MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

December 8, 2012

Deaths 12.09.12


— LOCAL

ANDERSON, Ella Bernice, 86, died Saturday. Services pending, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

CARTER, Elizabeth P. “Becky,” 62, retail sales associate, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

CLEMENS, Sandra Lou, 78, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, New Hope Assembly of God, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

PONDEXTER, Hazel, 79, homemaker, died Nov. 30. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Greenhill Cemetery, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SIPES, Billy Leon, 69, carpenter, died Friday. Services pending, Bradley Funeral Services of Muskogee.



AREA

EUFAULA — STEPHENSON, Jimmy, 54, USA Dock boat deck builder, died Wednesday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — TREAT, Frances, 87, retired registered nurse, died Thursday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

HITCHITA — SMITH, Betty Sue, 78, retired nursing service, died Friday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

HULBERT — Cheater, Susan, 42, nurse aide, died Friday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PORUM — PURDOM, Douglas Wayne, 71, management, died Thursday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

PARK HILL — RHODES, Jerad W., 35, medic, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — CARRIER, Cedar, 66, died Friday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home.

TAHLEQUAH — ENRIGHT, Patrick D., 60, died Tuesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — JORDAN, Arthur, 86, dairy rancher, died Thursday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — MOSS, Willard C. Jr., 88, cattle rancher, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Green Country Funeral Home Chapel, Tahlequah, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — OTTAVIANO, John, 79, missionary, died Saturday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH — WILDER, Lelah J., 81, LPN, died Friday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — TROSCLAIR, Freddie Lee, 86, homemaker, died Thursday. Services noon Monday, Mallett Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner.



LOCAL TIES

OSAGE — GRAVER, Rosie, 82, homemaker, died Tuesday. Visitation 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Twin Oaks Baptist Church, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

TULSA (formerly of Hitchita) — DUVALL, Leoma, 89, died Friday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

TULSA — TOLMBS, Tollie C., 65, retured U.S. Postal Service, died Friday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel.

TULSA — YARBROUGH, Antonio, 60, fire captain for Tulsa Fire Department, died Saturday. Services pending, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors Inc.



SERVICES TODAY

BECK, Dorothy — 2 p.m., Baught Cemetery, Webbers Falls. (Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner)