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Obituaries

June 18, 2014

Deaths 06.19.14

LOCAL

COMBS, Robert Edward “Bob,” 83, U.S. Postal Service mail carrier, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Hillcrest Christian Fellowship Church, Muskogee, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

HOLLIS, Jimmy Dale, 68, retired mechanical draftsman, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WILLIAMS, Clyde A., 73, retired from Air Force, died Saturday. Visitation 1 to 6 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Rayfield Baptist Church, Granger-House of Winn.

AREA

CHECOTAH — HOGGARD, Eva C., 57, homemaker, died Monday. Family memorial service at a later date, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

EUFAULA — SIMPSON, Sharmion Margaret, 78, teacher, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, First United Methodist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — JOHNSON, Donna K., 56, Norwood Elementary School teacher’s aide, died Sunday. Services 9 a.m. Saturday, New Life Center, Muskogee, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

FORT GIBSON — TINNIN, Mrs. “Gene,” 75,  retired Tinnin Construction bookkeeper, died Wednesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

GORE — SPRADLING, Bobby Ray, 72, died Monday. Services 3 p.m. Friday, Millsap Funeral Chapel, Webbers Falls, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

OKAY — HALL, Summer Faith, infant, died Tuesday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — BERRYHILL, Allen Duil, 75, truck driver, died Sunday. No services planned, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee.

WAGONER — BOLLINGER, Tommy Ray, 61, oil and pipe industry manager, died Sunday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Church of God, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — SIMMONS, Charlene, 62, traffic manager/bus transportation, died Tuesday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

LOCAL TIES

BEGGS — JOHNSON, Jo Ellen, 75, homemaker, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Okmulgee Cemetery, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

MULDROW — STUART, Terry Lynn, 62, factory worker, died June 9. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Fort Smith National Cemetery, Fort Smith, Ark., Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

OKMULGEE — WEST, Mary Francis, 59, dietitian/nursing home cook, died Monday. Memorial service 1 p.m. Saturday, Living Way Tabernacle, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

PROCTOR — NEWTON, Sandra May, 74, social worker, died Monday. No services planned, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

SALLISAW — TAYLOR, Fairris Ellen, 86, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SERVICES TODAY

GASTON, Houston, 11 a.m., Rayfield Baptist Church. (Granger-House of Winn, Muskogee)

GRIFFIN, Cathleen C., 2 p.m., Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

WELCH, Michael D., 10 a.m., Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

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