MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

August 20, 2013

Deaths 08.21.13


— LOCAL

BROWN, James Edward, 76, Georgia-Pacific machine operator, died Sunday. Visitation 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Central Missionary Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

EMERY, Bobbye, 78, retired, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

ENDICOTT, Pauline E., 96, homemaker, died Saturday. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. today, Foster-Petering Funeral Home. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, First Lutheran Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

FOX, Donald Eugene, 83, retired brick mason and coal miner, died Sunday. Private family services, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

HOLMES, Eddie J., 45, laborer, died Tuesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

MORRIS, Mary Shasta, 80, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Seventh-day Adventist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

PATOCKA, Henry F. (Hank), 89, Ford Corporation service manager, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

QUINN, Donna Marie, 61, retired, died Saturday. Services 12:30 p.m. Friday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

SESSIONS, Martha (Lackey), 79, homemaker, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, First Baptist Church Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.



AREA

CHECOTAH — SISCO, Jessie “Corkey,” 64, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — GRAY, Cody E., 20, welder, died Aug. 17. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, North Fork Baptist Church, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — HENSON, Rocky D. “Rock Dog,” 41, plumbing business, died Aug. 12. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Lindsey Chapel Church, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

HULBERT — STERLING, Sherman D., 74, truck driver, died Monday. No services planned, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — ADAIR, Lincoln L., 75, carpenter/construction, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Cornerstone Fellowship Church, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BREWSTER, Thelma Mae, 71, homemaker, died Thursday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BRUNER, Daniel S., 52, carpentry, died Monday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — COPELAND, Megan D., 33, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — EDDINGS, Elmo F., 91, mechanic, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Hart Funeral Chapel, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — FERGUSON, Gwendolyn R., 95, teacher, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. Thursday, Tahlequah City Cemetery, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GRIMM, Willis C., 95, Christian Publication field representative, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Tahlequah City Cemetery, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.



LOCAL TIES

MULDROW — WALLACE, Oscar Eugene, 61, brick mason, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, First Assembly of God Church, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

OKMULGEE — McCORMACK, Mable, 84, bank card fraud analyst, died Saturday. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Church of God of Prophecy, Beggs, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — TAYLOR, Norma Jean, 75, homemaker, died Aug. 14. Services 11 a.m. today, Mount Zion Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

QUINTON — BOWEN, Rose E., 78, Northeastern State University residence hall manager, died Aug. 14. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Oak Leaf Room, Quinton Chapel, Hunn & Black Funeral Home, Quinton.

SALLISAW — POINDEXTER, Ira, 55, City of Sallisaw equipment operator, died Saturday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STIDHAM — LAUGHLIN, Josh L., 20, Mission Acre assistant manager, died Aug. 17. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, North Fork Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

STILWELL — BLACKWOOD, Sally, 81, homemaker, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Cornerstone Baptist Church, Westville, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TULSA — PALMER, Angela (Kim), 52, clerical worker, died Aug. 16. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Greater Cornerstone Baptist Church, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

TULSA — WALTON, Hurldine F., 77, nursing assistant, died Sunday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.

VIAN — SMITH, Linda, 69, homemaker, died Monday. Services pending, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WHITEFIELD — EASTTOM, James A., 66, retired military, died Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Mallory Chapel, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.



SERVICES TODAY

BOYLES, Leonard Otto, 10 a.m., Church of Christ, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, Stigler)

CHEATER, Jimmydon Christopher, 2 p.m., Marble City Gymnasium. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

PATOCKA, Henry F. (Hank), 2 p.n., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

PRUITT, Parker, 2 p.m., Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula)