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Obituaries

February 7, 2013

Deaths 02.08.13

— LOCAL

ATKINSON, Eola Mae, 93, Sonic Drive-In manager, died Jan. 29. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Greater Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

BOROVETZ, Marvelene, 70, teacher, died Thursday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

COPE, Earl Gene Jr., 47, laborer, died Wednesday. Services pending, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

COPUS, Jack L., 70, OG&E mechanic, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Bradley Funeral Chapel, Fort Gibson, Bradley Funeral Service of Fort Gibson.

DEERE, Leslie Ann, 49, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

DURANT, George F., 71, retired mechanic, died Feb. 2. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

LOGAN, Cory Sylvester, 27, died Wednesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

McCLAIN, Don, 68, died Feb. 2. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Starrett Funeral Home Chapel, Paris, Texas, Starrett Funeral Home, Paris, Texas.

MILLIGAN, Norma Jean, 60, certified public accountant, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Greenhill Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

RIDGEL, Flora Dean, 61, home health aide, died Wednesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

AREA

CHECOTAH — BERRY, Mary Louise, 86, retired AT&T, died Jan. 29. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Checotah Funeral Service Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — MUNSELL, Howard, 87, pastor, died Thursday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH  — SORRENSON, Kenneth “Ken,” 80, aerospace engineer, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Garrett Family Funeral Home Chapel, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

COUNCIL HILL — ALLEN, Don, 72, farmer, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. today, Garrett Family Funeral Home Chapel, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

COUNCIL HILL — REUST, Lloyd, 85, welder, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Garrett Family Funeral Home Chapel, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

GORE — LEICHLITER, Willodene Martha, 95, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

PORTER — TIBBS, Tony H., 90, retired, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. today, Vernon Cemetery, Coweta, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — CHAUDOIN, Benks, 87, farmer, died Thursday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — MAHAN, Paul A., 68, janitor, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Fairview Cemetery, Pryor, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — VAN BUSKIRK, Emma, 86, homemaker, died Thursday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — DETRICK, Brandi Marie, 34, homemaker, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — REDFERN, David Lee Sr., 79, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. today, First Baptist Church, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WEBBERS FALLS — RICHARDSON, David H., 78, farmer, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Church of Jesus Christ, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

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