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Obituaries

October 7, 2012

Deaths 10.8.12

— LOCAL

DAVIS, Hiram H., 80, retired, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, Fosters’ Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

HUGHES, Robert “Buzz,” 44, Acme Engineering employee, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Citizens Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

PEARSON, Stephanie (Fielder), 47, secretary to police chief, died Thursday. Services 11 a.m. today, First Baptist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

SCHOEPPEL, Dr. Roger J., 83, engineer, died Oct. 2. Services 11 a.m. today, St. Paul United Methodist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

 

AREA

BEGGS – GRAYSON, Doris, 80, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Beggs.

CHECOTAH – MOORE, Joan N., 79, retired, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Checotah, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH – PAYNE, Dr. Maurice, 78, physician, died Sept. 28 in Greece. Services 1 p.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA – MORTENSEN, Jillian Faith, 4, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Lighthouse Christian Center, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON – HENSHAW, Zachary A., 31, laborer, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

GORE – McCANN, John Odis, 86, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. today, Lakeview Baptist Church, Gore, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

HULBERT – JENKINS, Robert “Blacky,” 78, truck driver, died Friday. Visitation 5-7 p.m. today, at funeral home. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

OKMULGEE – HENSON, Floetta Juanita, 86, telephone company operator, died Saturday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

OKMULGEE – WOODFIELD, Robert James, 76, property manager, died Saturday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

TAHLEQUAH – CAVINESS, Chester G., 74, truck driver, died Oct. 1. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER – WILSON, Juanita May, 80, educator, died Saturday. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Muskogee, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

 

LOCAL TIES

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (formerly of Muskogee) – EDMONDSON, Karyia Shaynigne, 19, student, died Oct. 1. Services pending, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

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