MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

July 16, 2013

Deaths 07.17.13


LOCAL

CLARK, Stanley A., 75, retired bank examiner, died Sunday. Committal service 1 p.m. Thursday, Pinecrest Cemetery, Alexander, Ark. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, New Hope Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

GILFILLAN, Anna Marie, 56, died Tuesday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

MAXWELL, Derrick Dwayne Allen Jr., 25, student, died July 7. Visitation 1 to 6 p.m. today, Ragsdale Funeral Center. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, 18th and Denison St. Church of Christ, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

McCLAIN, Bennie Lee, 83, McClain Furniture Store owner, died Saturday. Private family services, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

SARGENT, Elizabeth “Betty,” 84, retired office manager, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — ADAMS, George William, 78, police officer, died Sunday. Private family services, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

CHECOTAH — McCULLAR, O.J., 86, died Tuesday. Services pending, Integrity Funeral Service, Henryetta.

CHECOTAH — MURRAY, Loyde, 65, retired carman/Rock Island Railroad foreman, died Monday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. today, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Shady Grove Church, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — MILLER, Michael Richard III, 84, American Airlines, died July 12. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — ROLLAND, Donald Lee “Donkey,” 78, heavy equipment operator, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

HULBERT — GOURD, Russell B., 49, construction worker, died Friday. Services 6 p.m. Thursday, Keener Cemetery, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

OKAY — ELSEY, John Richard Jr., 44, adolescent counselor, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

PORUM LANDING — MORGAN, Jack, 81, retired OG&E construction lineman, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

TAHLEQUAH — FERGUSON, James R., 60, truck driver, died July 6. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH – MITCHELL, Mildred L. “Shorty,” 89, cook/rancher, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WEBSTER, Emma J., 86, retired Cherokee Nation, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — HALL, Freddie “Teddy,” 59, registered nurse, died July 13. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Destiny Family Church, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — JIMISON, Elaine Elenor, 79, cook, died Sunday. No services planned, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

HANSON — SHUMATE, Robert Franklin, 78, tile setter, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Akins Cemetery, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

OWASSO — BRISTER, Patricia L., 81, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 10:30 a.m. Friday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

SAND SPRINGS — HALLEY, James W., 89, labor, died July 10. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Saint Peter Baptist Church, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

STIGLER — GINN, Russell James, 23, roustabout, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, Antioch Baptist Church, Stigler, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

STIGLER — GULLEY, Eunice, 79, self-employed, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Garland Cemetery, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

TULSA — EARL, Brendan Lynell, 18, Rainwash Car Wash manager, died July 11. Visitation 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Amazing Grace Christian Church, Tulsa, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

TULSA — EPPS, Elmer, 63, welder, died July 4. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. today, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Dyer Chapel, Tulsa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — HARLIN, Levi Walter Jr., 70, American Airlines AOG desk manager, died July 9. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Antioch Baptist Church, Tulsa, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — HENRY, Charles, 50, laborer, died July 12. Visitation 1 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Dyer Chapel, Tulsa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — JONES, Janice E., 73, secretary, died Saturday. Visitation 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



SERVICES TODAY

MILLER, Roy Elmer, 10 a.m., Eufaula Church of Christ. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)

MITCHELL, Mildred L., 10 a.m., Green Country Chapel, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

MONKS, Stanley “Bud,” 10 a.m., Quinton Pentecostal Holiness Church. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)