MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

April 28, 2014

Deaths 04.29.14


— LOCAL

FUNK, Richard Dale, 61, self-employed Pizza Inn of Muskogee, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

GIBSON, Steven Lloyd, 53, house framer, died Friday. Services pending, Add’Vantage Funeral Service, Tulsa.

HATLEY, Thelma Irene, 93, retired, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. today, First Methodist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

HAYES, Max, 88, died Monday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

MORRIS, Lovie, 94, retired dietitian, died Monday. Services pending, Granger-House of Winn.

TORRES, Marco Antonio, 17, student, died Sunday. Services pending, Granger-House of Winn.



AREA

CHECOTAH — BOTTEGAL, Fred, 70, UPS truck driver, died Monday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — COOPER, Dawn M., 45, certified nurses’ assistant, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Checotah Funeral Service Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — HARMON, Yual “Larry,” 90, crane operator, died Sunday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — JACOBS, Elizabeth “Liz,” 83, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Checotah Funeral Chapel, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

PARK HILL — TODD, Connie S., 50, homemaker, died Friday. Services pending, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

PORUM — SMITH, Billy Ray, 69, retired American Airlines fleet service, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. today, Warner Memorial Cemetery, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

TAHLEQUAH — BROWN-LANDAVERDE, Thalia and Everly, infants, died Apri 24. Services pending, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — DuVALL, Jimmie L., 89, plane inspector, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, New Hope Cemetery, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — SHOEMAKER, Rudy A., 70, died Monday. Services pending, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WOODS, Mattie D., 76, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.



LOCAL TIES

CARLISLE COMMUNITY — MONTGOMERY, Thomas Moffat, 82, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Round Mountain Church, Gore, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Gore.

CARSON, Calif. (formerly of Muskogee) — MOSLEY, Jessie Mae (Welch), 82, retail bookkeeper, died April 21. Services 11 a.m. today, Mt. Olive Starr Baptist Church, Checotah, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

STILWELL — KETCHER, Maida L., 89, assembly line worker, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Calvary Southern Baptist Church, Hart Funeral Home of Stilwell.

TULSA — FISHER, Alfred, 74, Shoe Shine Company owner, died Saturday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.



SERVICES TODAY

GRANT, Chris, 11 a.m., Okmulgee Cemetery. (House of Winn)

HATLEY, Thelma I., 10 a.m., First Methodist Church. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

MOSLEY, Jessie Mae (Welch), 11 a.m., Mt. Olive Starr Baptist Church. (Ragsdale Funeral Center)

SMITH, Billy Ray, 2 p.m., Warner Memorial Cemetery. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

WARE, Garrett James, 2 p.m., Main Street Baptist Church, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

WHITEKILLER, Eugene Calvin, 10 a.m., Sallisaw City Cemetery. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)