Theresa M. Stowe, 98, St. Joseph, Mo., passed away Monday, April 16, 2018.

She was born April 2, 1920 in Chillicothe, Texas.

LARKIN, WILLIAM, 93, Claremore, died Thursday, April 12, 2018. Services 11 a.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church in Claremore. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Rice Funeral Service. 

DUNN, BILLY RAY, 85, Claremore, died Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Church of the Nazarene, Claremore. Burial, Woodlawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Rice Funeral Service.

Michael Elmer Carney, 53 of Clymer, Pa., formerly of Claremore, Okla., died Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh. 

WOMACK, CORNELIA BELLE, 88, Claremore, homemaker, died Wednesday, April 4, 2018.

DAVIS, FREDDIE ARTHUR SR., 74, Claremore, retired AXH Air-coolers, died Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Chelsea funeral Home Chapel. Visitation 3-8 p.m. Thursday, MMS-Payne Funeral Home.

When you’re approached by a poor soul asking for money at the gas station or grocery store, before you deny them your spare change, consider Joyce Geraldine Kenoly

MCGILL, JANICE ELAINE (DICKSON), 87, Claremore, died Saturday, March 31, 2018. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Rice Funeral Service. Burial, Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Arkansas City, Kan.

TOSH, RICK, 62, Chelsea, cowboy, died Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Services 11 a.m.Tuesday, First Presbyterian Church of Chelsea. Burial, Winganon Cemetery. Visitation 1-8 p.m. Monday, with family to greet friends 5-8 p.m. at Chelsea Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

BAINES, JERRY, 75, Claremore, died Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Services pending. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

CLARK, SALLY MORROW, 94, Claremore, retired beautician, died Friday, March 23, 2018. No services planned. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

SALT, BRENT C., 65, Oologah, mechanic, died Saturday, March 24, 2018. Memorial services 10 a.m. Friday, MMS-Payne Funeral Home Chapel. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

SHIRK, MAXINE L., 87, Verdigris, died Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Chapel of the Gardens, Rice Funeral Service.

BRAY, CHARLES “CHARLIE,” 79, Claremore, retired educator and MMS-Payne Funeral Home funeral director assistant, died Thursday, March 22, 2018. Visitation 1-8 p.m. Friday with family to recive guests 6-8 p.m. MMS-Payne Funeral Home. Funeral service 11 a.m. Saturday, First United Methodist Church Claremore.

COTTOM, GEORGE V., 69, Clarmeore, died Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Services 2 p.m. Friday, Chapel of the Garden, Rice Funeral Service. Family will receive visitors 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Rice. 

BURRIS, DAVID AND DONNA, Claremore, died Friday, March 16, 2018. Services 12 p.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church Claremore. Rice Funeral Service.

CODY, LEE, 85, Inola, retired from Rich-Mar, died Thursday, March 15, 2018. Services 10 a.m. Monday, First Baptist Church, Inola. Burial, Highland Cemetery. Inola Funeral Home & Crematory.

HARRIS, GENEVIEVE “PHYLLIS” (LEE), 83. Claremore, died Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Chapel of the Garden, Rice Funeral Service. Interment, Oakhaven Memorial Gardens. Family will receive visitors 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Rice.

BOGGS, STEVE EDMOND, age unavailable, died Sunday, March 11, 2018. Services 1 p.m. Oak Chapel Church, Jay. Lawson’s Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Jay.

JONES, GREGORY VINCENT “GREG,” 63, Claremore, died Thursday, March 8, 2018. Services 4 p.m. Thursday, DestinyLife Church, Claremore. Family will receive visitors 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Rice Funeral Service.

CAGLE, MILDRED “MILDY” JOYCE, 89, Claremore, died Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Memorial Heights Baptist Church. Visitation 8:30-9:30 a.m. Saturday, Memorial Heights. Family will receive visitors 6-8 p.m Friday, Rice Funeral Service.

DELOZIER, DONALD “PETE,” 82, Chelsea, retired Chelsea Gas Authority, died Saturday, March 3, 2018. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Chelsea First Baptist Church. Burial, Chelsea Cemetery. Visitation 1-8 p.m. Wednesday, Chelsea Funeral Home. Chelsea Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

CHARLES, SHANE E.,  45, Claremore, died Wednesday, March 1, 2018. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, First United Methodist Church. Burial, Sand Ridge Cemetery. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service

LUNSFORD, AVIS ROZELLA, 88, Claremore, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Services 2 p.m. Monday, MMS-Payne Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation 1-6 p.m. Sunday, MMS-Payne.

HAYTON, OLETA, 82, Claremore, died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. Graveside 2 p.m. Wednesday, GAR Cemetery, Miami. Rice Funeral Service.

LUTTRELL, MARK FOSTER JR., 86, Claremore, died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Verdigris First United Methodist Church. Serenity Funerals & Crematory, Tulsa.

BOYD, JIMMY J. JR., 60, Chouteau, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. Services pending. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

CHAPMAN, ROYCE, 66, Claremore, died Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018. Services 10 a.m. Monday, Claremore Assembly of God. Rice Funeral Service.

RAY, HARLEY “DUANE,” 71, Claremore, truck driver, died Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Christ Church, Owasso. Floral Haven Funeral Home, Owasso.

BOLAND, MARSHALL D., 59, Chelsea, field superintendent for Chelsea Gas Authority, died Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018. Services 11 a.m. Monday, First Baptist Church in Chelsea. Burial, Chelsea Cemetery. DeLozier Funeral Service. 

DICK, BEAULAH “SISSY,” 91, Claremore, died Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. Services 2 p.m. Monday, Chapel of the Garden, Rice Funeral Service. Burial, Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Rice.

BICKFORD, PAUL STANLEY, 72, Claremore, died Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018. Services 10 a.m. Monday, First Pentecostal Church, Collinsville. Visitation 1-6 p.m. Sunday, MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

WRIGHT, PAUL DEE, 44, Claremore, died Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017. Visitation 3-8 p.m. Thursday, MMS-Payne Funeral Service. Services 11 a.m. Friday, MMS-Payne Funeral Home Chapel.

FINK, PATRICIA SUE (FOWLER), 81, formerly of Rogers County, died Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017. Services pending. Moore’s Southlawn, Tulsa. 

BEELER, MICHAEL, 50, Claremore, died Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, MMS-Payne Funeral Home Chapel. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Crematory.

RHINEHART, JOHN F., 79, Claremore, retired from American Airlines, died Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. Services pending. Rice Funeral Service.

Shirley A. Tuttle of  Fenton, Mich. (formerly of Verdigris, Claremore, and Broken Arrow) age 82, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Nov. 5, 2017, after a brave battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. 

ASHLEY, ROY D., 79, Collinsville, died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2017. Graveside service 3 p.m. Wednesday, Hitchita-Lackey Cemetery, Boynton.

DEVORE, BRENDA JALENE, 72, Claremore, died Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017. Memorial services 2 p.m. Friday, MMS-Payne Funeral Home Chapel.

CARTER, TIM FLOYD, 83, Hanson, died Wednedsay, Nov. 1, 2017. Services 2 p.m. Monday, MMS-Payne Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Washington Cemetery.

Bryan Lee ‘Cutter’ Gropp passed away on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, in Fresno, Calif. at the age of 59 in the arms of his wife, Jeni. 

BOSTICK, ETHEL MAE, 91, Claremore, retail seamstress, died Monday, Oct. 30, 2017. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Lamar Cemetery, Lamar, Okla. Rice Funeral Service.

ROBINSON, JAMES, 84, Claremore, died Monday, Oct. 23, 2017. Services pending. Rice Funeral Service.

SELLERS, ANNA MAE, 86, Claremore, homemaker, died Monday, Oct. 16, 2017. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Rice Funeral Service. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Washington Baptist Church, Foyil. 

BUCKALOO, KIMBERLIE ANN, 24, Pryor, died Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. Services pending. Robert Massie, San Angelo.

BROWN, MAXINE, 84, Verdigris, homemaker, died Monday, Oct. 16, 2017. Visitation 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Rice Funeral Service. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, Verdigris Assembly of God.

KEITH, JERRY C., 78, Claremore, truck driver, died Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. No services planned. Rice Funeral Service. 

CONLEY, BILL, 74, Catoosa, owner of Conley Construction, died Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. Services 11 a.m. Friday, Oak Grove Baptist Church in Catoosa. Burial, Wofford Cemetery. Public viewing 12-8 p.m. Thursday, Rice Funeral Service.

GARRISON, JOAN MARIE, 84, Catoosa, died Oct. 5, 2017. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Monday, MMS-Payne Funeral Home Chapel. Graveside service 1 p.m. Tuesday, Chelsea Cemetery. MMS-Payne Funeral Home and Crematory.

BELTZ, MARY, 63, Claremore, died Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. No services planned. Rice Funeral Service. Rice Funeral Service.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.