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Obituaries

January 21, 2013

Deaths 01.22.13

— LOCAL

BROWN, Joe Charles, 85, ironworker, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

JONES, Paul, 96, retired from Muskogee Water Department, died Sunday. Services pending, Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.

LAUDERDALE, Jessie Olive, 94, retired from Humpty Dumpty, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, First Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

OWEN, Steven M., 58, electrician, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

PARKER, Cleo, 96, homemaker, died Friday. Services 1 p.m. today, Elm Grove Assembly of God, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

STEPHENS, Haskell W., 71, died Friday. Services 1 p.m. Sunday, Eastern Heights Baptist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

 

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BRAGGS — RIGGS, Joan, 89, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Church of Christ, Braggs, Millsap Funeral Service.

CHECOTAH — SCHROEDER, Grace C., 78, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

COOKSON — HOLMES, Henry, 86, landscaper, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Reed-Culver Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

COUNCIL HILL — BARKLEY, Neva “Delores,” 91, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. today, Garrett Family Funeral Home Chapel, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

EUFAULA — DOWLING, Milburn J., 91, owner/operator of Chief and Palace movie theaters and Decoy Sporting Goods, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory.

HASKELL — STONES, J.T., 86, baker for Hostess Cakes, died Sunday. Visitation 2-5 p.m. Sunday, at funeral home. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Chapel of Remembrance, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Muskogee Chapel.

TAHLEQUAH — SMITH, JoAnn, 77, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

WARNER — SMART, Wanda L., 84, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Bethany Presbyterian Church, Muskogee, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

WEBBERS FALLS — BUCHANAN, Christopher, 26, McDonald’s employee, died Friday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

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