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Obituaries

February 1, 2014

Deaths 02.02.14

LOCAL

BELL, Jessie Mae, 87, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, First Assembly of God, Webbers Falls, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

CROSSLAND, Georgia Ann, 66, quality inspector, died Saturday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

LUTON, John D., 91, retired attorney, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, First United Methodist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

McELMURRY, Mitchell Leon, 61, teacher/coach, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Fort Gibson Church of Christ, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

REEVES, Billy Lee, 77, retired U.S. Air Force, died Thursday. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

SIMS, Dale Lee, 79, retired U.S. Navy, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

SWEARENGIN, Carl Gene, 68, retired ODOT, died Feb. 1. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

TACKETT, Johnnie L., 65, died Thursday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

AREA

CHECOTAH — CASEY, Robert, 48, died Friday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — WHITE, William, 87, lithographer, died Wednesday. Private family service, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

FORT GIBSON — BAKER, Richard “Dale,” 52, customer service representative for AT&T, died Friday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

FORT GIBSON — SHACKELFORD ALLEN, Barbara June, 91, medical secretary, died Tuesday. Services pending, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

HULBERT — HENSON, Lucille, 52, pharmacy technician, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

HULBERT — KIRKPATRICK, Kyle, 32, iron worker, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — BECK, Donna L., 63, seamstress, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — FISHINGHAWK, Joseph T., 88, retired Air Force/Cherokee Nation Marshall Service, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — LITTLEFIELD, Ruth P., 88, Department of Human Services social worker/supervisor, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, First Baptist Church, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — RICHARD, Terry, 27, iron worker, died Saturday. Services pending, Grace Manor Funeral Home, Poteau.

TAHLEQUAH — ROBBINS, Jazmine, infant daughter of Michael and Nikki Robbins, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Tahlequah City Cemetery, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — ROBBINS, Jessica, infant daughter of Michael and Nikki Robbins, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Tahlequah City Cemetery, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WALWORTH, Winona, 99, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — MENEES, Walter I., 81, iron worker, died Saturday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

LOCAL TIES

GRAYSON — MANNING, Zenobia, 93, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, House of Winn, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — HANKINS, Steven Edward, 57, former owner Hankins Building Company, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, First Baptist Church, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

QUINTON — HULSEY, Bobby Gene, 69, heavy equipment operator/truck driver, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Oak Leaf Room, Quinton, Hunn & Black Funeral Home, Quinton.

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