MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

November 23, 2012

Deaths 11.24.12


— LOCAL

DENTON, George W., 78, used car sales, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Boulevard Christian Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

DESMUKE, Muriel, 73, retired Veterans Administration Regional Office supervisor, died Thursday. Services pending, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

REITNAUER, Bill “Larry,” 66, retired U.S. Post Office, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Fosters’ Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home, Muskogee.

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

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

WEBSTER, Flois, 47, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.



AREA

CHECOTAH — HUGHES, Naomi, 86, homemaker, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Greenlawn Cemetery, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — LEMLEY, Thelma, 94, retired White Stag machine operator/homemaker, died Friday. Services 10:30 a.m. today, Garrett Family Chapel, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — MARTIN, Virgie, 90, homemaker/boss, died Thursday. Services 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church of Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

FORT GIBSON — HARRIS, Fetna Mae, 73, retail advertising sales, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Citizens Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service, Muskogee.

PARK HILL — BARBER-TAYLOR, Cheryl, 61, nurse aide, died Nov., 17. Private family services, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

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

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

TAHLEQUAH — DUNHAM, Loretta, 90, homemaker, died Friday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

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

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

WAGONER — CATLETT, Frankie G., 77, former Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center employee, died Tuesday. Visitation 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory.

WAGONER — CURRENT, Melvina 52, registered nurse, died Friday. Services 1 p.m. today, First Baptist Church, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

JAY — HYDE, Mary Ann, 71, Oaks School teacher assistant, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

McCURTAIN — OLIVER, Earldean, retired grocery clerk, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, McCurtain Assembly of God Church, McCurtain, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home and Crematory of Stigler.

STILWELL — RITCHIE, Tammy Sue, 54, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home.

TULSA — DAVIS, Juanita, 81, nurse, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Biglow’s All Faiths Chapel, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Inc. - Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — SKILLINS, Leon Jr., 72, steel worker, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Paradise Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors Inc., Tulsa Chapel.  

VIAN — McElhaney, Maggie, 96, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Landmark Missionary Baptist Church, Vian, Agent Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

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

 

SERVICES TODAY

ALLEN, the Rev. Jessie J., 11 a.m., Antioch Pentecostal Church, Stigler, King-Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

CURRENT, Melvina, 1 p.m., First Baptist Church, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory.

FARGO, Bobby James, 2 p.m., Akins Cemetery, Sallisaw, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

LEMLEY, Thelma, 10:30 a.m. Garrett Family Chapel, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Checotah.

TRAMMEL, Taylee Mae, 11 months, 2 p.m. 29 Eleven Church, Tahlequah, Green County Funeral Home.

WRIGHT, James E., 1 p.m., Vian First Baptist Church, Bradley Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.