MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

July 5, 2013

Deaths 07.06.13


— LOCAL

LAWHORN, Leona Joyce, 70, homemaker, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, New Hope Baptist Church, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WHITTEN, Betty L., 86, retired, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Central Baptist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.



AREA

CHECOTAH — HAMMONTREE, Paulette, 59, retired Head Start teacher, died June 21. Services 10 a.m. today, Checotah Church of Christ, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

GORE — McFARLAND, Jackie N., 76, carpenter, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Masena Holiness Church, Tahlequah, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

WAGONER — CANTRELL, Vada, 82, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — HILL, Vickie Lynn, 53, homemaker, died Thursday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

ARKOMA — GRINSTEAD, John Ritchie, 53, general laborer, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Mitchell Cemetery, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

OKMULGEE — MOORE, Frank M., 87, glass worker, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. today, Tahlequah City Cemetery, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

SALLISAW — RUSSELL, Roberta ViAnn, 46, Walmart employee, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Canterbury Chapel, Vian, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — SAULSBERRY, Martilla, 87, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, R.E. Shearwood Memorial Chapel, Stigler, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

SANDRIDGE — FEW, Verlene Barbee, 69, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Sandridge Pentecostal Church, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

STILWELL — EAGLE, James Garland, 62, lineman, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Sequoyah High School, Tahlequah, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — MATHEWS, Deborah L., 41, nurse, died June 29. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TULSA — EPPS, Elmer, 63, welder, died Thursday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — MARTIN, Bessie Marie, 76, dietary aide, died June 29. Visitation 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Capernaum Baptist Church, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — PARKER, James M., 34, disabled, died June 28. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. Monday, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Holy Family Cathedral, Tulsa, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — TOLES, Carl Lenard, 59, laborer, died Tuesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

WESTVILLE — CARLTON, Sheldon B., 46, meter reader, died Wednesday. Services pending, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.



SERVICES TODAY

HAMMONTREE, Paulette, 10 a.m., Checotah Church of Christ. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

LAWHORN, Leona Joyce, 10 a.m., New Hope Baptist Church. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

WYLIE, Phyllis Jean, 10 a.m., New Hope Baptist Church, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow) 1 p.m., Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Gore. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)