MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 17, 2013

Deaths 01.18.13


— LOCAL

BACKO, Sharon Elaine, 69, homemaker, died Jan. 4. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

COCKREHAM, Carol S., 63, retired Department of Human Services, died Jan. 14. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Memorial Park Mausoleum, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

KERLEY, Gertha Lee (Yokley), 97, housewife, died Sunday. Memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday, Booker T. Washington Cemetery, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

McDONALD, Mark Virgil, 50, truck driver, died Wednesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

MEDEARIS, Frank M., 45, attorney, died Jan. 12. Services 3 p.m. Saturday, St. Paul United Methodist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

MILLER, Herman Glenn, 74, OG&E foreman, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, First United Methodist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

SINER, Jean Ann, 63, retired school teacher, died Monday. Services 2:30 p.m. today, Oktaha Cemetery, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SMITH, Udell, 69, Muskogee Regional Medical Center physical therapist, died Jan. 8. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Ragsdale Chapel of Respect, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

WARRIOR, Ebony Survonne, 30, Brentwood Nursing Home certified management accountant, died Jan. 10. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Faith Deliverance Christian Center, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.



AREA

CHECOTAH — FRAZIER, Wynona, 80, retired White Stag seamstress, died Tuesday. Services 2:30 p.m. today, First Baptist Church, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — COBERLY, Troy A., 84, former Veteran’s Administration employee/minister, died Tuesday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Eufaula Assembly of God Church, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — YOUNG, Nettie S., 94, cafeteria/food service manager, died Wednesday. Visitation 9 to 10:30 a.m. Monday, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — DAY, James “Rusty,” 59, machinist, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Millsap Funeral Service Chapel, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — THOMPSON, Thomas Lee, 68, Tulsa World circulation supervisor, died Monday. Services 10:30 a.m. today, Saint Paul United Methodist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HULBERT — THOMPSON, Brenda, 59, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — JONES, Frank G., 79, rancher, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. today, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — VIND, Gerald, 80, microbiologist, died Jan. 11. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — GRAY, Carolyn “Sue,” 69, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. today, Immanuel Southern Baptist Church, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — MANARD, Billy Vernon, 82, Oklahoma Natural Gas heavy equipment operator, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — WEBB, Betty J., 87, Prestolite Motors employee, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Church of Christ, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — WYNN, Winson James, 64, heavy equipment operator, died Saturday. Services 10:30 a.m. today, Union Baptist Church, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAINWRIGHT — RAMSEY, John “Jiggs,” 92, farmer/rancher, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. today, Fort Gibson Church of Christ, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.



LOCAL TIES

MOUNDS — McCALL, Lonell, 54, died Wednesday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs.

OKMULGEE — FULTZ, Sarah J., 71, died Thursday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

OKMULGEE — MOUDY, Virginia Lou, 88, retired Key Rexall Drug co-owner, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — THIERRY, Rickey, 54, plumber, died Jan. 11. Memorial service 2 p.m. Saturday, Chapel of Peace, Okmulgee, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

QUINTON — BARNES, Crystal Dawn, 32, certified nursing assistant, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Quinton Elementary Gymnasium, Hunn & Black Funeral Home, Quinton.

SALLISAW — TAYLOR, Connie Joyce, 70, self-employed, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Sallisaw City Cemetery, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

TULSA — BOYKINS, Florence Arnett, 69, retired American Airlines, died Tuesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — HALE, Rickey A., 59, Reasor’s meat department stocker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TULSA — STONE, “Jim” David, 91, salesman, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Memorial Park Cemetery, Tulsa, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.



SERVICES TODAY

BARNES, Crystal Dawn, 2 p.m., Quinton Elementary Gymnasium. (Hunn & Black Funeral Home, Quinton)

DAY, James “Rusty,” 10 a.m., Millsap Funeral Service Chapel, Fort Gibson. (Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson)

FRAZIER, Wynona, 2:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, Checotah. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

GRAY, Carolyn “Sue,” 11 a.m., Immanuel Southern Baptist Church, Wagoner. (Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner)

JONES, Frank G., 10 a.m., Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

MATLOCK, Mary Helen, 10 a.m., First Assembly of God Church, Muldrow. (Agent Funeral Home, Muldrow)

RAMSEY, John “Jiggs,” 10 a.m., Fort Gibson Church of Christ. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

SINER, Jean Ann, 2:30 p.m., Oktaha Cemetery. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

STONE, “Jim” David, 10 a.m., Memorial Park Cemetery, Tulsa. (Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner)

THOMPSON, Thomas Lee, 10:30 a.m., St. Paul United Methodist Church. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

WYNN, Winson J., 10:30 a.m., Union Baptist Church, Wagoner. (Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner)