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Death Notices

August 23, 2013

Deaths 08.23.13

LOCAL

BROWN, James Edward, 76, Georgia-Pacific machine operator, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. today, Central Missionary Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

EMERY, Bobbye, 78, retired, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

HOLMES, Eddie J., 45, laborer, died Tuesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

HOWARD, LaDonna S., 71, retired Hilldale Elementary School, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

MORRIS, Mary Shasta, 81, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Seventh-day Adventist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

QUINN, Donna Marie, 61, retired, died Saturday. Services 12:30 p.m. today, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

SESSIONS, Martha (Lackey), 79, homemaker, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. today, First Baptist Church Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WRIGHT, Dr. James C., 86, died Thursday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

AREA

CHECOTAH — JERVIS, Medra, 80, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — SISCO, Jessie “Corkey,” 64, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

COOKSON — FOURKILLER, Katherine M., 98, teacher, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

EUFAULA — GRAY, Cody E., 20, welder, died Aug. 17. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, North Fork Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — HENSON, Rocky D. “Rock Dog,” 41, plumbing business, died Aug. 12. Services 11 a.m. today, Lindsey Chapel Church, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

HASKELL — LaFERRY, Leonard B., 89, LaFerry’s Propane, died Thursday. Services pending, Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell.

PORUM — GOODNER, Mark V., 47, retired police officer, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Mallory Chapel, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

PORUM — MOORE, Rondal, 83, retired Stark Brothers Nursery foreman, died Wednesday. Services 2:30 p.m. today, Whitefield Baptist Church, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, Stigler.

TAHLEQUAH — BREWSTER, Thelma Mae, 71, homemaker, died Aug. 15. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WARNER — JOHNSTON, James Lealon, 84, retired Muskogee County deputy sheriff, died Wednesday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

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