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Obituaries

August 24, 2013

Deaths 08.24.13

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CASTEEL, Carol Jean, 62, data entry specialist, died Thursday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HOLMES, Eddie J., 45, Accord Property, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

HOWARD, LaDonna S., 71, retired Hilldale Elementary School, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

MORRIS, Mary Shasta, 81, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Seventh-day Adventist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

PREVOST, Kathryn Louise (Woodard), 78, AT&T supervisor, died Friday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

WRIGHT, Dr. James C., 86, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

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CHECOTAH — JERVIS, Medra, 80, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — SISCO, Jessie “Corkey,” 64, homemaker, died Monday. Private family service, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — GRAY, Cody E., 20, welder, died Aug. 17. Services 11 a.m. today, North Fork Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

HASKELL — LaFERRY, Leonard B., 89, LaFerry’s Propane, died Thursday. Visitation 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Haskell First Baptist Church, Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell.

TAHLEQUAH — BREWSTER, Thelma Mae, 71, elder care coordinator, died Aug. 15. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BRUYNER, Scott, 52, carpenter, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Sunday, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GRIMM, Willis C., 95, field representative, died Aug. 17. Services 10 a.m. today, First Evangelical Free Church, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — GREEN, Johnny R., 69, wood craftsman, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Hillcrest Free Will Baptist Church, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — WALKER, Madeline Renee, 39, clerk, died Wednesday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WARNER — JOHNSTON, James Lealon, 84, retired Muskogee County deputy sheriff, died Wednesday. Services 10:30 a.m. Monday, Warner Memorial Cemetery, Warner, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

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