Archive - Obituary
February 24th, 2014
Skyler Gene Leroy
Skyler Gene Leroy of Mansfield, Ark., was born Nov. 9, 2003, and entered Heavenâ€™s Gates on Sunday Feb. 16, 2014.
He is survived by his mother, Amanda Stell, and stepfather, Jeff Stell, of Mansfield; father, Billy Leroy, and stepmother, Jaime Leroy, of Heavener; brother, Trenton Leroy, and stepbrother, Ian Stell, of the home in Mansfield; stepsister, Caitlin Brown, and stepbrothers, Justin Brown and Shelton Cumbie of Heavener; grandparents, Bob and Kay Haag of Poteau, Teresa and Jon Matlock of Poteau, Brenda Lee of Rolla, Mo., and Helen Stell of Savannah, Ga.
The Rev. Donald J. Taylor, 87, of Wister left his earthly home and arrived at his heavenly home on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. He came into this world as the son of Flora and Ewell Taylor on Dec. 31,1926, in Royal.
The Rev. Donald J. Taylor, 87, of Wister died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at Bethel Baptist Church in Wister. Burial will be in Centerpoint Cemetery, Wilburton. Family visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Friday at Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.
Cheryl Diane Hendrix, 65, of McCurtain died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Spiro. She was born Dec. 12, 1948, in Poteau to Otto and Marie (Whitfield) Hendrix. She worked in accounting and was a member of First Baptist Church in Bokoshe.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Otto and Marie Hendrix
Cheryl is survived by two brothers and sisters-in-law, Roger and Ruth Hendrix of Poteau and Steve and Jeanne Hendrix of McCurtain; numerous nieces and nephews; other family members, friends and loved ones.
Eddie Alford McCroskey, 70, of Poteau died Feb. 17, 2014, in Poteau. He was born April 26, 1943, in Fort Smith, Ark., to Orville and Wilma (McConnell) McCroskey. He earned his Doctorate of Law degree from OCU in 1972.
He is preceded in death by his parents; a son, Charles Lake McCroskey; two brothers, Dinger and Bobby McCroskey; a sister, Anna Marie McCroskey.
Danny Craig Fitzgerald, 60, of Heavener, formerly of Fort Smith, Ark., died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. Services will be held Saturday, Feb. 22, at Lewis Funeral Chapel. Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener is handling arrangements.
Richard â€śRickyâ€ť VanMuyden, 51, of Spiro died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. A private family service is planned under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home.
Karen Sue â€śSuzieâ€ť Pirker, 71, of Hackett, Ark., died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Hackett.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, at Evans and Miller Funeral Home Memorial Chapel, Pocola.Â Burial will be in Macedonia Cemetery, Pocola.
Hazel Ruby Estes, 72, of Spiro died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are being handled by Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.
Beverly Clark Atkins, 60, of Milton died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Memorial services are planned at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, at First Assembly of God in Bokoshe under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home.