MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

August 15, 2013

Deaths 08.16.13


— LOCAL

GILLIAM, Thomas Alfred Jr., 92, retired, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. today, Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

LIGHTNING, Zachariah Alan, 58, boiler maker/welder, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Church 4:18, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

MOORE, Perry K., 50, construction, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. today, First Free Will Baptist Church, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

RAMIREZ, Yolanda Michelle (Acuff), 50, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Vaught Cemetery, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

RHODES, Barbara, 76, retired, died Aug. 8. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Chandler Road Church of Christ, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

ROGERS, Lucille, 89, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Memorial Park Cemetery, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

SANDERS, Minnie Marie, 100, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Millsap Funeral Chapel, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

SLACK, E. Rex, 87, retired, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. today, Memorial Park Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

TEAGUE, Danna Lynn, 49, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Millsap Funeral Chapel, Webbers Falls, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

AREA

CHECOTAH — DAN, James Roy, 63, automobile mechanic, died Aug. 10. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Morningstar Baptist Church, Warrior Community, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

GORE — NORRIS, Gordon B. “Mike,” 60, died Aug. 3. Services 7 p.m. today, Summer’s Ferry, Arkansas River at Gore, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

TAHLEQUAH — BATSON, Robert W. Jr., 60, juvenile affairs director, died Monday. Services 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Grace Baptist Church, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — HOSLEY, Norman John, 86, general production superintendent, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — LISTER, Fannie F., 68, homemaker, died Wednesday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — PENNINGTON, Roy Wayne, 73, ironworker, died Thursday. Services pending, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — PYE, Johanna, 84, homemaker, died Aug. 10. Services 4 p.m. Sunday, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — WHITE, Ella Margaret, 88, Wagoner County Abstract abstractor and office manager, died Thursday. Rosary service 7 p.m. Sunday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. Services 10 a.m. Monday, St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Coweta, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WEBBERS FALLS — WISE, Cecil W., 83, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. today, First Baptist Church, Webbers Falls, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.



LOCAL TIES

MIDWEST CITY — TAYLOR, Marlina Pandy, 66, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

MORRIS — DeARMON, Lenzy Joe, 86, retired mail carrier, died Thursday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Morris.

OKMULGEE – JORDAN, Johnnie, died Wednesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

OKMULGEE — PERRY, John Fitzgerald “Red,” 49, laborer, died Aug. 8. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Saint Matthew Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

OKMULGEE — TAYLOR, Norma Jean, 75, housewife, died Wednesday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

QUINTON — BRAY, Russell LeRoy, 69, farmer/rancher, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Jesus Name Church, Quinton, Hunn & Black Funeral Home, Quinton.

ROLAND — POWELL, Shirley Ann, 64. Braum’s sales representative, died Aug. 8. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, New Morning Star Baptist Church, Moffett, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

WICHITA, Kan. — EDWARDS, Monica Yvette, 43, died Aug. 10. Services 3 p.m. Saturday, Israelite Church of God in Christ, Wichita, Kan., Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.

WICHITA, Kan. — HENDERSON, Lillie Dee, 75, died Aug. 9. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Greater New Testament Baptist Church, Wichita, Kan., Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.

WICHITA, Kan. — MATTHEWS, Larry Walter, 63, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Saints Marks Church of God in Christ, Wichita, Kan., Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita, Kan.



SERVICES TODAY

BELVIN, James W., 11 a.m., Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

GILLIAM, Thomas Alfred, 11 a.m., Seventh Day Adventist Church. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

MOORE, Perry K., 1 p.m., First Free Will Baptist Church. (Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service)

NORRIS, Gordon B. “Mike,” 7 p.m., Summers Ferry on the Arkansas River at Gore. (Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls)

SLACK, E. Rex, 11 a.m., Memorial Park Cemetery. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service)

TEAGUE, Danna Lynn, 10 a.m., Millsap Funeral Chapel, Webbers Falls. (Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls)

WISE, Cecil W., 1 p.m., First Baptist Church. (Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls)

YARBERRY, Mickie Ladell, 10 a.m., Oak Ridge Baptist Church, Longtown. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)