MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

September 30, 2013

Deaths 10.01.13


— LOCAL

BOYLES, Billy Gene, 75, carpenter, died Thursday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

CABLE, Bettye J., 89, retired Department of Human Services, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Grandview Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

HILL, Richard, 83, Corning Glass, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HOWELL, Delane, 78, homemaker, died Monday. Services 10:30 a.m. Friday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

LEWIS, Jane Ann, 67, Safeway Bakery cake and culinary specialist, died Sept. 26. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Dean’s Chapel Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

MASSEY, Theda G., 83, retired, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Cox-Fears Chapel, Pocahontas, Ark., Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

McBRIDE, Reuben Leonard, 71, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Wednesday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

REYNOLDS, Lynne H., 75, Realtor, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Grace Episcopal Church, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

ROSE, Eugene, 77, truck driver, died Monday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

CHECOTAH — HUTCHERSON, Collene, 95, cattle rancher, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — ROOKER, Tommy J., 83, heating and air contractor, died Saturday. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Dale Cemetery, Dale, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — TURNAGE, Willie, 88, concrete construction worker, died Sept. 24. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

FORT GIBSON — DOWNEY, Debbie L., 60, retired Fort Gibson Public Schools nutritionist supervisor, died Friday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home, Fort Gibson. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Timothy Baptist Church, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home, Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — STACH, George M., 56, construction worker, died Sept. 24. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Citizens Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.

TAHLEQUAH — JONES, Chester “Randy,” 62, attorney, died Sunday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — RHODES, Richard Eugene, 66, died Friday. Services 10:30 a.m. today, Millsap Funeral Service Chapel, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

WAGONER — JONES, Bobby Lee “Bob,” 74, farmer, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, New Beginnings Outreach Church, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WARNER — BILES, Alvie Mae, 92, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. today, Keefeton Freewill Baptist Church, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.



LOCAL TIES

OKMULGEE — KELLEY, Miyoko, 75, child care worker, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

SPENCER (formerly of Boley) — WILLIAMS, Lindberg Sr., 83, retired Tinker Air Force Base, died Monday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

STILWELL — GRIMMETT, Guy, 52, poultry industry, died Sept. 24. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

WICHITA, Kan. — DIRKS, Gallieo, 79, died Sunday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

BECERRA, Katherine Delores, 10:30 a.m., Redland Cemetery, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

BILES, Alvie Mae, 11 a.m., Keefeton Freewill Baptist Church. (Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Checotah)

JONES, Gladys Evelyn, Lighthouse Christian Center, Eufaula. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula)

MADER, Brenda Kay, 10 a.m., First Nazarene Church, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

RHODES, Richard Eugene, 10:30 a.m., Millsap Funeral Chapel, Fort Gibson. (Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson)