Southeast Baptist Church, Pryor, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BELVIN, James, 40, construction, died Aug. 8. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GRANT, Carol L., 65, TPWA customer service, died Tuesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — TURNER, Gretchen, 83, dietary assistant, died Monday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — PYE, Johanna, 84, homemaker, died Aug. 10. Services 4 p.m. Sunday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WEBBERS FALLS — WISE, Cecil W., 83, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Webbers Falls, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



LOCAL TIES

OKMULGEE — PERRY, John Fitzgerald “Red,” 49, laborer, died Aug. 8. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Saint Matthew Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

ROLAND (formerly of Taft) — POWELL, Shirley Ann, 64, Braum’s sales rep, died Aug. 8. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, New Morning Star Baptist Church, Moffett, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

SPIRO — BRYANT, Sue, 65, hairdresser, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel, Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

STILWELL — GATEWOOD, Cecil H., 90, entrepreneur, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. today, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WICHITA, Kan. — EDWARDS, Monica Yvette, 43, died Saturday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

CARPENTER, Lorene Elizabeth, 2 p.m., Abundant Life Church, Council Hill. (Add’Vantage Funeral Service, Tulsa)

GATEWOOD, Cecil H., 2 p.m., Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

NOFIRE, Amanda, 10 a.m., Echota Baptist Church. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

SAMUELS, Larry Dale, 2 p.m., Rosehill Cemetery, Tulsa. (Add’Vantage Funeral Service, Tulsa)

SHUMAN, Marsha, 10 a.m., Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)