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Obituaries

February 2, 2014

Deaths 02.03.14

LOCAL

BELL, Jessie Mae, 87, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. today, First Assembly of God, Webbers Falls, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

FIELD, Adaleah Rose, infant, died Thursday. Services pending, Floral Haven Funeral Home, Broken Arrow.

LUTON, John D., 91, retired attorney, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. today, First United Methodist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

McELMURRY, Mitchell Leon, 61, teacher/coach, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Fort Gibson Church of Christ, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

REEVES, Billy Lee, 77, Air Force, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home, Wagoner.

SIMS, Dale Lee, 79, retired from Navy, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

SWEARENGIN, Carl Gene, 68, retired from Oklahoma Department of Transportation, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

TACKETT, Johnnie L., 65, died Thursday. Services pending, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

AREA

CHECOTAH — CASEY, Robert, 48, died Friday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

FORT GIBSON — BAKER, Richard “Dale,” 52, AT&T customer service representative, died Friday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

FORT GIBSON — SHACKELFORD ALLEN, Barbara, 91, medical secretary, died Jan. 28. Services pending, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

HASKELL — BLYN, Margie M., 81, retired from Walmart sales, died Sunday. Services pending, Dowdy Funeral Home.

HULBERT — KIRKPATRICK, Kyle, 32, ironworker, died Saturday in Bridgeport, W.Va. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BECK, Donna L., 63, seamstress, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — FISHINGHAWK, Joseph L., 80, Cherokee Nation Marshal Service / Air Force retiree, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — PHILLIPS, Robert L., 76, died Sunday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WALWORTH, Winona, 99, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — MENEES, Walter I., 81, ironworker, died Saturday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WELLING — SMITH, Margaret L., 84, homemaker, died Sunday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

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