Marion “Carlene” Staggs
Services will be held Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2004 at 2 p.m. at Memorial Park Chapel in Tulsa for Marion “Carlene” Staggs, 76.
She went to heaven on Friday, Nov. 26.
Carlene, also known as Granny, was born on May 25, 1928 in Lockesburg, Ark. She married Jenks Staggs in 1947 and they moved to Tulsa in 1951.
After being preceded in death by her husband in 1991, Carlene moved to Coweta with her only daughter and son-in-law, Carole and Ron McGill.
Granny enjoyed sewing, working in the yard, playing with her great-grandchildren and a good cup of coffee.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Carole and Ron McGill of Coweta; one granddaughter, Kim Whiteley and her husband, Steve of Coweta; one grandson, Ron McGill, Jr. and his wife, Kristin of Bartlesville; three great-grandchildren, Paige and Madison Whiteley of Coweta and Duke McGill of Bartlesville; two sisters, Ruth Regan and Chanie Needham, both of Arkansas plus many nieces and nephews.
Her husband Jenks, her parents and 10 brothers and sisters preceded her in death.
O.A. “Tooter” McKinney
Services were held Monday, Nov. 29, 2004 at the First Baptist Church in Porter for O.A. “Tooter” McKinney, 82, of Porter.
Rev. Bobby Jenkins officiated the service.
Pallbearers were his grandsons, Scott Bailey, Chris Lester, Douglas McKinney, Aaron McKinney, Steven McKinney, Marshall McClatchey and Mikeal McClatchey.
Interment with military rites was in Greenwood Cemetery in Porter under the direction of Mallett Funeral Home in Wagoner.
McKinney died Wednesday, Nov. 24 in Muskogee.
McKinney was born Oct. 12, 1922 in Shady Point, Okla. to Harm Felix and Perlie (McClary) McKinney. Before retirement he was employed by the Oklahoma Corporation Commission as a law enforcement officer.
During World War II he served his country in the United States Army, serving in the South Pacific.
McKinney lived in Porter for 52 years. He was a member of the Wagoner County Fair Board and a proud supporter of the Porter FFA and 4-H organizations.
McKinney was married to Myrtle Mae McKinney who preceded him in death.
He is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Marshall and Rita McKinney; four daughters and sons-in-law, Sharon and Sharon and Glenn McClatchey, Shirley and Darrell Bailey, Judy Lester and Brenda and John Stone; one brother, James McKinney; four sisters, Opal Martin, Linda Williams, Erma Schandorff and Naoma Cadwell; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Friday, Nov. 26, 2004 at the First Baptist Church in Porter for Ruth Madden, 83, of Porter.
Rev. Jack Boyd officiated the service.
Pallbearers were Coy Armstrong, Bill Boyd, Charles Boyd, Pat Boyd, Leroy Buster and Jim Guess.
Interment was in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Mallett Funeral Home in Wagoner.
Mrs. Madden died Monday, Nov. 22 in Batesville, Ark.
Mrs. Madden was born March 22, 1921 in Porter to T.D. and Dollie Evelyn Boyd. She made her home in the Porter and Holdenville areas most of her life.
On Feb. 21, 1942 she and Bland Madden were married. Madden preceded his wife in death.
Mrs. Madden was a member of the First Baptist Church in Porter. She made her home in Pleasant Plains, Ark. for the past two years.
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Duane Sturgeon; one grandson, Brian Presley; one brother, Charles Boyd and his wife, Sue; one sister-in-law, Maxine Madden; one brother-in-law, Gerald and his wife, Mary Lou Madden and many nieces and nephews.
A funeral service for Maudie Daniel, of Jenks, was held on Monday, Oct. 11, 2004, at Schaudt's Glenpool Funeral Service Chapel with the Rev. Bud Doyle officiating. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery, Muskogee.
Mrs. Daniel was born in Non, Okla. to Robert Leach and Zelpha Johnson on Nov. 26, 1920. She died at Glenpool Health Care Thursday, Oct., 2004. She was 83.
Mrs. Daniel was a retired tax accountant and worked as a bookkeeper most of her life. Hobbies included painting.
Mrs. Daniel was preceded in death by both parents; brothers: Eugene Leach and Robert Leach; sisters: Faye Everting and Euna May Leach; her husband, Truman Daniel and son: Don Daniel.
She is survived by her sister Vera Dukes and her husband, Jim and good friends: Virgil and Theresa Adams, along with a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Daniel C. Schaudt of Schaudt's Glenpool Funeral Service & Cremation Care.
Services were held for Dale Sanders, 67, at 10 a.m., Monday, October 11, 2004, at Bixby Funeral Service Colonial Chapel. The service, officiated by The Reverend Rick Ketchum, was preceded by cremation.
Services were under the direction of Jack Selby of Bixby Funeral Service.
Mr. Sanders was born September 24, 1937, at Stillwell to Woodrow and Hazel Kirk Sanders. He died October 8 at his home in Bixby.
He and Joyce Alexander were married August 19, 1974. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, one brother, Alen Sanders and a daughter, Teresa Stone.
He is survived by his wife Joyce; one sister, Barbara Jean Sanders; three daughters, Dianna Sanders-Burk, her husband Mike and a granddaughter, Demi Dale Burk. Also Lisa Gail Dill and two grandchildren, Lea Michelle Dill and Danny Dale Ray Asher; and Tonya Woods and husband Keith and grandson Matt K. Woods.
Mary Linda Johnston-Heeney
A memorial services was held for Mary Linda Johnston -Heeney on Friday, Nov. 26, 2004, at the Freedom New Covenant Church in Kiefer with the Rev. Charles Ballard officiating. Mrs. Johnston-Heeney was born March 29, 1954, in Camp Lejeune, N.C. to Robert L. Johnston and Mary F. Ledford. She died Monday, Nov. 22, 2004, at St. John Medical Center. She was 50. She worked for many years as a licensed practical nurse. She was preceded in death by her father Robert L. Johnston. She survived by: her mother, Mary F. Johnston; her husband William E. Heeney of 19 years, her brother Keith Johnston; two children: Angela Golden and William J.L. "Billy" Heeney; four stepchildren: Jeffrey T. Heeney, Chrystal D. Hogan, Patrick S. Heeney, and Michael D. Heeney, and eight grandchildren. Arrangements were entrusted to Daniel C. Schaudt of Schaudt's Glenpool Funeral Service & Cremation Care.
Dean Harold Davis
A funeral service was held on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2004, for Dean Harold Davis at Faith Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerry C. Johns officiating. Burial followed at Bixby Cemetery. Mr. Davis was born May 13, 1935, to Jefferson Davis and Margaret Rose Pursinger in Sasakwa, Okla. He died Friday, Nov. 26, 2004, at St. Johns Medical Center in Sapulpa. He was 69. He attended school in Wewoka and married Doris Basquez on Aug. 6, 1955, in Wetumka. Mr. Davis was a plumbing contractor and owned Dean's Plumbing and Drain. He also was a lay pastor. Hobbies included fishing and visiting with friends. Mr. Davis was preceded in death by both parents: Jefferson (Jeffrey) Davis and Margaret Rose Pursinger; brother: Thomas Davis; sisters: Flosie Lane, Florene Troxell, Lorene May, Pat Ardizzone, Floreta Harrison and Lucia Spray. He is survived by his wife: Doris Basquez Davis; sons: Rick and his wife, Deborah Davis, Steve Davis; daughter Rebecca Davis; his brother: John Paul Davis and his wife, Pearl; 10 grandchildren, and a great grandchild. Pallbearers were Justin Davis, Chad Davis, Lewis Bishop, Billy Evans, Tipton Evans, Matthew Randolph, and Matt Pfeifer. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Daniel C. Schaudt of Schaudt's Glenpool Funeral Service & Cremation Care.
Dean Harold Davis
Services for Dean Harold Davis, 69, were 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 30 at Faith Free Will Baptist Church, Glenpool. Rev. Jerry C. Johns officiated.
Interment was in Bixby Cemetery under the direction of Daniel C. Schaudt of Schaudt’s Glenpool Funeral Service and Cremation Care.
Davis was born May 13, 1935, son of Jefferson Davis and Margaret Rose Pursinger in Sasakwa, Okla. He attended school in Wewoka.
He died Friday, Nov. 26, 2004 at St. Johns Medical Center in Sapulpa.
Davis was a plumbing contractor and owner of Dean’s Plumbing and Drain. He also was a lay pastor and enjoyed fishing, visting with friends and always sharing a joke.
Davis met the love of his life, Doris Basquez. They married Aug. 6, 1955 in Wetumka.
Davis was preceded in death by both parents, his brother, Thomas Davis; sisters: Flosie Lane, Florene Troxell, Lorene May, Pat Ardizzone, Floreta Harrison and Lucia Spray.
He is survived by his wife; sons Rick and wife, Deborah Davis, Beggs, Okla; Steve Davis, Jenks, a daughter, Rebecca Davis of Tulsa; a brother, John Paul Davis and wife, Pearl, of Hinton, Okla. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Pallbearers were Justin Davis, Chad Davis, Lewis Bishop, Billy Evans, Tipton Evans, Matthew Randolph and Matt Pfeifer.