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Obituaries

January 23, 2013

Deaths 01.24.13

— LOCAL

BLACK, Marshall, 98, Oklahoma Children’s Center maintenance technician, died Wednesday. Services pending, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

BROWN, Joe Charles, 85, iron worker, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

DUNCAN, Henry V. Sr., 86, City of Muskogee police officer, died Jan. 18. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Faith Deliverance Church, Ragsdale Funeral Center.

ELLINGTON, Gary Wayne, 73, printer, died Jan. 3. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Azalea Terrace Recreation Room, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation & Funeral Service.

OWEN, Steven M., 58, electrician, died Jan. 18. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Foster’s Ivory Chapel, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

STEPHENS, Haskell W., 71, died Jan. 18. Services 1 p.m. Sunday, Eastern Heights Baptist Church, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

AREA

BRAGGS — RIGGS, Joan, 89, homemaker, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, Church of Christ, Braggs, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

CHECOTAH — SCHROEDER, Grace C., 78, homemaker, died Jan. 21. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Checotah Funeral Home Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — WOOTEN, J.B., 82, retired Union Metal, died Wednesday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — DOMINIC, John F., 44, police officer, died Saturday. Wake service 7 to 9 p.m. today, Little Coweta Indian Baptist Church, Lenna. Services 1 p.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

EUFAULA — DOWLING, Milburn J., 91, owner of Chief & Palace movie theaters & Decoy Sporting Goods, died Friday. Services 2 p.m. today, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

HANNA — DAVIS, Mary Lee, 82, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 1 p.m. Saturday, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula.

PARK HILL — WELLS, Luke V., 21, retail appliance clerk, died Sunday. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — COMBS, Cleo S., 86, homemaker, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — HALE, Rickey A., 59, Reasor’s employee, died Jan. 15. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — WAGNER, Nadine K., 80, homemaker, died Tuesday. Services 9 a.m. Friday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WARNER — SMART, Wanda L., 84, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, Bethany Presbyterian Church, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

WEBBERS FALLS — BUCHANAN, Christopher A., 26, McDonalds worker, died Friday. Services 1 p.m. today, Checotah Funeral Service Chapel, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

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