MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

August 14, 2013

Deaths 08.15.13


— LOCAL

GILLIAM, Thomas Alfred Jr., 92, retired, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

KRANK, Frances Mary, 87, dietary assistant, died Tuesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

MOORE, Perry K., 50, construction, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, First Free Will Baptist Church, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

RAMIREZ, Yolanda Michelle (Acuff), 50, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Vaught Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

RHODES, Barbara, 76, retired, died Aug. 8. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Chandler Road Church of Christ, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

SANDERS, Minnie Marie, 100, died Wednesday. Services pending, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

SLACK, E. Rex, 87, retired, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Memorial Park Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

TEAGUE, Danna Lynn, 49, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Millsap Funeral Chapel, Webbers Falls, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



AREA

CHECOTAH — BELYEU, Alice “Eloise,” 92, homemaker, died Aug. 11. Visitation 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Shipman’s Muskogee Chapel. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Lighthouse Christian Center, Eufaula, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

CHECOTAH — DAN, James Roy, 63, self-employed automobile mechanic, died Aug. 10. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Morningstar Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

EUFAULA — YARBERRY, Mickie Ladell, licensed practical nurse, died Aug. 7. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Oak Ridge Baptist Church, Longtown, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

GORE — NORRIS, Gordon B. “Mike,” 60, died Aug. 3. Services 7 p.m. Friday, Summer’s Ferry, Arkansas River at Gore, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

TAHLEQUAH — BARNES, Ray L., 50, cattle rancher, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Exciting Southeast Baptist Church, Pryor, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BATSON, Robert W. Jr., 60, juvenile affairs director, died Monday. Services pending, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BELVIN, James, 40, construction, died Aug. 8. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GRANT, Carol L. (Moore), 65, TPWA customer service, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WEBBERS FALLS — WISE, Cecil W., 83, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Webbers Falls, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



LOCAL TIES

BEGGS — THOMPSON, Maton Lee, 82, retired American Airlines mechanic, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Crossroads Baptist Church, Beggs, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs.

OKMULGEE — PERRY, John Fitzgerald “Red,” 49, laborer, died Aug. 8. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Saint Matthew Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

ROLAND (formerly of Taft) — POWELL, Shirley Ann, 64, Braum’s sales rep, died Aug. 8. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, New Morning Star Baptist Church, Moffett, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

STILWELL — FORD, Samantha Dawn, 24, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Ewing Chapel Cemetery, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TULSA — BREWER-GREEN, Florence R., 75, homemaker, died Aug. 7. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Church of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

WESTVILLE — TUTTLE, Odessa Faye, 85, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.



SERVICES

BARNES, Ray L., 2 p.m., Exciting Southeast Baptist Church, Pryor. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

BARNES, Thomas Edward, 10 a.m., Stigler Pentecostal Holiness Church. (King-Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)

TURNER, Ronald L., 10 a.m., Brooken Cemetery. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)