MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

March 11, 2014

Deaths 03.12.14


— LOCAL

COOKSON, Specialist Cody Levi, 23, scout, died March 8. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Eastern Heights Baptist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

GARDNER, Georgia, 67, beautician, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Christian Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

HOWE, Harvel D. “Wayne,” 83, retired Acme Engineering, died Tuesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

McINTOSH, Catherine Louise, 90, retired child care provider, died March 1. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Macedonia Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

MORGAN, Carl Raymond Sr., 86, commercial electrician, died March 5. Services 10 a.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

OBUCINA, Martin John, 57, hotel and house remodeler, died Saturday. Memorial service 3 p.m. Thursday, Greenhill Cemetery Pavilion, Add’Vantage Funeral and Cremation, Tulsa.

POLSLEY, Dianne L., 75, bookkeeper, died Tuesday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

RATHBUN, William Stephen, 69, retired rancher, died March 8. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Eastside Community Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SHAPLAND, Bessie Mae, 102, retired, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Three Rivers Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

STOUT, Deborah A. “Debby,” 59, Connors State College office manager, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, New Hope Assembly of God Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

CHECOTAH — LANE, Ernie S., 88, retired, died Friday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

EUFAULA — ANTHONY, Stanley E., 82, engineering mechanical contractor, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Bower Cemetery, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — BROCKMAN, Bonnie Levon, 82, Eufaula Manor Nursing Home administrator, died Monday. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and Thursday, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Assembly of God Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — SWANSON, Patricia Ann, 70, efficiency expert, died Sunday. Private family services, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — BRYANT, John Henry Sr., 69, Bryant Concrete Construction owner, died Monday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

GORE — MOORE, Helen D., 84, retired Gore postmaster, died March 7. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

PARK HILL — BREWER, Alva “Dent,” 93, Wilson Foods salesman, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — FOSTER, Billie J., 89, secretary/treasurer, died Monday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — HUGHES, John Edward, 65, printer, died Monday. Services 3 p.m. today, Bryan Chapel Cemetery, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WAGONER — LANCASTER, Robert Gerald, 77, Shelter Insurance district sales manager, died Monday. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. today, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, First Baptist Church, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WARNER — RICHARDSON, Barbara Ann, 78, newspaper operator, died Monday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.



LOCAL TIES

COMMERCE — GAYLOR, David Clu, 65, United States postal worker, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Pioneer Cemetery, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

EDMOND — CRAIG, Tommy Kent, 70, insurance claims adjuster, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Greenhill Cemetery, Crawford Family Funeral Home, Edmond.

JAY — SUTTON, Raymond C., 47, labor, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Council Hill Cemetery, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

MULDROW — FALKNER, Jimmy Lee, 70, retired Borg Warner, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Cottonwood Cemetery, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

OKMULGEE — TRAYLOR, Henry Lee “T-Bone,” 78, construction foreman, died March 5. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, New Jerusalem Baptist Church, Preston, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

POCOLA — PARSONS, Alta Kaye, 75, secretary, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — HILL, Opal Levena, 68, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Rocky Point Cemetery, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

TULSA — McINTOSH, Regina Ann, 52, died Monday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.



SERVICES TODAY

DIXON, Ben, 2 p.m., Antioch Baptist Church. (King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler)

HUGHES, John Edward, 3 p.m., Bryan Chapel Cemetery. (Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner)

MORGAN, Carl Raymond Sr., 10 a.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

VIVEROS-PACHECO, Esther, 4 p.m., Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah. (Reed-Culver of Tahlequah)