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Obituaries

March 2, 2013

Deaths 03.02.13

— LOCAL

HIX, Ray, 85, farmer, died Wednesday. Services 10 a.m. today, Lescher-Millsap Chapel, Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.

JESSE, Roberta B., 77, homemaker, died Friday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

LEAFER, John Edward, 70, coach/teacher, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

LUM, Beryl May, 73, homemaker, died Friday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

SINER, T.H. “Booster,” 90, car salesman, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

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CHECOTAH — HESTER, Juanita “Nita,” 58, Walmart deli clerk, died Friday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — SULLIVAN, Hazel, 91, homemaker, died Friday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

EUFAULA — BROWN, Peter, 54, hydraulic specialist, died Feb. 19. Services 2 p.m. today, Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula, Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula.

FORT GIBSON — NAIL, Betty L., 78, homemaker, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

HASKELL — ALLEN, Kathy Darlene, 62, homemaker, died Friday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

OKAY — TURMAN, Dolen Ray, 23, general laborer, died Sunday. Services 11 a.m. today, Okay First Baptist Church, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

OKTAHA — WALKER, Quince Wayne, 42, machinist, died Thursday. Services pending, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

TAHLEQUAH — CHARLES, Allen Ray, 53, supervisor, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Hart Funeral Chapel, Stilwell, Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah.

WAGONER — ELLINGTON, Anna Lee, 76, cook, died Feb. 22. Services 12:30 p.m. Monday, Life Choice Church, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

WAGONER — HUSKEY, Lucille, 92, retired clerk, died Wednesday. Services 10:30 a.m. Monday, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Hersman-Nichols Funeral Home, Wagoner.

WEBBERS FALLS — SHORT, Will, 74, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. today, Millsap Chapel, Webbers Falls, Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls.

WELLING — GRANGER, George “Tom,” 87, Job Corps/accountant, died Wednesday. Services 7 p.m. Tuesday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

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