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Obituaries

August 26, 2013

Deaths 08.27.13

LOCAL

CASTEEL, Carol Jean, 62, data entry specialist, died Thursday. Services 2:30 p.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

DOBSON, Wanda Kay, 66, nurse medication aide, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

HOOPER, Donald L., 61, drywaller, died Monday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

STERLING, John Kenneth, 66, Incor director, died Sunday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

WEIR, Joyce Ann, 70, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WOODARD-PREVOST, Kathryn Louise, 78, AT&T supervisor, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Grace Episcopal Church, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

AREA

PORTER — GUILES, Cleta Mae, 89, homemaker, died Sunday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

PORUM — CAMPBELL, Julia Byrd, 85, practical nurse, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Coleman Cemetery, Porum, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

PORUM — COOK, Dicky Monty, 88, died Saturday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

TAHLEQUAH — JOHNSON, Eleonore E., 67, certified nurse’s assistant, died Sunday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — JONES, Orville Kenneth “Pete,” 80, race horse trainer, died Sunday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

LOCAL TIES

BEGGS — TECUMSEH, Katherine Lorene, 57, Muscogee Creek Nation intake specialist, died Monday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs.

BROKEN ARROW — LONG, David “D.J.,” 35, Southern Hills Country Club chef, died Aug. 20. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Pioneer Cemetery, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

CHOUTEAU — CLARK, J.T. “Red,” 85, McDonnell-Douglas machinist, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Wednesday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

CHOUTEAU — SPAULDING, Pat P., 87, rancher/Mayes County District One equipment operator, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, First Baptist Church, Mazie, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

DENVER, Colo. — ASHBRENER, Gale Anne, 57, Kaiser Permanente system analyst, died July 18. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, First United Methodist Church, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

GENTRY, Ark. — WREATH, Robert G., 70, dispatcher, died Monday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

OKMULGEE — WOOD, Jerry W., 70, rancher, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nuyaka Baptist Church, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

PRYOR — HAGERMAN, Tom, 47, died Saturday. Services 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Pryor, Shipman’s Funeral and Cremation Service, Pryor.

STILWELL — STEELE, Jack, 85, minister, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, First Christian Church, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TULSA (formerly of Haskell) — DUDLEY-HAWTHORNE, Dirk B., 25, laborer, died Sunday. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. today, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Tulsa Dream Center, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — EASTOM, Judith K., 59, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WICHITA, Kan. — DICKSON, Margie M., 77, died Sunday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.

SERVICES TODAY

CASTEEL, Carol Jean, 2:30 p.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee)

MAYO, Grace Lou, 2 p.m., Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

NORVELL, Nina Belle, 10 a.m., Liberty Cemetery, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

PENDERGRASS, Doris Louise, 11 a.m., Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

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