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Obituaries

June 20, 2014

Deaths 06.21.14

LOCAL

COMBS, Robert Edward “Bob,” 83, U.S. Postal Service mail carrier, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Hillcrest Christian Fellowship Church, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

HOLLIS, Jimmy Dale, 68, retired mechanical draftsman, died Monday. Services 1 p.m. today, Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory.

VAUGHN, Carolyn Sue, 82, died June 14. Services pending, Foster-Petering Funeral Home.

AREA

CHECOTAH — HOGGARD, Eva C., 57, homemaker, died June 16. Memorial service 2 p.m. June 28, Hoggard residence, Checotah Funeral and Cremation Service.

CHECOTAH — PARK, Jackie, 59, retired Coca-Cola maintenance supervisor, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, First Free Will Baptist Church, Checotah, Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Checotah.

FORT GIBSON — GIST, Joe, 80, retired from Oklahoma Highway Patrol, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Church of Christ, Fort Gibson, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — JOHNSON, Donna K., 56, Norwood Elementary School teacher’s aide, died Sunday. Services 9 a.m. today, New Life Center, Muskogee, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

FORT GIBSON — JONES, Paul Lynn, 78, counselor, died Wednesday. Services 11 a.m. today, Crescent Valley Baptist Church, Tahlequah, Millsap Funeral Service, Fort Gibson.

FORT GIBSON — TINNIN, W. Gene, 75, retired Tinnin Construction bookkeeper, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. today, New Hope Baptist Church, Muskogee, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematory, Muskogee.

OKAY — HALL, Summer Faith, infant, died Tuesday. Services 10 a.m. today, Okay Christian Fellowship, Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory, Wagoner.

LOCAL TIES

ENTERPRISE — MURPHY, Howard Franklin, 87, retired Chevron Oil supervisor, died Thursday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Heaven Bound Freewill Baptist Church, Brooken, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.

EUREKA, Calif. — GARFIELD, Alexander Ethan, 23, university center, died Sunday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

FORT SMITH, Ark. — LOVELL, Bronx Easton, infant, died Wednesday. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Mallory-Martin Chapel, Spiro, Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.

HOUSTON, Texas — CRAWFORD, Robert Matthew, 45, laborer, died May 27. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

STILWELL — ADKINS, Billy J., 88, carpenter, died June 17. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Roberts/Reed-Culver Chapel, Stilwell, Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home, Stilwell.

TALIHINA — WHITE, Donald Andrew, 64, U.S. Park Service police officer, died Thursday. Services pending, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

TULSA — WILLIAMS, Michelle Lynn, 39, homemaker, died April 26. Private services, Clingon Cemetery, Wagoner, Shipman’s Muskogee Cremation and Funeral Service.

VIAN — HOLDER, Gordon Leroy, 78, construction worker, died Thursday. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Garden of Memories Cemetery, Vian, Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw.

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