MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

November 21, 2012

Deaths 11.22.12


— LOCAL

DENTON, George, 78, used car sales, died Tuesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

REITNAUER, Bill “Larry,” 66, retired U.S. Post Office, died Nov. 19. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

THOMAS, Jimmie L., 70, business administrator, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, First Baptist Church, Hibbs Funeral Home, Choctaw.

VOELTZ, Eunice Ruth, 80, homemaker, died Sunday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.



AREA

CHECOTAH — HUGHES, Naomi, 86, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — LEMLEY, Thelma, 94, retired White Stag machine operator/homemaker, died Nov. 16. Services 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Garrett Family Chapel, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

COOKSON — FULLER, Edward E., 76, diesel mechanic, died Friday. No services planned, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PARK HILL — BARBER-TAYLOR, Cheryl, 61, nurses’ aide, died Saturday. Private family services, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PARK HILL — SPRINGER, Norma Jane, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — CORY, Lois M., 85, school teacher, died Nov. 16. Services 2 p.m. Dec. 8, Go Ye Village Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — CRAKAAL, Ruthie, 65, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — FISHER, Shirley A., 71, Fisher Bulk Milk Trucking, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — ISRAEL, Phillip A., 82, logger, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — TRAMMEL, Taylee M., 11 months, infant daughter of Errin and Brandon Trammel, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, 29 Eleven Church, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — CATLETT, Frankie G., 77, former Muskogee VA employee, died Tuesday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — CURRENT, Melvina, 52, registered nurse, died Nov. 9. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

FORT SMITH, Ark. — HUNTER, Sandra Jean, 61, Whirlpool line worker, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Agent Chapel, Muldrow, Agent Funeral Home, Muldrow.

SALLISAW — WELCH, Esta Avanel, 93, Senior Citizens Center director, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Garden of Memories Cemetery, Vian, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STILWELL — McELROY, Inola, 74, dietary, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Honey Hill Cemetery, Hart Funeral Home, Stilwell.

VIAN — WRIGHT, James E., 55, sales, died Nov. 10. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church of Vian, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.