Archive - Obituary
November 26th, 2014
Jerry Don Franklin, 59, of Spiro died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Fayetteville, Ark.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 28, at Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in New Hope Cemetery. Viewing will be from 2-8 p.m. Thursday and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Edith Lucile Carrigan, 83, of Pocola died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Pocola.Â
Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 28, at Milton Cemetery, Bokoshe under the direction of Grace Manor Funeral Home of Poteau.
Blake Wayne Lomon, 25, of Pocola died Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Spiro.
Blake was born Oct. 27, 1989, in Fort Smith, Ark., to John Wayne II and Angela Flame (Calhoun) Lomon. He was a serviceman for Kiamichi Electric. Blake loved to hunt, fish and go four-wheeling. He was a country boy and a wonderful father. He was kindhearted and loved by everybody. He was preceded in death by his great grandparents, John Tedford, Marcella DeWitt, Charlie and Dorothy Midgley and Lester Yates.
Joe Charles Walker
Joe Charles Walker, 42, of Bokoshe died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Joe was born May 31, 1972, in Atoka to Charles and Ruth (Hunt) Walker. Joe took great pride in his occupation of doing the finish work on custom homes. He loved his wife, kids, family and was excited to be a Papa. Joe enjoyed playing his guitar and spending time with his family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Dakota Walker; brothers, Ernie and Michael Johnston; sisters, Sheila Phillips and Gayla Johnston.
Glenda Christene Swearengin, 60, of Poteau died Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Glenda was born July 30, 1954, in Sapulpa to Lawrence Edward and Ethel Christene (Hays) Daniels. She worked as Human Resource Manager at Tyson Foods for 29 years. She was church pianist at the Gospel Tabernacle for 53 years. Glenda was preceded in death by her grandparents, Theodore and Ermal Hays.
Glenda Swearengin, 60, of Poteau died Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Gospel Tabernacle in Poteau. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home.
Reba Holt, 90, of Talihina died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, at McAlester.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26, at Falfa Baptist Church. Burial will be in Old Talihina Cemetery under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina.
John Carter, 47, of Pocola died Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, after a battle with cancer. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 25, at Woodlawn Cemetery, Fort Smith, Ark., under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Pocola.
Sheri Lee Ferguson, 53, of Cameron died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, after a battle with cancer.
Sheri was born in Bakersfield, Calif., on Sept. 8, 1961, to Bennie Ray and Judith Lee (Estep) Sullivan. Sheri moved to Cameron 25 years ago where she raised her family with her loving husband. Sheri was a customer service manager at Southern Star when she fell ill. A heartfelt thank you to the management and staff at Southern Star for their love and support. Sheri was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin and friend.
Justin Simmons, 21, of Heavener died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, in Tulsa.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 24, at Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.