MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

February 19, 2013

Deaths 02.20.13


— LOCAL

COOK, Juanita Mae, 96, retired, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. today, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

GRAHAM, Robert Lee, 85, master carpenter, died Feb. 11. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

GUTHRIE, John W., 77, retired business owner, died Tuesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

LEE, Lester Ray, 81, truck driver, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. today, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

WALDON, Donald Gilbert, 77, died Monday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

YOUNGMAN, William W., 77, civil engineer, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

FORT GIBSON — BROWN, Catherine “Kitty,” 66, retired convenience store manager, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel.

FORT GIBSON — COOPER, Scott, 47, died Feb. 16. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, First Freewill Baptist Church, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — GREEN, Vicki Lynn, 66, restaurant owner, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. today, Church of Christ, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — VANN, Havana, 83, Muskogee Regional Medical Center dietary aide, died Tuesday. Services pending, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

HULBERT — NORMAN, James Dwight, 61, ironworker, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Lost City Cemetery, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

RENTIESVILLE — GRAVES, Everleen, 71, died Tuesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

TAHLEQUAH — BARNES, Delbert “Pete,” 73, pipeline, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BIGBY, Gilbert S., 81, business owner, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GARMAN, Niecee, 79, homemaker, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GREEN, Basil D., 92, retired auto parts manager, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Go Ye Village Chapel, Tahlequah, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — LEWIS, Sue Ann, 86, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 9:30 a.m. Friday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — VANN, Andalynn Brooke, infant daughter of Bianca Green, died Sunday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — JENKINS, Cleve “Ray,” 65, construction supervisor, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WELLING — McMANUS, Dixie F., 84, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.



LOCAL TIES

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (formerly of Muskogee) — WHITE, Lisa Dianne (Williams), 50, Brady Corporation employee, died Feb. 12. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Rayfield Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

MULDROW — HENLEY, Vanette Lorene, 53, home health aide, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Liberty Assembly of God Church, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

NOBLE — SHRUM, Pauline, 85, retired Oklahoma Turnpike Authority, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

QUINTON — REA, Sybil Ellen, 94, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Palestine Church, Quinton, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

SALLISAW — CARLTON, Judy Katherine, 71, waitress, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Akins Cemetery, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STIGLER — CUNNINGHAM, Mildred E., 84, died Thursday. No services planned, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

STIGLER — LIVELY, Noel Dale, 86, logging, died Tuesday. No services planned, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

STILWELL — HANCOCK, Vernon N., 85, welder, died Monday. No services planned, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TULSA — JOHNSON, Major, 66, Doubletree Hotel steward, died Monday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

WYANDOTTE — BAKER, Earl Leon Sr., 66, died Jan. 30. Services 11 a.m. March 2, Eastside Assembly Church, Miami, Mark Griffith Memorial Funeral Homes, Tulsa.



SERVICES TODAY

COOK, Juanita Mae, 1 p.m., Foster’s Ivory Chapel. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

GIRDNER-GARNER, Emily Laura, 10 a.m., Reed-Culver Chapel. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

GREEN, Vicki Lynn, 10 a.m., First Freewill Baptist Church, Fort Gibson. (Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson)

LEE, Lester Ray, 1 p.m., Bradley Belltower Chapel. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

McMANUS, Dixie F., 2 p.m., Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

SHRUM, Pauline, 11 a.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)