MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 8, 2013

Deaths 01.08.13


— LOCAL

BENNETT-PERRY, April Christine, 22, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

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

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

HAGER, Nina Elizabeth, 88, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, First Assembly of God Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

MAJORS, Paul, 82, salesman, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

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

WILSON, Earl Thomas “Tim,” 77, laborer, died Monday. Services pending, Ragsdale Funeral Center.



AREA

CHECOTAH — BLALOCK, Billy, 82, truck driver, died Thursday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — HATLEY, Alsephine Fay, 70, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, Harmony Freewill Baptist Church, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

FORT GIBSON — MATTHEWS, Dave William, 47, funeral director, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Wednesday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HULBERT — FIELDEN, Bonnie “Doc,” 69, Hillcrest Hospital maintenance supervisor, died Sunday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. today, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church, Hulbert, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

PARK HILL — LESHER, Norma, 84, sales clerk, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. today, Park Hill Cemetery, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — DUSHENKE, Irma, 97, motel owner/operator, died Dec. 30. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, First Lutheran Church, Tahlequah, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — SNYDER, Randal William, 56, welder, died Thursday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

WAGONER — WILSON, Arlie “Lee,” 88, farmer/truck driver, died Saturday. Services 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

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

WARNER — CLARK, Mable, 82, died Monday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

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



LOCAL TIES

KINTA — MATTHEWS, Carolyn, 70, retired school teacher, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Mallory Chapel, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, Stigler.

LONGTOWN — SWARER, Lonnie L. Jr., 35, Aceco Rental & Sales mechanic, died Jan. 4. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Canadian High School Gymnasium, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

MULDROW — CONNACHER, Stillman Lee, 64, vending machine repairman, died Friday. Cremation under the direction of Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

MULDROW — WEAVER, Ruby Marie, 100, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Mineral Springs Baptist Church, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

SALLISAW — FARMER, Michael Wayne, 55, emergency room doctor, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Eastside Baptist Church, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

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

TULSA — KEENE, Roberta Jean (Cushman), 49, casino cashier, died Friday. Services pending, Serenity Funeral Home, Tulsa.

VIAN — PEREGO, Jimmie Lou, 72, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Vian Gymnasium, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.



SERVICES TODAY

ANDERSON, Mary Reece “Faye,” 11 a.m., Memorial Park Mausoleum. (Ragsdale Funeral Center)

McKINNEY, Alpha Lee, 10:30 a.m., Watts Holiness Church, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

ROSENBAUM, Kimberly Ann, 2 p.m., Mallory-Martin Chapel, Spiro. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)