MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

June 28, 2013

Deaths 06.28.13


— LOCAL

ADCOCK, Lester Wayne, 72, Muskogee Water Department foreman/rodeo announcer, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

HAVRON, John Calvin, 87, construction, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

LEE, Tylan Gregory, stillborn son of H. Gregory and Miriam R. Thompson-Lee, died June 15. Services 10 a.m. today, Greenhill Cemetery, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

MARTIN, Bob L., 83, retired painter, died Thursday. Private family services Saturday, Memorial Park Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

MATLOCK, Norma Lou, 72, retired, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Bunch Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

PLUNKETT, Emmitt C. “Pete,” 83, retired Goodyear Tires and Oklahoma School For The Blind, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Keefeton Freewill Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

TEAGUE, Jammie Eugene Jr., 21, laborer, died June 22. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Divine Love Christian Fellowship, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

THAYER, Opal, 90, homemaker, died Thursday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

TRIPP, Melba Rhea, 89, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

WHITAKER, Robert “Bob,” 84, retired C.R. Anthony store manager, died Wednesday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — ATKINSON, Dorothy Mae, 86, retired domestic laborer, died Tuesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

CHECOTAH — HAMMONTREE, Paulette, 59, retired Head Start teacher, died June 21. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — CLARK, Leland Dale, 68, carpenter, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Brooken Cemetery, Enterprise, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — FISHER, Nancy Jean, 68, social worker, died June 23. Services 5 p.m. Saturday, Fort Gibson Dam Park, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

TAHLEQUAH — FOX, Mark, 47, brick layer, died June 16. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — PACK, Carolyn, 64, nursing assistant, died Tuesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — COLE, Bill Joe, 87, welder, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — PILKERTON, Larry N., 56, Keystone Chevrolet lot porter, died June 24. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

FORT WORTH, Texas (formerly of Okmulgee) — HAWKINS, Robert, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Saint Mary’s Christian Center, Okmulgee, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (formerly of Porter) — MARSHALL, Marsha Lynn, 58, Veteran’s Administration Medical Center cook, died Wednesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

OKMULGEE — CRISP, Cedell, 64, auto mechanic, died June 21. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, House of Winn Chapel, Okmulgee, House of Winn, Okmulgee.

SPIRO — SMITH, Jake L., 93, truck driver/rancher/real estate, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel, Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.



SERVICES TODAY

ADCOCK, Lester Wayne, 10 a.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

CHISUM, Estle Delia, 2 p.m., Church of the Nazarene, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

COLE, Bill Joe, 1 p.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner)

HAVRON, John Calvin, 11 a.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

MATLOCK, Norma Lou, 2 p.m., Bunch Cemetery, Stilwell. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

NEWBERRY, Elzie Lawrence, 10 a.m., Eastside Freewill Baptist Church, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

TRIPP, Melba Rhea, 2 p.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)