MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

September 20, 2013

Deaths 09.21.13


— LOCAL

AGEE, Margaret June, 91, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Fairview Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

BYRD, Charles (Allen), 56, paint and body, died Wednesday. Services 3 p.m. Tuesday, Brushy Mountain Cemetery, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

CRAWFORD, Geraldine, 90, caregiver/sales, died Sept. 12. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Timothy Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

FAGG, David Wese, 56, welder, died Wednesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HENRY, Judith Stephens, 85, retired teacher, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. today, Greenhill Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

KELL, Carolyn Jo, 60, homemaker, died Thursday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

PETERSON, Alta Marie, 95, retired Coburn Optical, died Wednesday. Services 10:30 a.m. Monday, First United Methodist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

TUCKER, Larkin Jesse III, 65, truck driver, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

WILLIS, Maurice Jewel, 62, truck driver, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Southeast Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

PARK HILL — PHILLIPS, Mazel, 80, electrical assembly line worker, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PORTER — ROBINSON, Herbert Lee, 75, died Tuesday. Visitation 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, Porter, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

TAHLEQUAH — DIRKS, Virgil R., 85, Grace University dean of students, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Community Bible Fellowship Church, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — MOON, Bobby Joe, 61, Bobby Moon Plumbing owner, died Friday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — BURRESS, Selma, 87, bookkeeper, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. today, Pioneer Cemetery, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — LOTT, Donald K., 67, draftsman, died Wednesday. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

BEGGS – ALDRIDGE, Darrell Andrew “Drew,” 19, OSU-IT student, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Beggs Event Center, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs.

COWETA — WATKINS, Josephine Lily, 77, homemaker, died Thursday. Memorial service 2 p.m. Wednesday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

EDMOND (formerly of Kinta) — AINSWORTH, Pauline, 89, retired Newman’s Department Store, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Kinta First Baptist Church, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

OKMULGEE — GENTRY, Peggy Marie, 63, died Thursday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

SALLISAW — BARRETT, Willie Eugene “Gene,” 69, welder, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Faith Assembly of God Church, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SILOAM SPRINGS — CHAPMAN, Leta M., 89, died Thursday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

STIGLER — BLOOM, James William Jr., 82, steel plant, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

TULSA — STRIPLING, Merle Lynnwood, 83, retired Tulsa Fire Department Assistant Fire Chief, died Thursday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.



SERVICES TODAY

BURRESS, Selma, 11 a.m., Pioneer Cemetery. (Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner)

HENRY, Judith Stephens, 10 a.m., Greenhill Cemetery. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)