MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

March 16, 2014

Deaths 03.16.14


— LOCAL

BEAN, JoAnne, 78, travel agent, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, First United Methodist Church of Muskogee, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

BISHOP, Eileen, 87, retired U.S. Attorney Office, died Thursday. Services noon Tuesday, First United Methodist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

COOKSON, Spc. Cody Levi, 23, scout, died March 8. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Eastern Heights Baptist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

DILLON, Bruce Charles, 43, janitor, died Thursday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

FEE, Magolee, 89, retired nurse, died Saturday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

GALLAGHER, Ellie, 93, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

HOWE, Harvel D. “Wayne,” 83, retired Acme Engineering, died Tuesday. Services 10:30 a.m. Monday, Christian Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

POLSLEY-HINSLEY, Dianee L., 75, bookkeeper, died March 11. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Shipman’s Muskogee Funeral Chapel, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.



AREA

CHECOTAH — KERNELL, Lavonta Ione, 88, retired bookkeeper, died Thursday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — MORRIS, Linda, 52, ICU tech monitor, died Friday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — WILLIAMSON, Bobby, 58, tax preparer for H&R Block, died Saturday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah.

COUNCIL HILL — DAVIS, Edna May, 100, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Shipman’s Muskogee Funeral Chapel, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

EUFAULA — BRADLEY, JoAnn, 78, waitress, died Thursday. Visitation 1 to 8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, First Free Will Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — FRAZIER, Ron W., 74, electrical contractor, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

EUFAULA — KIRKPATRICK, A.R., 88, supervisor at canning plant, died Thursday. Visitation 1 to 8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday. Services 2 p.m. March 22, Bower Cemetery, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — McFARLAND, Doris Jean, 72, licensed practical nurse, died Friday. Visitation 1 to 8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday. Services 3 p.m. Tuesday, Lenna Baptist Church, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

HULBERT — GOINS, Stanley “Stan” V. Jr., 34, supervisor for railroad, died March 8. Visitation 3 to 5 p.m. today, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Hulbert High School Field House, Hulbert, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

PORUM LANDING — MURPHY, Margaret Lorene, 91, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

WAGONER — SELF, James D. “Jim,” 74, Self’s Coney Island owner, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WARNER — RICHARDSON, Barbara Ann, 78, newspaper operator, died Monday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

WELLING — WILLIS, Naomi E., 77, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Reed Culver Chapel, Reed Culver of Tahlequah.



LOCAL TIES

OKMULGEE — MALEY, John David, 83, retired Okmulgee County judge and attorney, died March 11. Visitation 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, First Presbyterian Church, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.