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Obituaries

September 16, 2013

Deaths 09.17.13

LOCAL

CONLEY, Irma B., 96, Conley Furniture owner, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. today, Calvary Baptist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

HINNEN, Laurene Yocum, 88, homemaker, died Sunday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, Foster-Petering Funeral Home. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Elgin Funeral Home, Elgin, Texas, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

PALMER, Marilyn Marie, 69, retired, died Monday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

ROBERTS, Gail, 75, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Timothy Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SMITH, Derry Lee, 42, skilled laborer, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Muskogee First Church of the Nazarene, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

AREA

CHECOTAH — TAYLOR, Homer, 83, mechanic welder, died Sept. 9. Services 10 a.m. today, Friendship Baptist Church, Porum, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

PARK HILL — BURNETT, Melanie Dawn, 32, homemaker, died Friday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PARK HILL — HEAD, Janice E., 54, homemaker, died Friday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PORUM — SMITH, Marvin L., 77, farmer, died Saturday. Memorial service 10 a.m. Friday, R.E. Shearwood Memorial Chapel, Stigler, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

WAGONER — STICK, Calvin, 89, retired Kaiser employee, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

LOCAL TIES

BEGGS — HILL, Della M., 81, retired Hill’s Dry Goods owner, died Saturday. Visitation noon to 8 p.m. today, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church of Beggs, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs.

FORT SMITH, Ark. (formerly of Muldrow) — MATHEWS, Virginia Lucille, 71, Baldor shipping typesetter, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

SALLISAW — COOK, Deborah Joyce, 58, general laborer, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Memory Gardens Cemetery, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — REEVES, Robert Glen, 67, cattle farmer, died Friday. No services planned, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — SHAFFER, Floyd Russell Jr., 66, truck driver, died Sept. 11. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Vian Baptist Church, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

WICHITA, Kan. — KARANJA, Trayvon, four months, died Sunday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.

SERVICES TODAY

CONLEY, Irma B., 2 p.m., Calvary Baptist Church. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

GRIFFIN, Richard G., 10 a.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

STICK, Calvin, 10 a.m., Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. (Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner)

TAYLOR, Homer, 10 a.m., Friendship Baptist Church, Porum. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

TILLERY, Debbie, 2 p.m., Stigler Pentecostal Church. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

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