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Obituaries

November 27, 2013

Deaths 11.28.13

LOCAL

ELLIS, Edna Laverne, 83, retired registered nurse, died Nov. 23. Services 10 a.m. Friday, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

AREA

BRAGGS — BOX, Dewayne Charles, 31, died Nov. 22. Services 5 p.m. Friday, Gore Lighthouse Tabernacle Pentecostal Church, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

CHECOTAH — BORNE, Trudy, 55, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — CANEPA, Travis, 48, Hughes Lumber foreman, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Serenity Chapel of Garrett Family Funeral Home, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

FORT GIBSON — FREEDLUND, Richie, 42, handyman, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Timothy Baptist Church, Muskogee, Foster-Petering Funeral Home, Muskogee.

FORT GIBSON — WALLACE, Ada Leona, 77, registered nurse, died Nov. 25. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Fort Gibson Church of Christ, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

OKAY — BURK, Hershel LeRoy, 83, truck driver, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — CHURCH, Newton “Sparky,” 84, evangelist, died Wednesday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Mount Hope Cemetery, Ripley, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — ROE, Naomi Ruth, 82, retail sales, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Church of God, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

LOCAL TIES

MULDROW (Formerly of Tulsa) — COPPLER, Gerald Keith, 83, American Airlines aircraft mechanic, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Agent Mallory Martin Chapel, Muldrow, Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SAND SPRINGS — HILLIARD, Paul L. Sr., 81, retired forklift operator, died Nov. 30. Visitation 1 to 7 p.m. Friday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Calvary Baptist Church, Sapulpa, Dyer Memorial Chapel.

TULSA — CAMPBELL, Khyre A., 18, student, died Oct. 14. Memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday, Greater Union Baptist Church, Dyer Memorial Chapel.

TULSA — GIBBS, Betty Lee, 68, Barlow & Hunt Rubber Co., supervisor, died Monday. Visitation 1 to 7 p.m. Friday. Services 11:30 a.m. Saturday, All Faiths Chapel, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors Inc., Tulsa chapel.

WICHITA, Kan. (Formerly of Rentiesville) — McCLENDON, Margaret, 100, homemaker, died Nov. 23. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church, Rentiesville, Granger-House of Winn.

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