MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

September 29, 2013

Deaths 09.30.13


— LOCAL

BOYLES, Billy Gene, 75, carpenter, died Thursday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

CABLE, Bettye, 89, retired, died Saturday. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

HILL, Richard, 83, Corning Glass employee, died Saturday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

JAYNES, James C., 75, machinist at Coburn Optical, died Sept. 24. Services 2 p.m. today, Oasis Community Church, Muskogee, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

McBRIDE, Rueben, 71, died Saturday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

REYNOLDS, Lynne H., 75, died Friday. Services pending, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

WESTERVELT, Katie Lane, 80, retired Sears employee, died Sept. 25. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Fosters’ Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — TURNAGE, Willie, 88, concrete construction worker, died Sept. 24. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — ROOKER, Tommy J., 83, heating and air contractor, died Saturday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — JONES, Gladys Evelyn, 83, toll booth attendant, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Lighthouse Christian Center, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — STEPHENS, Jearold H., 68, farmer, died Sept. 17. Services 10 a.m. today, Eufaula Church of Christ, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — DOWNEY, Debbie L., 60, retired nutritionist supervisor at Fort Gibson Public Schools, died Friday. Services pending, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — STACH, George M., 56, construction worker, died Sept. 24. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Citizens Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Fort Gibson.

TAHLEQUAH — BRADLEY, Troy, 82, minister, died Sunday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — DeMOSS, Billy, 59, auto dealership finance manager, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — JONES, Chester “Randy,” 62, attorney, died Sunday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — PINSON, Phyllis Ann, 76, cook for Tahlequah Public Schools, died Sept. 25. Services 10 a.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — RHODES, Richard Eugene, 66, died Friday. Services 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Millsap Funeral Service Chapel, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

WARNER — BILES, Alvie Mae, 92, homemaker, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Keefton Free Will Baptist Church, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.



LOCAL TIES

WICHITA, Kan. — NELOMS, Cormit L., 66, died Sunday. Services pending, Biglow-Bethea Funeral Directors, Wichita.

 

SERVICES TODAY

JAYNES, James C., 2 p.m., Oasis Community Church, 800 W. Peak Blvd., Muskogee. (Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee)

JEREMIAH, Nelson Eddie, 10 a.m., Woodland Hills Pentecostal Church, Roland. (Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

LEEP, Regenia Dena, 10 a.m., Cookson-Proctor Cemetery. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

ROGERS, Iva Jessie Madeen, 2 p.m., Calvary Temple Church, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)