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Obituaries

January 5, 2014

Deaths 01.06.14

LOCAL

ECK, Ron “Slim,” 75, farmer/rancher, died Saturday. Services 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HAYS, Dorothy D., 93, died Dec. 17. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

KAY, Jimmy, 60, Yates Auto Mall finance manager, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Wednesday, First Presbyterian Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

PATTERSON, Marjorie Taylor, 95, homemaker, died Dec. 28. Services 11 a.m. Friday, First Presbyterian Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

AREA

CHECOTAH — ELLIS, Juanita Marie, 89, retired, died Saturday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — HEAD, Richard Ray, 76, mechanic, died Jan. 1. Visitation 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, at funeral home. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church, Warner, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

COWETA — WILSON, Lucinda Jane, 86, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Wright-Brown Family Funeral Home Chapel, Coweta, Wright-Brown Family Funeral Home, Coweta.

GORE — PARISOTTO, Donald H., 76, sales, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, First Assembly of God, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — SPRIGGS, Roy Leo, 85, builder/farmer, died Friday. Visitation noon-7 p.m. Tuesday, with family greeting 5-7 p.m., at funeral home. No services planned, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

LOCAL TIES

OKMULGEE — COCKBURN, Desmond Vernon “D.V.,” 66, registered nurse, died Saturday in Tulsa. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, First United Methodist Church, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

WATTS — HILL, Eulalia, 75, nurse aide, died Dec. 30. Services 2 p.m. today, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

WESTVILLE — COLLINS, Gary W., 57, died Saturday. Services pending, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

WESTVILLE — JOHNSON, Mary Gladys, 80, farmer, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

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