MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

December 4, 2013

Deaths 12.05.13


— LOCAL

CARLTON, Betty L., 92, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

FLUSCHE, Vincent Harold, 86, dairyman/rancher, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. today, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

HALL, Saunsarae, 26, restaurant worker, died Friday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

MORRISON, Johnnie Lee, 82, Oklahoma Natural Gas clerk, died Nov. 29. Services noon Friday, Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

SHEPARD, Irene Jane, 77, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SIMMONS, Richard T., 82, retired, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. today, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

THOMASON, Myrtle T., 86, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.



AREA

CHECOTAH — BEAIRD, Rita, 50, special needs, died Wednesday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — KERR, Harry A., 74, retired from Tinker Air Force Base, died Wednesday. Services pending, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

TAHLEQUAH — FAHEY, Kim L., 55, certified nurse’s aide, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home,  Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — FRENCH, October R., age 18 months, died Nov. 28. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — JOHNSON, Dorothy F., 73, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — KING, Naomi L., 64, died Tuesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — SMITH, Gomer, 60, mechanic, died Dec. 2. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — STIERWALT, Bertha, 60, assistant chief medical technologist, died Nov. 30. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — TARRANCE, Elsie, 92, homemaker, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — TAYLOR, Letha, 75, educator, died Wednesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.



LOCAL TIES

BEGGS — STARR-JONES, Mornin Denise, 48, manager, died Wednesday. Services pending, House of Winn, Okmulgee.

BIXBY — McKINNEY, Patsy Ruth, 86, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 9:30 a.m. Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Muskogee, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

BOKOSHE — CRASE, Jessica Rae, 31, mail carrier, died Nov. 23. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Hanson Baptist Church, Hanson Community, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

BOKOSHE — PORTER, Naomi, 76, homemaker, died Tuesday. Private family services at a later date, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

SPIRO — BROWN, William McConnal, 92, welding, died Sunday. Services 3 p.m. Saturday, Mallory-Martin Chapel, Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

TULSA — MILLER, Jack Bill, 89, welder, died Wednesday. No services planned, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

WESTVILLE — HARRIS, Evelyn S., 65, mail clerk, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

WESTVILLE — KIDDY, Tina M., 53, quality assurance, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.



SERVICES TODAY

FLUSCHE, Vincent H., 11 a.m., St. Joseph Catholic Church. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home, Muskogee)

SIMMONS, Richard T., 2 p.m., Bradley Belltower Chapel. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service, Muskogee)

TARRANCE, Elsie, 10 a.m., Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)