Archive - Obituary
January 14th, 2015
Bobby D. Cox of Howe passed away Jan. 8, 2015, at the age of 75. He was born Oct. 10, 1939, to Sherman Taft and Opal Nadine (Victor) Cox, in the small community of Independence.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy Cox; one daughter, Candice Adkisson and husband Joel of Sapulpa; one son, Bobby Cox II and wife Jennifer of Howe; three sisters, Marilyn Arnett, Elaine Faulkenberry, Wanda Cox; two brothers, Kenneth Cox, Eugene Cox; two granddaughters, Wrigley Adkisson and Aniston Cox; two grandsons, Kinsler Cox and Picher Adkisson.
Richard Lee Kirkland, 60, of Shady Point died Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Richard was born June 13,1954 in Greenville, Calif., to Raymond F. and Dorothy Mae (Harris) Kirkland. He worked at Whirlpool.
Richard was preceded in death by his father.
Jean Goode, 71, of Talihina died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, in Tulsa. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, in the Talihina School Auditorium. Burial will be in Old Town Tuskahoma Cemetery under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina.
Nan (Remy) Pope, 50, of Spiro died Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, at Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel with burial in New Hope Cemetery.
James Edward Moore, 56, of Poteau died Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, in Poteau.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16, at New Beginnings Family Ministry in Poteau with the Rev. Don Martin officiating. Evans and Miller Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Emma Lee Skinner, 69, of Poteau died Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, in Pocola.
Emma was born Sept. 15, 1945, in Fort Smith, Ark., to Orville and Wilma (McConnell) McCroskey. She worked many years as a convenience store manager. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister.
Emma was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Bobby, Dinger and Eddie McCroskey; sister, Ann Marie McCroskey; sister-in-law, Leta McCroskey.
Nancy Jean Miller Neal, 68, of Poteau passed away Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, in Poteau.
Nancy was born March 3, 1946, in Haileyville to Vernon William and Effie Evamae (Oldaker) Lilley. She was a homemaker.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents; 1-year-old first-born son, Curtis Lee McClode; sisters, Rita Lilley, Millie Strosser; brother, Curtis Ray Lilley.
Loretta Thompson, 91, of Keota died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 12, at Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel in Spiro with burial in Cowlington Cemetery.
Claude Herbert Suddreth Jr., 49, of Panama died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015.
Private family services will be held. Mallory-Martin Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Thomas Dewey Pool Jr., 46, of Van Buren, Ark., died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Viewing will be from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 11, at Grace Manor Funeral Home.