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Obituaries

September 1, 2013

Deaths 09.02.13

LOCAL

BROWN, Agnes M., 97, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Calvary Baptist Church, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

BURLESON, Thelma Virginia, 91, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

CONVERSE-BENSON, Carole J., 69, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

FRAZIER, Ralph Floyd, 78, conductor, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

HAWORTH, William H., 86, retired, died Sunday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home of Muskogee.

LACKEY, Robert “Leon,” 66, retired forklift operator, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, New Hope Assembly, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

McANALLY, John David, 28, plumber, died Aug. 28. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Timothy Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

TATE, Charles, 65, retired, died Saturday. Services pending, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

AREA

CHECOTAH — JOHNSON, Doug, 67, city of Checotah water plant operator, died Friday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — POFF, Jay, 47, died Friday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

GORE — CUDE, Richard Calvin, 81, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, First Assembly of God, Webbers Falls, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

INOLA — LOONEY, Loretta Deane, 67, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Three Rivers Cemetery, Okay, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee.

OKTAHA — ELLISON, Nellie Grace (Alexander), 87, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Liberty Community Church, Oktaha, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

PARK HILL — GREEN, Chester, 85, electrician for Western Electric, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PORUM — COOK, Dicky Monty, 88, Defense Department arson inspector, died Aug. 24. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

TAHLEQUAH — HARP, Deborah, 59, certified nurse’s aide, died Aug. 29. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — VUNETICH, John Wayne, 58, roofer, died Thursday. Visitation 5-7 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — WASSOM, Robert “Bob,” 84, retired employee of Lake Region Rural Electric, died Sunday. Service pending, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

 

LOCAL TIES

BARTLESVILLE — COLLINS, Junior Ray, 83, laborer, died Saturday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WICHITA, Kan. — SHELBY, Zeffie Mae, 85, died Saturday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Home, Wichita.

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