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Obituaries

February 11, 2014

Deaths 02.12.14

LOCAL

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

CORBIN, Roger Bernard, 71, retired ACME Engineering, died Tuesday. Services pending, Granger-House of Winn.

CROSSLAND, Georgia Ann, 66, quality inspector, died Jan. 25. Services 10 a.m. today, Citizens Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

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

JACKSON, Elizabeth “Carol,” 75, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

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

PHILLIPS, Garland “Wayne,” 73, retired Best Security Doors owner, died Sunday. No services planned, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

AREA

CHECOTAH — WALLER, Bennie W., 88, pastor, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, First United Methodist Church, Checotah, Shaw Funeral Home, Vici.

HULBERT — BUFORD, Dalton John, 82, carpenter, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. today, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

TAHLEQUAH — STILL, Jessie, 86, dry cleaner presser, died Monday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

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

WEBBERS FALLS — LEE, Bobby Dean, 79, small engine mechanic, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Lakeroad Church of Christ, Gore, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

WELLING — RIDENHOUR, Lorene, 88, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

LOCAL TIES

BROKEN ARROW — JONES, Doyle “Frank,” 80, cement finisher, died Feb. 6. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

CLAREMORE — ROWAN, Albert, died Tuesday. Services pending, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

OKMULGEE — BUSBY, Ralph Glen Jr., 81, retired United States Army, died Feb. 7. Visitation 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Chapel of Peace, Okmulgee, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

SALLISAW — WATIE, Erseline, 91, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STILWELL — HENDRIX, Phyllis Sarah, 102, clerk, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — HENSLEY, Don L., 71, mechanics instructor, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TULSA — ASBERRY, Veola V., 82, nurse, died Feb. 8. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, St. Andrew Baptist Church, Tulsa, Jack’s Memory Chapel, Tulsa.

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

TULSA — CARTER, Lee Arthur, 84, mechanic, died Sunday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — CHARLES, Sharon, 55, homemaker, died Sunday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — DOWNING, Lewis T. Jr., 75, retired, died Friday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, St. Monica Catholic Church, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA (formerly of Muskogee) — JONES, Kimberly, 58, residential clerk, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, St. John’s Episcopal Church, Tulsa, Ninde Funeral & Cremation, Tulsa.

TULSA — LeBLANC, Henry Jr., 82, forklift operator, died Sunday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — LEWIS, Marcus, 48, Tulsa Community College staff, died Sunday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — WILSON, Marzella, 56, died Feb. 6. Visitation noon to 7 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Covenant Family Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

VIAN — DOBBS, Carolyn Jean, 45, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Copeland Cemetery, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SERVICES TODAY

BUFORD, Dalton John, 10 a.m., Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

CROSSLAND, Georgia Ann, 10 a.m., Citizens Cemetery. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

VENABLE, Tammy A., 2 p.m., Hart Funeral Chapel, Tahlequah. (Hart Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

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