MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 9, 2013

Deaths 01.10.13


— LOCAL

ALVARADO, Leonor I., 63, died Monday. Services 6 p.m. Friday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

BENNETT-PERRY, April Christine, 22, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, United Pentecostal Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

CARTER, Linda Kay, 64, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

CLARK, Meg “Mable Sue,” 82, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

ELLINGTON, Gary Wayne, 73, printer, died Jan. 3. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

GIVENS, Dustin Scott, 39, Georgia-Pacific environmental engineer, died Jan. 6. Visitation 1 to 7 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Boulevard Christian Center, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

NICHOLS, Harold, 61, ombudsman, died Wednesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SHEETS, Charles Mitchell, 61, Fort Howard, died Jan. 3. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SMITH, Udell, 69, Muskogee Regional Medical Center physical therapist, died Tuesday. Services pending, Ragsdale Funeral Center.



AREA

CHECOTAH — HARDEN, Rassie, 98, cattle rancher, died Tuesday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — TATUM, Ray, 60, truck driver, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Church of God, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

HASKELL — RHODES, Dorathy W. “Margie,” 92, retired registered nurse, died Tuesday. Services 10:30 a.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Dowdy Funeral Home.

HULBERT — REEDER, Donna, 81, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

OKAY — RUBERT, Sharon Fay, 53, welder, died Tuesday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

TAHLEQUAH — COOPER, Harold Bud Jr., 76, general laborer, died Jan. 3. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Hart Funeral Chapel, Tahlequah, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — NICHOLS, Michael, 61, laborer, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — HARM, Kathryn Michelle (Stroud), 39, hairdresser, died Dec. 20. Memorial service 2 p.m. Saturday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WARNER — CASH, Blanche E., 76, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, First Baptist Church, Warner, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

WARNER — CRAWFORD, Steven K., 51, woodworker, died Sunday. Services 3 p.m. Friday, Checotah Funeral Service Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.



LOCAL TIES

FORT SMITH, Ark. — WILEY, Peggy Jane, 83, licensed practical nurse, died Monday. Memorial service 2 p.m. Saturday, Mallory-Martin Chapel, Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

MIAMI — WEATHERFORD, Joe Dean, 79, funeral director and embalmer/funeral home owner, died Tuesday. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. today, Brown-Winters Funeral Home Cooper Memorial Chapel, Miami. Services 10:13 a.m. Friday, First United Methodist Church, Miami, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

MULDROW — WEST, Elzey Nelson, 98, retired, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

QUINTON — MORRIS, Sharon Lynn, 66, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. today, Hunn & Black Funeral Home Chapel, Quinton, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

SPIRO — LIVELY, Marshall James “Mark,” 67, welder, died Dec. 21. Services 1 p.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

TULSA — DAVIS, Tommy D., 31, laborer, died Dec. 20. Visitation 9 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. today, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 11 a.m. today, Dyer Chapel, Tulsa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — McCULLOUGH, Theodore, 53, laborer, died Dec. 28. Memorial service 1 p.m. Saturday, Latter House Outreach Ministries, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — MYLES, Dorothy, 57, homemaker, died Jan. 4. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA (formerly of Muskogee) — SMITH, Mary L., 82, retired Acme Engineering, died Wednesday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

TULSA — VAUGHAN, Chauney “C.D.,” 94, retired educator, died Wednesday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — WILLIAMS, Christopher Odis, 52, laborer, died Monday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

WICHITA, Kan. — IRVING, John O., 74, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Tabernacle Baptist Church, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.

WICHITA, Kan. — KIDD, Wayman Jr., 61, died Jan. 3. Services 11 a.m. today, New Testament Non-Denominational Church, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

CASH, Blanche E., 10 a.m., First Baptist Church, Warner. (Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls)

CLARK, Meg “Mable Sue,” 2 p.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

FARMER, Michael Wayne, 2 p.m., Eastside Baptist Church, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

LIVELY, Marshall James “Mark,” 1 p.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service)

MATTHEWS, Carolyn, 1 p.m., Mallory Chapel, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, Stigler)

MORRIS, Sharon Lynn, 1 p.m., Hunn & Black Funeral Home Chapel, Quinton. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)

WEAVER, Ruby Marie, 10 a.m., Mineral Springs Baptist Church, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)