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Obituaries

February 27, 2014

Deaths 02.28.14

LOCAL

BUTLER, Annie Mae (Holmes), 61, Service Cab dispatcher, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Cornerstone Church, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

CLARK, Jerry M., 86, retired, died Thursday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

KING, Ishmael, 61, master carpenter, died Feb. 19. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Timothy Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

McLAUGHLIN, Raymond T. “Mac,” 69, retired from Navy, died Feb. 20. Services 1 p.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

REED, the Rev. Herman, 66, retired Georgia-Pacific shift leader, died Sunday. Visitation 4 to 7 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

WRIGHT, J.C. III, 60, investor, died Feb. 20. Services 1 p.m. today, Greenhill Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

AREA

COOKSON — HERRIN, Doris, 89, Southwestern Bell telephone operator, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Cookson Baptist Church, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

FORT GIBSON — HOLT, Russell A., 52, retired, died Feb. 20. Services to be held at a later date, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.

TAHLEQUAH — OLINGER, J.D., 79, division maintenance engineer, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — RICHERT, Elsie, 86, pastor’s wife, died Wednesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — CRAIN, Nancy, 73, United Healthcare customer service, died Feb. 26. Services 2 p.m. March 9, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — DUGGER, Nina Ruth, 93, retired self-employed investor, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — GADZINSKI, Edward R., 71, machinist, died Thursday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

LOCAL TIES

MAPLE COMMUNITY — WALLACE, Herbert G., 86, retired operations manager, died Feb. 20. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Maple Freewill Baptist Church, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

PROCTOR — OWENS, Jimmy E. Sr., 67, truck driver, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PRYOR — SOWERS, Terry, 56, C&S Wrecker owner, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. today, Open Door Full Gospel Church, Pryor, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

STIGLER — CHANCE, Faye I. Winans (Bond), 92, caregiver, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Stigler Assembly of God Church, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

STILWELL — GUINN, Dora Kaylene, 49, Cal-Maine Foods line lead, died Feb. 24. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Hart Chapel, Stilwell, Hart Funeral Home of Stilwell.

TULSA — CHOATE, Hazel M., 93, homemaker, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Sheridan Road Baptist Church, Tulsa, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

TULSA — HICKS, Christian B., 55, welder, died Feb. 21. Services noon Friday, Full Gospel Family Outreach Ministries, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — TECUMSEH-EDWARDS, Tammy L., 49, patient account representative, died Wednesday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

VIAN — WEST, Diana Leah, 43, Braum’s manager, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Landmark Missionary Baptist Church, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SERVICES TODAY

CHOATE, Hazel Maxine, 10 a.m., Sheridan Road Baptist Church, Tulsa. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)

McLAUGHLIN, Raymond T. “Mac,” 1 p.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

SOWERS, Clifford Terry Lee, 11 a.m., Open Door Full Gospel Church, Pryor. (Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner)

WRIGHT, J.C. III, 1 p.m., Greenhill Cemetery. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

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