MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

October 15, 2013

Deaths 10.15.13


— LOCAL

CHAMBERS, Edna Geneva, 92, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, Calvary Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

COCKRELL, Helen Myrl, 97, retired nurse, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HARMAN, Joan C., 93, retired accountant, died Sunday. Services pending, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

PRICE, George Owen, 77, truck driver, died Thursday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Crematory and Funeral Service.

WILLIAMS, Ray “Eddie,” 89, retired AAA Office Equipment owner, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — LEMLEY, Billy, 64, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — SHAMBLIN, Elmer “Junior,” 81, retired automobile mechanic, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. today, Gum Springs Cemetery, Webbers Falls, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — McCORKLE, Leonard Elvin, 73, construction superintendent, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Summit View Cemetery, Guthrie, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

PARK HILL — COY, Roy G., 47, died Sunday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PARK HILL — YEAGER, Joyce A., 81, secretary, died Sunday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — OLIVER, Gisela, 87, nurse, died Friday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WHITE, Joyce M., 46, counselor, died Sunday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — PAYNE, Kathy Sue, 66, horticulturalist, died Sunday. Services pending, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WARNER — BARBOSA, Jackie Louise, 56, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Warner Memorial Cemetery, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



LOCAL TIES

BUNCH — LONGLEY, Alice M., 91, USDA inspector, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church, Bunch, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

LOCUST GROVE (formerly of Wagoner) — SCROGGINS, Mickey Lee Jr., 28, farm hand, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

McCURTAIN — GROS, Judy Dorlene, 58, restaurant owner, died Sunday. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, McCurtain High School Auditorium, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

MULDROW — SEVENSTAR, Riley, 74, general laborer, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Bellefonte Baptist Church, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

MULDROW — WATIE, Susan Maxine, 65, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Eastside Freewill Baptist Church, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

QUINTON — SMITH, Johnny L., 72, heavy duty equipment operator, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Faith Community Church, Whitefield, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

SALLISAW — CRABTREE, Michael James Peal, 20, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Blount Baptist Church, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — MACHALICA, Stephen John, 93, heat and air technician, died Thursday. No services planned, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

TULSA — WARREN, the Rev. Robert Sr., 84, pastor, died Oct. 8. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, East Star Baptist Church, McAlester, Crown Hill Funeral Home, Tulsa.

VIAN — BUSTER, Julie Lockett, 51, died Oct. 9. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Garden of Memories Cemetery, Vian, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

WICHITA, Kan. — DURLEY, Edward C., 71, died Monday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.

WESTVILLE — BROWN, James F., 90, Baldor Electric, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.



SERVICES TODAY

CHAMBERS, Edna Geneva, 2 p.m., Calvary Baptist Church. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

LANHAM, Russell Lee, 1 p.m., First Baptist Church, Eufaula. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula)

LEMLEY, Billy, 2 p.m., Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah. (Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Checotah)

SCROGGINS, Mickey Lee Jr., 2 p.m., Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. (Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner)

SHAMBLIN, Elmer “Junior,” 1 p.m., Gum Springs Cemetery, Webbers Falls. (Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Checotah)