MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

October 31, 2013

Deaths 11.01.13


— LOCAL

BERRYHILL, Tresia, 52, retired, died Sunday. Services 1 p.m. today, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

COX, Ruth Mary, 91, homemaker, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

ELMORE, Lawrence E., 88, retired computer analyst, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.

HILL, Martha Ann, 83, homemaker, died Oct. 26. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

LANCASTER, Kathryn J., 90, hairdresser, died Thursday. Services pending, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

LIGONS, Linda Mae, 65, secretary for FAA, died Oct. 23. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.

WILLIAMS, Barbara, 74, retired, died Monday. Services 10 a.m. today, Keefeton Trinity Baptist Church, Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Muskogee.



AREA

GORE — ECKENBERGER, John Edward II, 71, social worker, died Oct. 23. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Gore United Methodist Church, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

HASKELL — MOORE, Howard Allen, 76, tool and die engineer, died Thursday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

TAHLEQUAH — BREWER, Charles D., 81, insurance restoration, died Oct. 24. Services 3 p.m. Saturday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — BRILL, Pauline, 94, died Thursday. Services pending, Reed- Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — COOPER, Thomas M., 78, maintenance mechanic/former owner of Pettit Bay Grocery, died Oct. 23. Services 2 p.m. Nov. 9, First Baptist Church of Kansas, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — GILBERT, Beverly, 85, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — HOOPER, Bobby Sr., 62, Job Corps maintenance, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Barber Cemetery, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — OOSAHWE, Patricia, 62, homemaker, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. today, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — TILBY, Roger C., 69, electrical engineer, died Wednesday. Services pending, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.



LOCAL TIES

FRISCO, Texas (formerly of Muskogee) — REED, Denoval Dwayne, 61, insurance consultant, died Oct. 23. Visitation 1 to 7 p.m. today. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Dean’s Chapel Baptist Church, Granger-House of Winn, Muskogee.

STIGLER — SIMMONS, David C., 63, died Thursday. Services pending, King & Shearwood Funeral Home, Stigler.

STILWELL — ASBILL, Tim L., 22, heavy equipment operator, died Oct. 29. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Roberts/Reed-Culver, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — RIDGE, Tommy C., 20, crew leader, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Roberts/Reed-Culver, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

STILWELL — SCRAPER, Granvill, 77, truck driver, died Thursday. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Shearwood Memorial Chapel, Stigler, King and Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

STILWELL — SIXKILLER, Mary Ellen, 74, receptionist, died Thursday. Graveside services 10 a.m. Monday, Chalk Bluff Cemetery, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TULSA — FOREMAN, Monte’ H.E., 37, automobile detailer, died Sunday. Visitation noon to 6 p.m. today, Keith D. Biglow Muskogee Chapel. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, First Baptist Church Haskell, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Muskogee.

TULSA — SMITH, Billie Harold, 78, Boeing Aircraft machinist, died Monday. Visitation noon to 7 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, Paradise Baptist Church, Tulsa, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

WICHITA, Kan. — PARKER, John Edward, 83, died Oct. 17. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Tabernacle B.C., Biglow Funeral Directors of Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — WILLIAMS, Larry, 65, died Thursday. Services pending, Biglow Funeral Directors of Wichita.



SERVICES TODAY

BERRYHILL, Tresia, 1 p.m., Bradley Belltower Chapel. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service, Muskogee)

CASEY, Michael Benton, 10 a.m., Agent Mallory Martin Chapel, Sallisaw. (Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

COX, Ruth Mary, 10 a.m., Foster’s Ivory Chapel. (Foster-Petering Funeral Home, Muskogee)

ELMORE, Lawrence, 2 p.m., National Cemetery. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service, Muskogee)

HOOPER, Bobby Sr., 2 p.m., Barber Cemetery. (Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

THOMPSON, Mary Maude, 2 p.m., Antioch Cemetery, Stigler. (Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler)

WILLIAMS, Barbara, 10 a.m., Keefeton Trinity Baptist Church. (Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service, Muskogee)