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.

BARBEE, PENNY LYNN, 56, formerly of Clareore, died Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017. Services were Friday, Sept. 29. Stanley’s Funeral & Cremation, Tulsa.

FLATT, GARRY LYNN, 65, Claremore, Master Seargean for the U.S. Army, died Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017. Funeral service 2 p.m. Thursday, Rice Funeral Home chapel. Burial, Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitaiton 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Rice Funeral Service.

LAMBERT, TERRY LYNN, 60, Owasso, administrative assistant, died Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. Services pending. Mower Funeral Service, Owasso.

DILL, LARRY DAVID “L.D.,” 71, Inola, died Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Services pending. Inola Funeral Home & Crematory.

BLAN, VERNON LEROY, 81, Broken Arrow, died Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. Services pending. Floral Haven Funeral Home.

MASON, RUBY LEONA, 98, Claremore, died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Friday, Rice Funeral Service. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Chepale of the Garden, Rice. Burial, Woodlawn Cemetery.

CHRONISTER, DEMSEY CARL, 75, Chelsea, died Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Services pending. DeLozier Funeral Service, Chelsea.

VANAMAN, DONALD, 87, veteran, died Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017. Viewing 1 p.m. Friday, Rice Funeral Home Chapel. Graveside services 2 p.m. Friday, Oakhaven Memorial Gardens.

BRADSHAW, JULIA, 72, Claremore, caregiver, died Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017. Viewing 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Rice Funeral Service. Memorial service 2 p.m. Thursday, Rice Funeral Service.

DIETRICH, WESLEY M., 90, Claremore, retired military, died Monday, Sept. 4, 2017. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Friday, Rice Funeral Service. Graveside service 10 a.m. Saturday, Woodlawn Cemetery. 

HINES, SUE CARROLL, 86, Claremore retired realtor, died Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017. Services 11:30 a.m. Thursday, First Presbyterian Church. Visitation 1-8 p.m. Wednesday, with family to receive visitors 6-8 p.m. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

DORSEY, JEFFREY, 51, Collinsville, retail manager, died Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Verdigris Assembly of God. Burial, Woodlawn Cemetery. Rice Funeral Service.

WALDEN, CARL RAYMOND SR., 83, Chelsea, died Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Miracle of Love Church. Burial, Lone Chapel Cemetery. Visitation 1-8 p.m. Monday, with family to receive visitors 6-8 p.m. MMS-Payne Funeral Home. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service

Bill entered into rest on Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017. He was born May 10, 1956 in Pryor, Okla. He lived in Claremore, Okla.

WILLIS, DOROTHY “JOLENE,” 68, Inola, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2017. Memorial service 2 p.m. Friday, Calvary Baptist Church, Inola. Inola Funeral Home & Crematory.

BAGBY, JOHN M., 83, Claremore, coal miner, died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. Memorial service 2 p.m. Friday, Chapel of the Garden, Rice Funeral Service. 

NORRIS, EVA JEAN, 54, Claremore, massage therapist, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017. Private family services. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

SEPULVEDA, JOSE HILTON MARTINEZ, 87, Claremore, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. Services pending. Rice Funeral Service.

AUSTIN, PHILLIP W., 90, Claremore, retired Chicago Public Schools educator and veteran, died Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017. Services 2 p.m. Saturday, St. Peter’s Baptist Church, Tulsa. Butler Stumpff Funeral Home, Tulsa.

MCCASKEY, MICHAEL EUGENE, 64, Luther, landscaper, died Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. No services planned. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service 

LAMBERT, TAMMY KAY, 58, Owasso, died Sunday, July 30, 2017. Graveside service 10 a.m. Wednesday, Graceland Memorial Park Cemetery. Mowery Funeral Service, Owasso.

FOSSA, THOMAS J., 78, Claremore, retired lithographer, died Sunday, July 23, 2017. Rosary 7 p.m. Tuesday, St. Cecilia Catholic Church. Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Wednesday, St. Cecilia Catholic Church, Claremore. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service  

WILSON, BRIAN RICHARD, 55, Claremore, died Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Graveside services 10 a.m. Saturday, Highland Cemetery, Inola. Rice Funeral Service.

SIGGINS, BETTY LOU, 94, Claremore, retired administrative assistant, died Monday, July 17, 2017. Private family services planned. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

BRADFORD, CHERYL LYNNE, 65, Inola, retired special ed teacher, died Thursday, July 6, 2017. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday, Claremore Assembly of God. Interment, Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Rice Funeral Service.

DAVIS, JARENE KATHRYN, 91, Claremore, died Thursday, June 29, 2017. Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Chapel of the Garden, Rice Funeral Service. Burial, Woodlawn Cemetery.

HOPKINS, NANCY CLAUDETTE, 67, Claremore, died Friday, June 30, 2017. Services 1 p.m. Monday, Rehoboth Baptist Church. Burial, Green Hill Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Sapulpa. Visitation 104 p.m. Sunday with family to greet friends 2-4 p.m., MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

SHOEMAKER, CATHY JOYCE, 66, Claremore, died Saturday, June 24, 2017. Services 3 p.m. Saturday, Chapel of the Garden, Rice Funeral Service.

BROWN, SHIRLEY, 77, Catoosa, died Monday, June 19, 2017. Services 10 a.m. Thursday, Harvest Baptist Church. Burial, Ross Mayes Cemetery. Visitation 2-8 p.m. Wednesday, with family to receive visitors 4-6 p.m. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

HISE, MYRON RAY, 70, Owasso, retired from OG&E, died Saturday, June 17, 2017. Services pending. Palmer Marler Funeral Home, Perry.

TAYRIEN, ROBERT C., 77, Pawhuska, died Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Mass 10 a.m. Friday at St. John Before the Latin Gate, Pawhuska. Interment, Pawhuska City Cemetery. Kendrick McCartney Johnson Funeral Home,  Pawhuska.  

LADD, SHERRI, 56, Claremore, Justus-Tiawah teacher, died Saturday, June 10, 2017. Services pending. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

VANZANT, FLORENE, 76, Claremore, died Monday, June 5, 2017. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, FBC Claremore. Visitation 1-8 p.m. Wednesday, with family to greet friends 6-8 p.m. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

 

ARMBRISTER, DONNIE LEWIS, 79, Claremore, died Tuesday, May 30, 2017. Services 2 p.m. Friday, House of Prayer Holiness Church, Tulsa. Visitation 1-8 p.m. Thursday, MMS-Payne Chapel. MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service. 

COIL, BOBBY “BOB,” age unavailable, Claremore, business owner, died Tuesday, May 30, 2017. Services pending. DeLozier Funeral Service, Chelsea.

KIRK, PHYLLIS A., 77, Claremore, retired credit and collections specialist, died Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Services 3 p.m. Friday, Cedar Point Church, Claremore. Visitation 3-7 p.m. Thursday, with family to receive visitors 5-7 p.m. Cedar Point Church. DeLozier Funeral Service, Chelsea

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