MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 9, 2014

Deaths 01.10.14


— LOCAL

BREWSTER, Doenye Elaine, 80, dress shop owner, died Sunday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

BROWN, Ruby Mae, 82, retired dietary supervisor, died Dec. 31. Visitation 1 to 6 p.m. today, Granger-House of Winn. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Rayfield Baptist Church, Granger-House of Winn.

EDGMON, Patsy Denise, 59, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 1:30 p.m. Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

GARRETT, Erma Jean, 63, cook, died Jan. 4. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, God’s House of Prayer, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

MADISON, John Christopher “Chris,” 42, musician, died Jan. 3. Services 9:30 a.m. today, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

McGEE, Luisa Esperanza, 58, Oklahoma State Health Department interpreter, died Tuesday. Visitation 3 to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Faith Deliverance Christian Center, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

PATTERSON, Marjorie Taylor, 95, homemaker, died Dec. 28. Services 11 a.m. today, First Presbyterian Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

STEVENSON, Morris E., 93, retired Griffin Grocery, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — FIELD, Minnie Ruth, 90, Renbergs Department Store sales person, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — MOSS, Mirl, 97, farmer, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Checotah Funeral Home Chapel, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

EUFAULA — RICE, Sophia, 52, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Little Coweta Baptist Church, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

OKTAHA — FRITZ, Ervin “Jim,” 79, Pentecostal minister, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. today, East Shawnee Church of God, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

PORUM — MELTUIN, Bradley Kurt, 58, truck driver, died Jan. 6. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Free Will Baptist Church, Briartown, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

TAHLEQUAH — FARGUSON, Edward M., 77, aircraft mechanic, died Tuesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GERMANY, Mike, 58, nurse’s aid, died Dec. 31. No services planned, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — TEAGUE, Burl, retired Tahlequah City Street Department, died Jan. 5. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — JONES, “Sue,” 66, retired Sequoyah State Park employee, died Jan. 7. Services 2 p.m. Jan. 18, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — OLIVER, Trace A., 16, student, died Monday. Visitation only 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home, Wagoner. No services planned, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAINWRIGHT — O’BANION, Patrick M., 17, student, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. today, Wainwright Assembly of God Church, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.



LOCAL TIES

ARKOMA — McGUIRE, Rodger Dean, 51, retired plumber, died Monday. Services 3 p.m. Saturday, Roland City Cemetery, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

BOKOSHE — PARKER, Lavada (Crutchfield), 84, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Mallory-Martin Chapel, Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (formerly of Muskogee) — MATHENY, Bobby, 66, Interior Window Coverings owner, died Dec. 23. Visitation 10 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 2 p.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

MIDWEST CITY — FIELDS, Jerry Leven, 70, heat and air installer, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. today, R.E. Shearwood Memorial Chapel, Stigler, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

MULDROW — OGDON, Thomas Roland, 79, machinist, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Muldrow First Assembly of God Church, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

OKMULGEE — HAYDEN, Paul Len “Bo,” 59, laborer, died Jan. 3. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Biglow’s Chapel of Peace, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

OKMULGEE — MANOUS, Napoleon Eugene, 60, retired military, died Dec. 30. Services 3 p.m. Monday, Precious Memories Chapel, Okmulgee, House of Winn, Okmulgee.

SALLISAW — DODSON, Angelina Teresa, 81, Price Club Sales supervisor, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Church of Christ, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — STEPHENS, Annie Earlene, 76, factory worker, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Sallisaw City Cemetery, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STIGLER — BLANKENSHIP, Frankie J., 85, retired school teacher, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Main Street Baptist Church, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

TULSA — BARNES, Joyce D., 53, died Thursday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — KING, Anthony Darnell, 22, laborer, died Dec. 27. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Biglow’s All Faiths Chapel, Tulsa, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — WAHLEN, Ken Marshall, 54, aeronautic engineer, died Wednesday. Memorial service in spring of 2014 in Wisconsin, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

VIAN — TURMAN, Owen Reece, 81, retired welder, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Blackgum Harvestime Church, Vian, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

WICHITA, Kan. — COPE-REYES, Shonna, 27, died Tuesday. Memorial service 2 p.m. Saturday, Biglow Funeral Home Chapel, Wichita, Kan., Biglow Funeral Directors of Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

FIELDS, Jerry Leven, 1 p.m., R.E. Shearwood Memorial Chapel, Stigler. (King & Shearwood Funeral Home, Stigler)

FRITZ, Ervin “Jim,” 2 p.m., East Shawnee Church of God. (Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service)

MADISON, John Christopher “Chris,” 9:30 a.m., Foster’s Ivory Chapel. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

MORGAN, Marjorie Ruth, 1 p.m., Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

PATTERSON, Marjorie Taylor, 11 a.m., First Presbyterian Church. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

STEPHENS, Annie Earlene, 2 p.m., Sallisaw City Cemetery. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)