MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

September 4, 2013

Deaths 09.05.13


— LOCAL

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

GALLEGOS, Richard, 58, retired, died Tuesday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

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

MANNON, Shirley F., 75, retired, died Tuesday. No services planned, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

TATE, Charles, 65, retired, died Saturday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.



AREA

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

CHECOTAH — POFF, Jay, 47, Dogwood RV Park owner/operator, died Friday. Services 10:30 a.m. today, 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. today, North Fork Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

CHECOTAH — ROGERS, Jimmy, 75, mechanic, died Tuesday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, First Free Will Baptist Church, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

HULBERT — SHANNON, Lolita, 59, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

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

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

TAHLEQUAH — SYLVESTER, Madeline R., 83, nurse aid, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

WAGONER — BUSBY, Addison Faye LeDonn, infant, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — PARRIS, Rachel E., 95, foster grandparent, died Aug. 29. Services 10:30 a.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. today, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

CLAREMORE (formerly of Haskell) — STOCKTON, Virginia E., 82, caregiver, died Tuesday. Visitation 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, First Freewill Baptist Church, Haskell, Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell.

EDMOND (formerly of Muskogee) — BALLARD, Lawrence Earl “Sea Dog,” 59, laborer, died Aug. 30. Services 9 a.m. Monday, Greater Shiloh Baptist Church, Memorial Park Funeral Home, Oklahoma City.

KEOTA — BUNCH, Mary Elizabeth, 98, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Mallory Chapel, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, Stigler.

OAKLAND, Calif. (formerly of Muskogee) — BATES, Lonnie, 77, business owner, died Tuesday. Services pending, Whitted-Atkinson Funeral Home, Oakland, Calif.

OKMULGEE — BARNETT, Frank, 86, retired civil service, died Aug. 26. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church Central, House of Winn.

SALLISAW — BARNES, Zelma, 81, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SAND SPRINGS — CROW, Dewey W. Jr., 80, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Millsap Funeral Chapel, Webbers Falls, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

STILWELL — VANN, Watie Scott, 57, forklift driver, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

WESTVILLE — ENGLAND, Sophia L., 48, homemaker, died Sept. 2. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Mulberry Tree Baptist, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

WESTVILLE — McCALEB, Jessie Lorene, 90, beautician, died Monday. Service 2 p.m. Friday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home Chapel, Stilwell, Robers/Reed-Culver Funeral Home.



SERVICES TODAY

JOHNSON, Doug, 2 p.m., Crossroads Pentecostal Holiness Church, Checotah. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

WASSOM, Robert “Bob,” 2 p.m., Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)