MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

March 30, 2013

Deaths 03.30.13


— LOCAL

CANTRELL, Brad, 45, sales manager at Love Bottling, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Southeast Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

CRIBB, Harold Dean Windle, 76, mechanic, died March 19. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

HOLMES, Hurley L., 89, retired Oklahoma Natural Gas, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

MYERS, Patty June, 62, dietary manager, died Wednesday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

PARKS, Robert Lewis Sr., 85, retired janitor, died March 21. Services 2 p.m. today, Greater Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors Inc.

RHODES, Martha A., 59, homemaker, died March 14. Services 2 p.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

RUSSELL, Charles Henry “Jack,” 82, died Thursday. Private family services, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

SIMMONS, Keith G., 60, Empire Paper Co. driver, died Thursday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, First Luteran Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

SMART, Jack Darrell, 73, retired Navy chief, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

TEAFF, Joseph A. Jr., 60, died Friday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

TEEL, Violet L., 79, retired bookkeeper, died March 17. Services 10 a.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

EUFAULA — MURRAY, Harold, 72, painter, died March 19. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

FORT GIBSON — ISOM, Howard N., 85, antiques and furniture dealer, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, First United Methodist Church, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — SALLIS, Evelyn Y., 57, certified nurses’ aide, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Four Mile Baptist Church, Fort Gibson, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BRYANT, Leonard “Carl,” 66, home training specialist, died Friday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — COOPER, Jewel, 63, sales associate, died Thursday. Services pending, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — McALISTER, Dr. John E., 80, psychiatrist, died Friday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — SHAHAN, Gladys I., 95, nurse, died Thursday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WEBBERS FALLS — CASADY, Martha Lou, 89, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Millsap Chapel, Webbers Falls, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



LOCAL TIES

EDMOND (formerly of Muskogee) — CAIN, Mary, 78, homemaker, died Thursday. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. Monday, Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Rayfield Baptist Church, Okmulgee, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

MULDROW — WEST, James Leroy, 68, retired truck driver, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Lee’s Chapel Assembly of God, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

OKMULGEE — RANSOM, Leamon Ray, 58, security guard, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Eastside Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

QUINTON — BAKER, Mildred N., 89, housekeeper, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

SALLISAW — HARL, Norma Jean, 73, seamstress, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. today, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SAND SPRINGS — REED, Robert Lee Sr., 77, laborer, died Friday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.



SERVICES TODAY

APPLE, Billy Dale, 10 a.m. Mallory Chapel, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

CARR, Olen Michael “Mike,” 2 p.m. Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)

HARL, Norma Jean, 10 a.m. Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

NICHOLS, Margaret Ann, 10 a.m. First Free Will Baptist Church, Eufaula. (Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)

PARKS, Charles R., 2 p.m. First United Methodist Church, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

RHODES, Martha A., 2 p.m. Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

TEEL, Violet L., 10 a.m. Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)