MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

March 25, 2014

Deaths 03.26.14


— LOCAL

CALVERT, Virgle T., 88, pastor, died Saturday. Services 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Southeast Baptist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

CRABTREE, Mae B., 82, sheet metal fabricator, died March 22. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

LANE, Edward Ray, 67, retired, died Monday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

MAYHUE, Omega A., 54, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

RIDGE, Dorothy Nell, 84, retired H.B. Egan Manufacturing, died Monday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

RIDGE, Ronald Louis, 64, died Monday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

SHIPLEY, J. Mark, 58, Bethany D. Bowline CPA vice president, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SMITH, Ruthe Lee, 80, died Tuesday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

SNODDY, Thaddeus J. Jr., 76, Muskogee Public School head custodian, died Monday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

STAGGS, Marsha L., 65, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Grandview Tabernacle, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

WILLIAMS, Raymond A. “R.A.,” 94, master plumber, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

EUFAULA — MURRAY, Don E., 77, auto technician, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Hinton Turner Funeral Home Chapel, Hinton, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — ROOKER, Bernard James, 72, oilfield salesman, died March 20. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and Thursday, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — TAYLOR, Billie Lou, 70, died Monday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

TAHLEQUAH — ROBINSON, Billie R., 66, pole barn construction owner, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAINWRIGHT — RODRIGUEZ, Kallan Cinch, infant child of Stoney and Rachel Rodriguez, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. today, Middleton Chapel Cemetery, Oktaha, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.



LOCAL TIES

BARTLESVILLE — THOMPSON, Justin W., 17, laborer, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. today, Green Country Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

SALLISAW — DOTSON, Pauline Gertrude, 94, sales clerk, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Sallisaw City Cemetery, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STILWELL — BUCKNER, Billy C., 80, carpenter, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Elm Grove Cemetery, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — CHASTAIN, Wanda J., 57, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Calvary Southern Baptist, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — RIDDLE, Gene, 63, forklift operator, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, New Life Church, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TULSA — DANIELS, Lynne Rene, 59, nurse, died March 17. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — FELLOWS, Edna L., 92, homemaker, died Friday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — POWELL, Ron Elliott, 46, forklift operator, died Thursday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.



SERVICES TODAY

BRYANT, Melvin G., 10 a.m., Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

CALVERT, Virgle T., 10:30 a.m., Southeast Baptist Church. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

KNOKE, Donald Richard, 2 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

LEIRD, John D., 1:30 p.m., Stigler First Baptist Church. (King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)

MAYHUE, Keona Renee, 11 a.m., New Life Ministries, Taft. (Ragsdale Funeral Center)

RODRIGUEZ, Kallan Cinch, 1 p.m., Middleton Chapel Cemetery, Oktaha. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

TOLBERT, Timothy D., 2 p.m., Mallette Cemetery, Eufaula. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)

WILSON, Audry Eldred Jr., 2 p.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)