MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

September 19, 2013

Deaths 09.20.13


— LOCAL

AGEE, Margaret June, 91, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Fairview Cemetery, Owasso, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

BYRD, Charles (Allen), 56, paint and body, died Wednesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HENRY, Judith Stephens, 85, retired teacher, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Greenhill Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

PALMER, Marilyn Marie, 69, retired, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, First Assembly of God, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

PETERSON, Alta Marie, 95, retired Coburn Optical, died Wednesday. Services 10:30 a.m. Monday, First United Methodist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — HARMON, Emily, 89, I.B.M. senior process inspector, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Texanna Road Assembly of God Church, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

PARK HILL — HEAD, Janice E., 54, homemaker, died Sept. 13. No services planned, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PARK HILL — PHILLIPS, Mazel, 80, machinist, died Thursday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PORUM — HEAD, Audrey Beatrice, 79, medical aide, died Wednesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WAGONER — BURRESS, Selma, 87, bookkeeper, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Pioneer Cemetery, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

COWETA — WATKINS, Josephine Lily, 77, homemaker, died Thursday. Services pending, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

STIGLER — NEILSON, Scot Alan, 55, truck driver, died Wednesday. Services 10:30 a.m. Monday, Greater Refuge Pentecostal Holiness, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

TULSA (formerly of Muskogee) — BACON, Margaret Jeanne, 84, school teacher, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. today, Greenwood Cemetery, Eufaula, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

TULSA — BLAKE, Bobby Sr., 65, retired Southwest Airlines employee, died Saturday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — CURRY, Brooks J. Sr., 87, retired American Airlines crew chief, died Sunday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Greater Union Baptist Church, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — HARRIS, Fred L., 62, labor, died Sept. 6. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

WICHITA, Kan. — DIXSON, Edward Ray, 59, died Tuesday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.

WICHITA, Kan. — McCULLOUGH, Mildred Marie, 71, died Sept. 11. services 10 a.m. Saturday, Mizpah Baptist Church, Wichita, Kan.

WICHITA, Kan. — MORRIS, Mae Francis, 72, died Sept. 13. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Home Chapel, Wichita, Kan., Biglow-Bethea Funeral Home, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

BACON, Margaret, 1 p.m., Greenwood Cemetery, Eufaula. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

HORTON, Bonnie Jean, 10:30 a.m., Antioch Baptist Church. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

HUNT, Tommy Lee, 2 p.m., Tamaha Cemetery. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

PALMER, Marilyn M. First Assembly of God. Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)