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Obituaries

December 5, 2013

Deaths 12.06.13

LOCAL

CARLTON, Betty L., 92, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

HALL, Saunsarae, 26, restaurant worker, died Nov. 28. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

SHEPARD, Irene Jane, 77, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SMOTTS, Marion, 88, died Thursday. Services pending, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

THOMASON, Myrtle Matilda, 86, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

THOMPSON, Alfred Ronald Jr. “Bootlegger,” 53, disabled, died Nov. 30. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Ragsdale’s Chapel of Respect, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

WILLIAMS, Middie Francis, 91, information operator, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Lawrence Street Baptist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

AREA

CHECOTAH — BEAIRD, Rita, 50, special needs, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Church of Christ, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

FORT GIBSON — WILLIAMS, Donna Jean, 75, retired from Fort Gibson Schools, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson First Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

EUFAULA — KERR, Harry A., 74, retired Tinker Air Force Base, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

TAHLEQUAH — FAHEY, Kim L., 55, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — FRENCH, October R., infant, 18 months, died Nov. 28. Services 2 p.m. today, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — LAMONS, Johnny, 57, laborer, died Thursday. Services pending, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — SMITH, Gomer, 60, mechanic, died Dec. 2. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — STIERWALT, Bertha, 60, assistant chief medical technologist, died Nov. 30. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — CLEGHORN, Jerry L., 77, ISO inspector, died Tuesday. Private family burial, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

LOCAL TIES

BIXBY — McKINNEY, Patsy Ruth, 86, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 9:30 a.m. Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

FORT SMITH, Ark. — FENDER, Morris, 69, died Wednesday. Services pending, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

MARBLE CITY — WADE, Elsie P., 64, registered nurse, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

OKLAHOMA CITY — RENEAU, Brenda Gail, 58, former Oklahoma State Labor Commissioner, died Thursday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SALLISAW — BASKIN, Geneva Frances, 98, homemaker, died Dec. 2. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

SALLISAW — BOUNDS, Oma Wilmina, 90, homemaker, died Dec. 3. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

STILWELL — CARSON BIBB, Lola, 76, Hickory Village Apartments complex manager, died Wednesday. Memorial visitation 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Roberts Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell. No services planned, Roberts Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — LANDSAW, Ruby, 76, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending, Roberts Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

WICHITA, Kan. — JAMES, Albert, 82, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. today, Biglow Funeral Home Chapel, Wichita, Kan., Biglow Funeral Directors of Wichita, Kan.

SERVICES TODAY

CARLTON, Betty L., 1 p.m., Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory)

MORRISON, Johnnie Lee, noon, Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church. (Ragsdale Funeral Center)

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