Archive - Obituary
Tommy Joe (Tom) Donathan, 83, went to be with his Lord in Tulsa on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014.
Tom is survived by his wife of 59 years, Deleta Bullard Donathan of Broken Arrow; sister, Christine Donathan Jacobs; son, Terry and wife Susan of St. Petersburg, Fla.; son, Scott and wife LaDonna of Broken Arrow; grandchildren, Nicole Ahrens, Michael Donathan, Justin Donathan, Tara Sherin and Kent Donathan and an ever-growing tribe of great-grandchildren.
Jackie Edward McKeown, 65, of Pocola passed away Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Pocola.
Jackie was born April 18,1949, in Weatherford to Jack E. and Anna Marie (Blansett) McKeown. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Jackie worked for LeFlore County. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Linda; and brother, Harold â€śErnieâ€ť McKeown.
Alicia Cruz, 45, died Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Heavener.
Services will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec, 18, at Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home Chapel in Heavener and at 7 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday at Centro Cristano Nuevo Esperanza Church in Howe. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery at Heavener.
Gustavia â€śGussieâ€ť Wright, 79, of Howe died Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Fayetteville, Ark.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, at Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home Chapel in Heavener. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Family visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Christine Long, 65, of Howe died Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.
She was born July 2, 1949, in Heavener to Billy Joe and Della Mae (Davis) Cruse. She was retired from Bremner Cracker Co. where she was a case up packer.
Christine was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Phyllis Stewart; and a brother, William Cruse.
Dama Jacqueline Lindstrom, 83, of Fort Smith, Ark., formerly of Poteau died Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, in Fort Smith.
Donnie â€śDonâ€ť Robert Emerson, 73, of Cameron died Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Greenwood, Ark.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 19, at Unite Church, Spiro. Family visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Pocola.
Tommy J. â€śTomâ€ť Donathan, 83, died Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, at Arrow Heights Baptist Church of Broken Arrow. Visitation to be held at Floral Haven Funeral Home of Broken Arrow from noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday.
W.A. Busby, 74, of McAlester, formerly of Poteau died Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, at his residence in the Bugtussle area.
Myrl Faye Christenberry, 82, of Bokoshe died Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, in Spiro.
Myrl was born Nov. 24, 1932, in Shady Point to Elton and Ruth (Lloyd) Richardson. She was a homemaker. Myrl was a member of Victory Worship Center, Spiro. She was a loving grandma. She loved her kids, grandkids and great-grandkids. She loved any sports the kids were in, especially Panama Razorbacks. She loved to crochet. Myrl was a member of a CB club and her handle was â€śSmokey.â€ť
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Buck and Bill Richardson; and sister, Jackie Taylor.