MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

Obituaries

September 3, 2013

Deaths 09.04.13

LOCAL

CONVERSE-BENSON, Carole Jean, 68, bank secretary, died Saturday. No services planned, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

CROW, Daniel L., 87, retired, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, South Bethel Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

HARRIS, Syble Dian, 48, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

HAWORTH, William H. “Bill,” 86, retired attorney, died Sunday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

JACKSON, Wanda, 81, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

LACKEY, Robert “Leon,” 66, retired fork lift operator, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, New Hope Assembly, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

McANALLY, John David, 28, plumber, died Aug. 28. Services 11 a.m. today, Timothy Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

AREA

CHECOTAH — JOHNSON, Doug, 67, City of Checotah water plant operator, died Friday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. today, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Crossroad Pentecostal Holiness Church, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — MORTON, Ace, 87, retired truck driver, died Sunday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — POFF, Jay, 47, Dogwood RV Park owner/operator, died Friday. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Martin Funeral Home Chapel, Elk City, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — REID, William H. “Heath,” 47, Cherokee Nation security officer, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, North Fork Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

CHECOTAH — ROGERS, Jimmy, 75, mechanic, died Tuesday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

HULBERT — SHADE, Opal “Christine,” 78, Cookson Hills Headstart, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

HULBERT — SMITH, F. Dewayne, 44, heavy equipment operator, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PORTER — JENKINS, David Eugene, 63, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

PORUM — COOK, Dicky Monty, 88, Department of Defense arson inspector, died Aug. 24. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Fort Gibson Nation Cemetery, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

TAHLEQUAH — ASBILL, Delmar R., 68, assistant housing director, died Monday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GRIFFIN, Richard, 63, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — HARP, Deborah, 59, certified nurses aide, died Aug. 29. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — BUSBY, Addison Faye Ledonn, infant, died Saturday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — WASSOM, Robert “Bob,” 84, retired Lake Region Rural Electric employee, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

Text Only
Obituaries
AP Video
Disabled Veterans Memorial Nearing Completion Last Mass Lynching in U.S. Remains Unsolved Home-sharing Programs Help Seniors Clinton: "AIDS-Free Generation Within Our Reach" Ex-NYC Mayor: US Should Allow Flights to Israel Judge Ponders Overturning Colo. Gay Marriage Ban Airlines Halt Travel to Israel Amid Violence NYPD Chief Calls for 'use of Force' Retraining VA Nominee McDonald Goes Before Congress Bush: Don't Worry, Sugarland Isn't Breaking Up US Official: Most Migrant Children to Be Removed Police Probing Brooklyn Bridge Flag Switch CDC Head Concerned About a Post-antibiotic Era Raw: First Lady Says `Drink Up' More Water Courts Conflicted Over Healthcare Law Holder Urges Bipartisanship on Immigration Raw: Truck, Train Crash Leads to Fireball US Airlines Cancel Israel Flights Obama Signs Workforce Training Law Crash Victims' Remains Reach Ukraine-held City
Poll

Should a federal judge have the power to strike down Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage?

Yes
No
     View Results
Featured Ads
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Stocks