Archive - Obituary
October 14th, 2011
Susan (Cantrell) Stewart, 70, of Stigler died Wednesday,
Oct. 12, 2011. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 18, at New Hope Cemetery, Spiro, under the
direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Stigler.
Russel Eugene Hunt,
94, of Poteau died Monday,
Oct. 10, 2011, in Poteau.
Russel was born Jan. 13,
1917, in Barkley, Kan., to
William and Bessie (Hauser)
Hunt. He was a truck driver.
were very special to him
and he loved them all.
Grandson Zachary enjoyed
spending time with his
grandpa trying to beat him
at card games. Zachary
gave him his haircuts when
he was no longer able to go
to the barber.
Russel is survived by his
wife of 31 years, Willie
Jean of the home; daughters,
Jean Lane and Laurel
Cockrell of Stockton, Mo.;
sons, Chuck Hunt and his
Jackson, 85, of Poteau
went to be with Jesus
on Saturday, Oct. 8,
2011 in Fort Smith,
Ark. Elouise was born
Aug. 14, 1926, in
Milard, Ark., to George
and Lizzie Hinson.
She was a homemaker and pastorâ€™s
wife. She was preceded in death by her
parents; husband, Bill Jackson; and all
her brothers and sisters.
She is survived by many nieces
and nephews who loved her very
much. She was a special aunt with a
great sense of humor.
Graveside services will be at 2
p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, at Sallisaw
City Cemetery with the Rev. Jim
Eugene Baughman, 84, of Broken
Arrow died Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday,
Oct. 11, at Mallory-Martin Chapel
under the direction of Mallory-Martin
Funeral Home, Spiro.
Benny Cantrell, 79, of Buffalo
Valley died Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011, at
Oklahoma Veterans Center in Talihina.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Burial
will follow at Sardis Cemetery under
the direction of Talihina Funeral
Mary Arizona Persall Robinson,
76, died Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011.
Services will held at 11 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 12, at Mallory-
Martin Chapel under the direction of
Mallory-Martin Funeral Home,
Ralph L. â€śRoyâ€ť Dix, 92, of Spiro
died Saturday, Oct. 8. Services will be
held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, at
Mallory-Martin Chapel under the
direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral
Edna Martha Smith, 89, of Pocola
died Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, in Fort
Smith, Ark. Services will be held at
11 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 1, at First
United Methodist Church in Pocola.
Burial will be in Macedonia Cemetery
under the direction of Evans and
Miller Funeral Home, Pocola.
Ernie Lee Wooten, 97, of Spiro
died Monday, Oct. 10, 2011. Services
will held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct.
12, at Murry Spur Free Will Baptist
Church under the direction of Mallory-
Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.
William Henry â€śBillâ€ť Daniels Jr., 71, of
Panama died Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011, in
Poteau. Bill was born Aug. 18, 1940, in
Greenville, N.C. to William H. Sr. and
Bertha May (Ayers) Daniels. He ran a
wrecker service. He was a veteran of the
U.S. Army. Bill was preceded in death by
his parents; three brothers, two sisters, and
daughter, Vickie Daniels McMurtry.
Survivors include his wife, Jean of the home; two sons,
Christopher Keith Daniels and wife, Kimberly of Shady
Point, Mathew Dylan Daniels of Panama; daughter,
Jennifer Lynn Martin of Panama; 14 grandchildren,
Roxie Moore was raised in Van Buren,
Ark. and married Warren D. Moore on
Aug. 14, 1943, in Douglas, Ariz. Warren,
Roxie and their kids moved to Poteau in
1963 from Stillwater, and joined the First
United Methodist Church at that time.
Roxie and Warren were expert bridge
players and were fortunate enough to find
kindred spirits in the life-long friends they
made in Poteau.
Roxieâ€™s greatest joy was her family. She found a true
partner in Warren and they were blessed to have 65 years
together. Her children, grandchildren, and most recently