Archive - Obituary
Debra Lynn Embrey McDonough, 56, of Lowell, Ark., died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, in Rogers, Ark.
Debra was born Oct. 26, 1956 in Houston to Eldred and Beverly Jean (Caldwell) Embrey. She was an English professor in Alfred and Wellsville, N.Y. In addition, she taught junior high and high school at Immaculate Conception in Wellsville, N.Y., and Bristow High School in Bristow. Debra was preceded in death by her father.
Dym Falkner, 95, of Panama died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, in Fort Smith, Ark. Dym was born March 16, 1917, in Spiro, to James E. and Ruth E. (Laughlin) Brown. She was a homemaker.
Dym is preceded in death by her parents; her beloved husband Elmer G. Falkner; two daughters, Joyce Fife and Ann Howard; a son Danny Falkner; two brothers and two sisters.
Charles G. Tobler, 90, of Spiro died Tuesday, Dec. 25.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, in the Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Spiro City Cemetery.
Doyne â€śRickâ€ť Ruegsegger, 75, of Heavener died Sunday, Dec. 23, in Muskogee.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, at Dowden Funeral Home Chapel in Heavener with burial in Muse Cemetery.
Clifford Oliver Harris, 94, of Indianapolis, formerly of Monroe, died Monday, December 24, 2012, in Indianapolis.
He was born March 11, 1918, in Monroe, to William Thomas and Ollie Josephine (Pounds) Harris. Clifford was a veteran of the Merchant Marine. He was an aircraft electronic technician for 30 years.
Services will beÂ held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau.Â Burial will be in Monroe Cemetery. The family will be at the funeral home Friday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. to visit with friends and relatives.Â Â Â
Wendal J. Hull, 80, of Arkoma died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, in the Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel, Spiro.
Faye Holloway Nebraski, 89, of Poteau died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, in Poteau. Faye was born May 12, 1923 in West Plains, Mo., to Charlie L. and Olive (Lamb) Holloway. She was a homemaker. Faye was a member of the First Christian Church in Poteau. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John â€śJiggsâ€ť Nebraski; sister, Betty Weir; and daughter-in-law, Shirley Nebraski.
Kenneth Doyle Fox, 63, of Shady Point died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, in Shady Point.Â Services will be held at a later date. Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau, is handling arrangements.
Genelle Clingenpeel Harlan, 92, of Spiro died Wednesday, Dec. 19, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Billy Joe Laughlin, 82, of Spiro died Tuesday, Dec. 18. Services will beat 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, at Mallory-Martin Funeral Home. Burial will be in Mayfied Cemetery, Goodman, Mo. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.