MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

November 10, 2012

Deaths 11.11.12


— LOCAL

BLANKENSHIP, Gordon Scott, 89, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

CLINE, Ricky, 52, died Friday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

DILL, Edith, 76, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services noon Tuesday, Elm Grove Assembly of God, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

DURANT, Rickie Lee, 51, maintenance worker, died Nov. 4. Visitation 2 to 4 p.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home & Crematory. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

DYKES-STORY, Tress (Beckley) “Marie,” 88, retired educator, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

MOORE, Devin Ray, 45, welder, died Friday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WOODS, Clinton, 33, died Wednesday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.



AREA

CHECOTAH — CANNON, Joe Kirk, 52, U.S. Postal Service, died Friday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — COULTER, Charles, 76, rancher/farmer, died Nov. 3. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Garrett Family Chapel, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — STEINMAN, Margaret, 89, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

EUFAULA — JONES, Lucille, 90, died Saturday. Services pending, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory.

EUFAULA — TURNER, Rhonda “Kay,” 52, licensed practical nurse, died Friday. Visitation 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 1 p.m. Monday, First Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — SADLER, Terry, 64, retired Southwestern Bell, died Thursday. Services 12:30 p.m. Monday, New Hope Baptist Church, Bradley Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

HULBERT — STINNETT, James Leo, 85, farmer/rancher, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Tahlequah City Cemetery, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PORTER — MEGLI, Diana Sue, 59, IRS criminal investigator, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

TAHLEQUAH — BUNCH, Agnes, 86, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — KYLE, Marie, 75, homemaker, died Nov. 2. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Elm Cemetery, Leach, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

 WAGONER — ANDERSON, Johnny Earl, 64, welder, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — CURRENT, Melvina, 52, registered nurse, died Friday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — JUBERG, Marvin “Gene,” 83, aeronautical engineer, died Nov. 2. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Millsap Funeral Service Chapel, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

WARNER — MAHER, James “J.D.,” 77, retired Consolidated Laundry plant manager for Veterans Administration, died Thursday. Visitation 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Garrett Family Funeral Home, services 2 p.m. Monday, First Baptist Church, Wagoner, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

WARNER — SALLEE, Peggy S., 76, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Warner First Assembly of God, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



LOCAL TIES

OTTAWA, Kan, (formerly of Wagoner) — MELL, George Henry, 93, construction, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Pioneer Cemetery, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

SALLISAW — BURNETT, Sharon Kay, 57, homemaker, died Nov. 7. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WICHITA, Kan. — STANFORD, James, 53, died THursday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

RUSSELL, Irene — 1 p.m., Mallory Chapel, Stigler (Mallory-Martin Funeral HOme & Crematory, Stigler)