MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

November 9, 2013

Deaths 11.09.13


— LOCAL

POTTS, Hortense Evon, 66, retired school teacher, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. today, Faith Deliverance Christian Center, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors.



AREA

CHECOTAH — KITCHENS, Jennifer LeAnn, 36, disabled, died Thursday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — LITTLE, Nesha L., 72, died Wednesday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

EUFAULA — WILLMON, Eula Ellene, 94, cook, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Assembly of God Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — McHOLLAND, Betty Lee, 72, case worker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

FORT GIBSON — PERRY, Willard N. Sr., 88, retired school teacher, died Friday. Services pending, Millsap Funeral Services, Fort Gibson.

TAHLEQUAH — RAINS, Mary W., homemaker, died Thursday. Services pending, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — TILBY, Roger L., 69, electrical engineer, died Oct. 30. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.



LOCAL TIES

BEGGS — PARHAM, Floyd, 83, oil field pumper, died Thursday. Visitation 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Crossroads Baptist Church, Beggs, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs.

BROKEN ARROW — STACY, Clyde H., 77, retired, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

COWETA — SMITH, William C. II “Bill,” 64, construction superintendent, died Oct. 24. Services 1 p.m. today, First Assembly of God, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

MULDROW — EARNHART, Ruby Lillian, 86, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Agent Chapel, Muldrow, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow.

OKMULGEE — DAVIS, Clarence Leon “Sunny,” 75, welder, died Thursday. Wake service 6 to 7 p.m. Sunday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel, Okmulgee. Services 2 p.m. Monday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE — SMITH, Leonard, 77, died Oct. 31. Services noon Tuesday, Tallahassee Indian Methodist Church, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

QUINTON — DUVALL, G. Byndum, 85, rancher, died Thursday. Visitation 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Faith Community Church, Whitefield, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

SPENCER — KIMBRO, Joyce Mitchell, 78, retired social worker, died Nov. 1. Services 11 a.m. today, Loving Saint James Baptist Church, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Okmulgee Chapel.

STIGLER — CLARK, Sue, 79, retired medical service died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, First Assembly of God Church, Stigler, King & Shearwood Funeral Home of Stigler.

TULSA — RICHARDSON, Deborah Laverne, 51, cashier, died Thursday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.

TULSA — STURGEON, John B., 65, park ranger, died Thursday. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. today and Sunday, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory. No services planned, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

WELLING — SANDERS, Dr. Pauline M., 88, professor, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver of Tahlequah.



SERVICES TODAY

COOPER, Thomas “Tom,” 2 p.m., First Baptist Church of Kansas. (Reed-Culver of Tahlequah)

HURST, Freddy L., 2 p.m., Haskell Cemetery. (Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell)

SMITH, William C. II “Bill,” 1 p.m., First Assembly of God, Wagoner. (Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner)

TENISON, Carroll Jr., 10 a.m., Haskell Cemetery. (Dowdy Funeral Home, Haskell)