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Obituaries

February 10, 2014

Deaths 02.11.14

LOCAL

BRADLEY, Thomas William, 84, retired aircraft mechanic, died Sunday. Services noon Friday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

DILL, Alex Jr., 87, rancher, died Feb. 6. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Elm Grove Assembly of God, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

JOHNSON, Mary Adelaide, 97, retired dietitian for VA Medical Center, died Feb. 7. Services 10 a.m. Friday, First Presbyterian Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

LEEP, Harold Floyd, 81, retired racetrack owner, died Feb. 6. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Southeast Baptist Church, Hibbs Funeral Home.

MAY, Bill Hugh, 85, rental property owner, died Jan. 21. Memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday, Green Country Event Center, Tulsa, Add’Vantage Funeral Service, Tulsa.

PHILLIPS, Garland “Wayne,” 73, retired owner of Best Security Doors, died Sunday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WALKER, Bobby, 75, died Monday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

AREA

FORT GIBSON — MARTIN, David Ronald, 65, maintenance supervisor, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Muskogee, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee.

HULBERT — BUFORD, Dalton John, 82, carpenter, died Thursday. Visitation 4 to 7 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

TAHLEQUAH — LEACH, Corey D., 35, concrete finisher, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Leach Baptist Church, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — VENABLE, Tammy A., 51, print shop owner, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Hart Funeral Chapel, Tahlequah, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — WHITECOTTON, Isaac L., 82, machinist, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Shipman Funeral Home, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

LOCAL TIES

DALLAS, Texas (formerly of Tulsa) — SHAVER, Shirley Jean, 74, assistant teacher in Tulsa Public Schools, died Feb. 8. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Union Baptist Church, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

OKMULGEE — RODGERS, Lawrence Raymond, 93, retired supervisor for ONG, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Okmulgee Cemetery, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — SMITH, Hank Edward, 61, retired tree trimmer, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Morris Cemetery Chapel, Morris, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

ROLAND — GILBERT, Frankie Cleo Sr., 66, truck driver, died Saturday. Memorial service 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Roland Hills Baptist Church, Roland, Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — POINDEXTER, Alton Lee, 60, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Agent Mallory Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STILWELL — ADAIR, Jess, 90, mechanic, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oak Grove Cemetery, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — COCHRAN, Tom, 67, truck driver, died Friday. Services 1 p.m. today, New Life Church, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — HENSLEY, Donald, 71, laborer, died Monday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TULSA — BENNETT, Jewel, 81, warehouse normalizer, died Sunday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — DOWNING, Lewis T. Jr., 75, retired, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, St. Monica Catholic Church, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — GOUDEAU, Dorothy M., 92, homemaker, died Feb. 4. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, St. Monica Catholic Church, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA (formerly of Muskogee) — JONES, Kimberly M., 58, residential clerk for Bryce House, died Friday. Services pending, Ninde Funeral and Cremation, Tulsa.

TULSA — JONES, Marvin Jr., 57, died Saturday. Services 9 a.m. Thursday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

TULSA — SMITTICK, Victor L., 56, furniture mover, died Feb. 2. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, at funeral home. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

WESTVILLE — HAMMER, Melvin, 61, truck driver, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Roberts and Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

WICHITA, Kan. — BEAVERS, Marlon D., 45, died Feb. 3. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Biglow Funeral Home Chapel, Biglow Funeral Directors of Wichita, Kan.

SERVICES TODAY

GASAWAY, Wes, 2 p.m. Rivercrest Chapel, Bixby. (Bixby Funeral Service)

MARTIN, David Ronald, 11 a.m. Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Muskogee. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home, Muskogee)

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