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Obituaries

December 18, 2012

Deaths 12.19.12

LOCAL

BELT, Kenneth B., 86, retired oil field worker, died Monday. Services 10:30 a.m. Friday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

DAVIS, Leon T., 90, retired Veterans Administration, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

JOHNSON, Roberta S., 74, J&E Feed Corporation co-founder, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, First United Methodist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

LESTER, John Bryan, 81, retail sales, died Sunday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

MARTIN, Anna B., 83, seamstress, died Saturday. Services 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

PARKS, Lorene M., 72, nurse, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

PITTMAN, Eddie, 82, pawn broker, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Southeast Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

STACKHOUSE, Russell James, 76, retired, died Tuesday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

STROUT, Lyman Samuel, 81, retired letter carrier, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

WILSON, Kevin Francis, 53, painter, died Friday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

AREA

CHECOTAH — BONICELLI, Jessie M., 82, retired, died Friday. Services noon today, Greenlawn Cemetery, Checotah, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

OKTAHA — HAMMONS, Dewey Gene, 74, musician, died Monday. No services planned, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

PORUM — SMITH, Bob J., 83, drywall/painter/retired Porum Landing Volunteer Fire Department chief, died Monday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

TAHLEQUAH — GREEN BEACH, Virginia (Craig) “Ginger,” 77, vo-tech teacher, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. today, Tahlequah City Cemetery, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — TANNEHILL, Linda J., 65, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — ROSE, Linda Sue, 53, retired VA Medical Center, died Dec. 13. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. today, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, First United Methodist Church, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WEBBERS FALLS — SHAW, Sybil Mae, 88, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. today, Sallisaw City Cemetery, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

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