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Obituaries

December 25, 2012

Deaths 12.26.12

LOCAL

BAILEY, Peggy Jane, 79, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

HANEY, Wanda Faye, 85, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

MANSKE, Mary A., 85, retired Southwestern Bell supervisor, died Dec. 19. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

MAYER, Joseph I. “Joe,” 80, died Sunday. Services noon Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

MULL, James L., 59, died Saturday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

SWEARENGIN, Julie Ann Bennett, 65, homemaker, died Sunday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

STACKHOUSE, Russell James, 76, retired, died Dec. 18. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Greenhill Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

AREA

CHECOTAH — MORELOCK, Johnny Lawrence, 79, truck driver, died Sunday. Services pending, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

CHECOTAH — SMITH, Herbert, 84, retired Frame Lumber Company, died Saturday. Visitation 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Garrett Funeral Home, services 11 a.m. Thursday, First Free Will Baptist Church, Checotah.

FORT GIBSON — TODD, Mildred Close, 76, retired cook from Norwood Schools, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Calvary Faith Church, Fort Gibson, Bradley Funeral Service of Fort Gibson.

LOCAL TIES

BROKEN ARROW — ELLIS, Arthur Dwayne, 63, roughneck, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

ARKOMA — HULL, Wendal J., 80, business education teacher, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Mallory-Martin Chapel, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

TULSA — TURAY, Lesley Caryn (Huche), 46, DHS clerk, died Sunday. Services pending, Granger-House of Winn Funeral Home.

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