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Obituaries

October 12, 2013

Deaths 10.13.13

LOCAL

CHAMBERS, Edna Geneva, 92, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Calvary Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

COCKRELL, Helen Myrl, 97, retired nurse, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Cornerstone Funeral Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

AREA

CHECOTAH — LEMLEY, Billy, 64, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — SHAMBLIN, Elmer “Junior,” 81, retired automobile mechanic, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Gum Springs Cemetery, Webbers Falls, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — LANHAM, Russell Lee, 65, oilfield pipeliner, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. First Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — McCORKIE, Leonard Elvin, 73, construction superintendent, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Summit View Cemetery, Guthrie, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

LOCAL TIES

LOCUST GROVE (Formerly of Wagoner) — SCROGGINS, Mickey Lee Jr., 28, farm hand, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Oct. Tuesday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

SPIRO — HARRIS, Dr. Carolyn, 64, adjunct professor, died Saturday. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Victory Worship Center, Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

TULSA — LITTLES, Leroy, 77, retired American Airlines, died Friday. Services pending, Keith Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa.

TULSA — MILLER, Louis Allen, 71, retired bus driver, died Oct. 8. Visitation noon to 7 p.m. Thursday, Tulsa. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Christ Temple CME Church, Tulsa, Keith Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa.

WICHITA (Kan.) — BROWN, Ozell Jr., 71, retired, died Oct. 8. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Dellrose United Methodist Church, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors.

WICHITA (Kan.) — COLLINS, Richard Odell, 41, died Friday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors.

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