MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

February 14, 2014

Deaths 02.15.14


— LOCAL

CLARK, Gladys Hensley, 93, retired, died Friday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

COOK, Patricia L., 69, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. today, Foster-Petering Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

EADES, Robert “Bobby,” 53, substitute teacher, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, New Hope Baptist Church, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

JACKSON, Elizabeth “Carol,” 75, homemaker, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

PRUITT, Earl, 74, Veterans Administration claims adjuster, died Monday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

RUSSELL, Gary Lee, 61, electrician, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WHYMAN-BROOK, Roberta L., 64, retired Muskogee Police Department captain, died Feb. 12. Services 1 p.m. Wednesday, First Assembly of God, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

CHECOTAH — SMITH, Lura Mae, 89, McIntosh County Health Department clerk, died Wednesday. Services 10:30 a.m. today, First Free Will Baptist Church of Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — WILLIAMS, Sandra, 66, paralegal, died Friday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — BEAVER, Hubert, 84, Beaver Service Station owner, died Thursday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and Monday and 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — BENNETT, Lavera “Ann,” 77, tailor, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Calvary Faith Pentecostal Holiness Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

HULBERT — FORTNER, Opal Louise, 91, homemaker, died Friday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

PARK HILL — McCLAIN, Charlene M., 72, Billiards Construction, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — JONES, L.T., 88, homemaker, died Friday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — TRIPPARD, Mable F., 95, G.T.E. manager, died Wednesday. Visitation 1 to 3 p.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home, Wagoner. No services planned, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

CLAREMORE — ROWAN, Clint, 87, farmer, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. today, New Hope Cemetery, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

DUNCANVILLE, Texas — SHAVER, Shirley, 74, Tulsa Public School assistant teacher, died Feb. 8. Services 1 p.m. today, Union Baptist Church, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

FORT SMITH, Ark. (formerly of Roland) — SAXTON, Dora Ann, 71, homemaker, died Wednesday. Cremation under the direction of Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

MULDROW — WILSON, Bruce Charles, 60, painter, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

OKMULGEE — CHISUM, the Rev. Cecil Carole, 74, retired minister, died Friday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

ROLAND — PETERS, Annie Lorene, 94, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

TULSA — BURKHALTER, Dwight Sr., 64, Oak Country Club employee, died Thursday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — LEWIS, Marcus Darrell Sr., 48, Tulsa Community College employee, died Feb. 9. Services 11 a.m. today, Praise Center Family Church, Tulsa, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.



SERVICES TODAY

COOK, Patricia L., 1 p.m., Foster-Petering Ivory Chapel. (Foster-Petering Funeral Service)

EADES, Robert “Bobby,” 2 p.m., New Hope Baptist Church. (Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service)

HENSLEY, Don, 2 p.m., Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah. (Reed-Culver of Tahlequah)

JACKSON, Elizabeth “Carol,” 10 a.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

LEEP, Harold Floyd, 2 p.m., Southeast Baptist Church. (Hibbs Funeral Home)

SHAVER, Shirley, 1 p.m., Union Baptist Church, Wagoner. (Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner)

SMITH, Lura Mae, 10:30 a.m., First Free Will Baptist Church of Checotah. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

THIELEN, Ashley Rose, 2 p.m., Mallory-Martin Chapel, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

WATERS, Howard Verlin, 2 p.m., Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)