MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

Obituaries

January 23, 2013

Deaths 01.23.13

LOCAL

ASHMAN, Marjorie Jean Niece, 85, homemaker, died Jan. 12. Memorial service 2 p.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Cremation Society of Oklahoma, Tulsa.

BROWN, Joe Charles, 85, iron worker, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

JONES, Paul, 96, retired city of Muskogee Water Department, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, New Hope Baptist, Johnson Funeral Home and Monument Co., Sperry.

LYONS, Jeffrey Jr., 42, labor, died Friday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

OWEN, Steven M., 58, electrician, died Jan. 18. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

STEPHENS, Haskell W., 71, died Jan. 18. Services 1 p.m. Sunday, Eastern Heights Baptist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

AREA

BRAGGS — RIGGS, Joan, 89, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Church of Christ, Braggs, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

CHECOTAH — SCHROEDER, Grace C., 78, homemaker, died Jan. 21. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Checotah Funeral Home Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

EUFAULA — DOMINIC, John F., 44, police officer, died Saturday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Wake service 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Little Coweta Indian Baptist Church, Lenna. Services 1 p.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — DOWLING, Milburn J., 91, owner of Chief & Palace Movie Theater & Decoy Sporting Goods, died Friday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.n. today, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — WARD, Howard Dale, 74, recording artist, died Monday. Memorial service 2 p.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

PARK HILL — MINTON, Dr. Larry Allen, 64, medical doctor, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TAHLEQUAH — COMBS, Cleo S., 86, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — HALE, Rickey A., 59, Reasor’s employee, died Jan. 15. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — VIND, Gerald H., 80, professor, died Jan. 11. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WARNER — SMART, Wanda L., 84, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Bethany Presbyterian Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

WEBBERS FALLS — BUCHANAN, Christopher A., 26, McDonald’s worker, died Friday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Checotah Funeral Service Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

Text Only
Obituaries
AP Video
Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN Raw: Deadly Landslide Hits Indian Village Obama Chides House GOP for Pursuing Lawsuit New Bill Aims to Curb Sexual Assault on Campus Russia Counts Cost of New US, EU Sanctions 3Doodler Bring 3-D Printing to Your Hand Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers Britain Testing Driverless Cars on Roadways Raw: Thousands Flocking to German Crop Circle At Least 20 Chikungunya Cases in New Jersey Raw: Obama Eats Ribs in Kansas City In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast Raw: Otters Enjoy Water Slides at Japan Zoo NCAA Settles Head-injury Suit, Will Change Rules Raw: Amphibious Landing Practice in Hawaii Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA
Poll

Should a federal judge have the power to strike down Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage?

Yes
No
     View Results
Featured Ads
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Stocks