MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

October 21, 2013

Deaths 10.22.13


— LOCAL

ALEXANDER, Hazel Lou, 90, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. today, Southeast Baptist Church, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

BELCHER, Rose Marie “Granny,” 81, retired from VA Medical Center, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. today, Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

CAMPBELL, Frances Lee, 91, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

GEORGE, Willis A. Sr., 67, electronics technician, died Monday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SHOATS, Ursula Helen, 86, daycare owner, died Oct. 15. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, First Lutheran Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

TOLLETT, Lonnie Mae, 88, retired public school teacher, died Oct. 16. Visitation 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Granger-House of Winn Funeral Home. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Ward Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Granger-House of Winn Funeral Home.

WAINWRIGHT, Jimmy Dale, 60, heavy equipment operator, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Bethany Presbyterian Church, Add’Vantage Funeral Service, Tulsa.



AREA

GORE — CHILDERS, Sandra K., 61, retired from VA Hospital, died Friday. Services 1 p.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Millsap Funeral Service of Webbers Falls.

EUFAULA — NEWMAN, William D. “Bill,” 84, carpenter, died Saturday. Services 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — ROBBINS, John M., 69, saddle maker/leather craftsman, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — HUNTER, Ruvon T. “Ross,” 84, truck driver, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, Citizens Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.

OKTAHA — LOGAN, Hollis, 81, construction worker/rancher, died Sunday. Services pending, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

PORTER — MERRILL, Minnie, 89, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

BLACKGUM — FARRELL, Richard James, 90, salesman, died Sept. 29. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Blackgum Baptist Church, Vian, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

CLEVELAND — THORNBURG, Rita Lee, 77, retired public school teacher, died Oct. 14. Services 3 p.m. Sunday, Western Heights Baptist Church, Cleveland, Add’Vantage Funeral Service, Tulsa.

SALLISAW — HOLMAN, Ricky Wayne, 58, died Oct. 16. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, First Assembly of God Church, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

WESTVILLE — GIFFORD, Iris Juanita, 91, line worker, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Roberts & Hart Chapel, Westville, Roberts & Hart Funeral Home, Westville.

 

SERVICES TODAY

ALEXANDER, Hazel L., 10 a.m., Southeast Baptist Church. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

BELCHER, Rose Marie “Granny,” 10 a.m., Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home)

CAMPBELL, Frances Lee, 2 p.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

CARTER, Thomas M. “Tom,” 2 p.m., North Fork Baptist Church, Eufaula. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula)

CHILDERS, Sandra K., 1 p.m., Fort Gibson National Cemetery. (Millsap Funeral Service of Webbers Falls)

HUNTER, Ruvon T. “Ross,” 2 p.m., Citizens Cemetery Pavilion, Fort Gibson. (Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson