MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

March 6, 2013

Deaths 03.07.13


— LOCAL

BEASLEY, Cora Bell, 67, retired public school teacher, died Wednesday. Services pending, Granger-House of Winn.

GARRISON, George C., 76, cattleman, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

JESSEE, Roberta B., 77, homemaker, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. today, Fairview Baptist Church, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

McLEMORE, John V., 84, retired, died Tuesday. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

NUNEZ, Alberto, 36, Petroleum Industry maintenance, died Monday. Services 3 p.m. Saturday, Believer’s Christian Fellowship, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

PENNINGTON, Teddy C., 71, maintenance, died March 1. Services 10 a.m. Friday, New Hope Assembly of God Church, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

SIMPSON, Christine D., 86, Muskogee Public Schools child nutrition, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Bradley Belltower Chapel, Bradley Funeral Service of Muskogee.

WRIGHT, Nancy Graves, 65, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, St. Paul United Methodist Church, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.



AREA

CHECOTAH — HESTER, Nita, 58, Walmart deli clerk, died March 1. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Britton Road Baptist Church, Oklahoma City, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

CHECOTAH — WENCL, Dean, 60, Boeing Aircraft mechanic, died Sunday. Services pending, Garrett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Checotah.

COUNCIL HILL — BRANSON, Charlie L., 87, rancher, died Tuesday. Services 1 p.m. Friday, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel, Okmulgee, McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee.

HASKELL — ALLEN, Kathy Darlene, 62, homemaker, died Friday. Services 11 a.m. today, Greenlawn Cemetery, Checotah, Checotah Funeral & Cremation Service.

HULBERT — NEWMAN, Dennis W., 58, landscape, died Tuesday. Services pending, Green Country Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

PORUM — NANCE, Robert Jon, 57, plumber, died Monday. Services 2:30 p.m. Friday, Garland Cemetery, Stigler, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

TAHLEQUAH — HOPPER, Rita Lynn, 37, Cherokee Nation child care provider, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah, Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Tahlequah.

WAGONER — DANIELS, Fred Lee Jr. “Cy,” 75, extruder operator, died Monday. Services 11 a.m. today, Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner, Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner.

WARNER — WILLIAMSON, Margaret Sue, 62, cook, died Tuesday. Memorial service 1 p.m. Saturday, White Chapel Church, Gore, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.



LOCAL TIES

KEOTA — CUPP, Connie, 87, general laborer, died Tuesday. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Calvary Temple Full Gospel Church, Sallisaw, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

TALIHINA — FORD, James Franklin, 68, Navy veteran, died Sunday. Memorial service 11:30 a.m. today, Fort Gibson Methodist Church, Talihina Funeral Home.

TULSA — VINSON, Jim Ernest, 78, Tulsa Public Schools transportation supervisor, died March 2. Visitation noon to 7 p.m. Friday, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel. Services 11 a.m. Saturday, East Virgin Street Church of Christ, Tulsa, Keith D. Biglow Funeral Directors, Tulsa Chapel.



SERVICES TODAY

ALLEN, Kathy D., 11 a.m., Greenlawn Cemetery, Checotah. (Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service)

CHAPMAN, Michael Loyd, 2 p.m., Cottonwood Cemetery, Muldrow. (Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Muldrow)

DANIELS, Fred Lee Jr. “Cy,” 11 a.m., Shipman Funeral Home Chapel, Wagoner. (Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory, Wagoner)

JESSEE, Roberta B., 10 a.m., Fairview Baptist Church. (Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service)