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Death Notices

April 1, 2014

Deaths 04.02.14

LOCAL

CARTWRIGHT, Barbara Linda, 61, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Trinity Baptist Church, Oktaha, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

JUSTUS, Thomas Benjamin, 58, retired Love Bottling, died Friday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory. Services 1:30 p.m. April 12, New Life Center, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

NORMAN, Marion B., 85, florist, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, First Presbyterian Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

RIDGE, Dorothy N., 84, retired H.B. Egan Manufacturing, died March 24. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

RIDGE, Ronald L., “Big Kid,” 64, retired metal fabricator, died March 24. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

AREA

TAHLEQUAH — TREAT, Valerie, 72, homemaker, died Saturday. No services planned, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WOOLBY, Leroy, 76, Northeastern State University facilities and service manager, died Sunday. Services pending, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — EIDEN, Michael Jon Sr., 63, concrete construction, died Monday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

LOCAL TIES

CATOOSA — VANCE, Larry Ray, 67, bridge construction, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

GREENWOOD JUNCTION COMMUNITY — RUSSELL, Carl Junior, 84, Whirlpool factory worker, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

MULDROW — BUCHOLZ, Lillian Ruth, 58, general laborer, died Tuesday. Cremation under the direction of Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

OWASSO — JACKSON, Lisa Michelle, 2, daughter of Melissa Johnson and Marvin Jackson, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. today, Mallory Chapel, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home and Crematory of Stigler.

PANAMA — LAFFERTY, Elizabeth “Libby,” 60, homemaker, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Mallory-Martin Chapel of Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

QUINTON — KING, Betty Lee, 86, homemaker/newspaper office, died Sunday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Palestine Community Church, Quinton, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

SALLISAW — CAVINESS, James Lacey, 58, mechanic, died Friday. Cremation under the direction of Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — DeFORD, Bettye Jo, 87, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Church of Christ, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STILWELL — DEWEESE, Ellis W., 92, educator, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, First Christian Church, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — WARFORD, Cheryl Darlene, 68, homemaker, died Friday. Services 1 p.m. today, Baron Church of Christ, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TULSA — HARDMAN, John Lacy Sr., 80, entrepreneur/radio announcer, died Saturday. Visitation 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Covenant Family Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — RENTIE, LaNita Kay, 50, home health provider, died March 25. Services 1 p.m. today, New Testament Holiness Church, Tulsa, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — WALKER, O.Z. Jr., 64, machinist, died March 26. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Antioch Baptist Church, Tulsa, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — WILLIAMS, Lillie Mae, 73, housekeeper, died March 27. Visitation noon to 7 p.m. Thursday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Praise Christian Faith Center, Tulsa, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

SERVICES TODAY

CARTER, Michael H., 11 a.m., Rayfield Baptist Church. (Granger-House of Winn)

JACKSON, Lisa Michelle, 1 p.m., Mallory Chapel, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

VANCE, Larry Ray, 2 p.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

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