MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

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.



AREA

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.



LOCAL TIES

OKMULGEE — ANDERSON, Charles Eugene, 86, retired ALCOA Aluminum and Pure Gold, died Friday. Services pending, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

QUINTON — LEE, Michael David, 26, McAlester prison guard, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Salt Fork/Enid, Hunn & Black Funeral Home and Crematory, Quinton.

ROSE — HARLESS, Brady F., 76, construction, died Friday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

SPIRO — CARPENTER, Shelly Renee, 44, died Monday. Services 2 p.m. today, Mallory-Martin Chapel of Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

TULSA — OLIVER, Allie Mae, 85, homemaker, died Thursday. Services pending, Dyer Memorial Chapel, Tulsa.



SERVICES TODAY

BROOKS, Bradford “Brad,” 2 p.m., Cookson United Methodist Church. (Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah)

BROWN, Peter, 2 p.m., Kelley Memorial Chapel, Eufaula. (Hunn Black & Merritt Funeral Home and Crematory, Eufaula)

CAMPBELL, Patsy Ann, 2 p.m., Lighthouse Tabernacle, Gore. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Gore)

FULSOM, Roy Lester, 11 a.m., First Assembly of God, Haskell. (Granger-House of Winn)

GANDY, Joshua Randall, 2 p.m., Upper Camp Creek Cemetery, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

HIX, Ray, 10 a.m., Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel. (Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home)

KECK, Earl Wayne, 10 a.m., Vian Assembly of God Church. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw)

SHORT, Will, 10 a.m., Millsap Chapel, Webbers Falls. (Millsap Funeral Service, Webbers Falls)

TURMAN, Dolen Ray, 11 a.m., Okay First Baptist Church. (Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner)