SAD  MOMENTS  of  2011

  TAHLEQUAH, OK - Leo Deerinwater  (Seq. Stud. 1947) , 77, died Tues. Dec. 6, 2011. Services were Fri., Dec. 9th ~ Culver-Reed Funeral Home Chapel.

  ARDMORE, OK - Hawaii L. Wilson  (Seq. Class 1961) , 67, died Fri. Nov. 25, 2011. Services were Mon., Nov. 28th ~ Northeast Baptist Church.

  MUSKOGEE, OK - Kathleen Jackson  (Seq. Staff 2000s) , 64, died Fri. Nov. 25, 2011. Services were Tues. Nov. 29th ~ First United Methodist Church.

  TAHLEQUAH, OK - John A. Ketcher  (Seq. Class 1942) , 89, died Mon. Oct. 17, 2011. Services were Fri., Oct. 21st ~ Sequoyah Schools gym.

  OKLA. CITY, OK - Otemah Davis  (Seq. Emp-Kid 1950s) , 71, radiology technician, died Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011. Private family services.


  CLAREMORE, OK - Martha S. Snell  (Seq. Class 1955) , 67, died Sept. 28, 2011. Services were Oct. 3rd ~ Rehoboth Baptist Church, Claremore..

  JAY, OK - Wylena Barnes  (Seq. Fresh 1969) , 59, died Sept. 20, 2011. Services were Sept. 23rd ~ Grand Lake Funeral Home Chapel, Jay.

  EL RENO, OK - Pauline Perry Williams  (Seq. Stud. 1940s) , 86, died Sept. 10, 2011.  Services were Sept. 13th ~ El Reno Cemetery pavilion.

  SAPULPA, OK - Evelyn Homer  (Seq. Class of 1938) , 93, died Sept. 3, 2011.

  TAHLEQUAH, OK - Robert C. Tyon  (Seq.Fresh.'66) , 60, died Fri. Sept. 2, 2011. Services were Tues. Sept. 13th, Reed-Culver Chapel, Tahlequah.


  STILWELL, OK - Robert L. Cornsilk  (Seq.Soph.'58) , 72, died Fri. Aug 19, 2011. Services were Wed. Aug. 24th, Hart Funeral Home, Stilwell.

  OKEMAH, OK - Svnockv Harjo  (Seq.fresh.'03) , 22, died Fri. July 27, 2011. Services were Sat. July 30th, Creek Chapel Church south of Okemah.

  PAWNEE, OK - Marissa Chapman  (Seq.Cls'92) , 37, died Sun. July 17, 2011. Services were Fri. July 22nd ~ Pawnee H.S. Auditorium, Pawnee, Okla.

  STILWELL, OK - Jason Littlecook  (Seq.Cls'98) , 32, died Thur. July 7, 2011. Services were Wednesday July 13th ~ Hart Memorial Chapel in Stilwell.

  OKEMAH, OK - Kenneth Cheek  (Seq.stud. 1950s) , 64, died Thur. June 23, 2011. Services: Tues. June 28th ~ Montesoma Baptist Church ~ Okemah.

  TAHLEQUAH, OK - Zelda Rains  (Seq.Emp. 1961-79) , 92, died Wed. June 22, 2011. Graveside Services: Sat. June 25th ~ Tahlequah City Cemetery.

  TAHLEQUAH, OK - Leroy Adair  (Seq.Class of 1967) , 61, died Thur. June 16, 2011. Services: June 18th ~ Cornerstone Fellowship Church, Tahlequah.

  BROKEN ARROW, OK - Gretchen Sullateskee  (Seq.Class of 1972) , 56, died Sat. June 4, 2011. Services: June 9th in Floral Haven Chapel, Broken Arrow.

  OKMULGEE, OK - Willis John Tecumseh  (Seq.Class of 1966) , 65, died Sat. May 21, 2011. Services: Tues. May 24th ~ Concharty United Methodist Church.

  OAKS, OK - O.J. Turtle  (Seq.student 1970s) , 59, died Mon. May 16, 2011. Services: Thur. May 19th at the Eben-Ezer Lutheran Church in Oaks.

  TWIN OAKS, OK - Anna Louise Ade  (Seq. soph. 1966) , 63, died Sat. May 14, 2011. Services: Wed. May 18th at Twin Oaks Baptist Church.

  TAHLEQUAH, OK - Levi Gritts Sr.  (Seq.stud. 1930s ~ Dorm attendant 1964-81) , 88, died May 3, 2011. Graveside Services: May 9th ~ Swimmer Cemetery.

  PENSACOLA, OK - Edmond Bark  (Seq.Soph. 1959) , 68, died April 21, 2011. Services: Apr. 26th ~ 1st Baptist Church of Pensacola.

  HOLDENVILLE, OK - Melvin D. Bruner  (Seq.Class 1964) , 66, died April 13, 2011. Services: Apr. 16th ~ Salt Creek Methodist Church ~ Holdenvile.

  TAHLEQUAH, OK - Della Roach  (Seq.Emp-Spouse-1960s) , 93, died April 6, 2011. Services: Apr. 12th ~ Interment: Tahlequah City Cemetery.

  STILWELL, OK - Leroy Locust  (Seq.Fresh. 1968) , 58, died April 4, 2011. Services: Apr. 7th ~ Roberts/Reed-Culver Funeral Home Chapel, Stilwell.

  ADA, OK - Arlington Worcester  (Seq.Fresh. 1960) , 66, died April 3, 2011. Services: Apr. 7th ~ Interment: Seeley Chapel Cemetery in Connerville.

  TAHLEQUAH, OK - Lena Byrd  (Seq.Class of 1991) , died Friday March 19, 2011. Services ~ Mar. 23rd ~ Roberts Funeral Home ~ Stilwell.

  TAHLEQUAH, OK - Earlene Ummerteskee  (Seq.Class of 1988) , 41, died March 12, 2011. Services: Mar. 16th ~ Interment: Pumpkin Hollow Cemetery, Proctor.

  GLENPOOL, OK - Felix Watashe  (Seq.Stud.1960s) , 67 died March 6, 2011. Services were March 10th at Snake Creek Indian Baptist Church.

  TAHLEQUAH, OK - John T. Thompson  (Seq.Class of 1944) , 87, died March 5, 2011. Services were held Mar. 8th ~ Reed Culver Funeral Home Chapel.

  PAWHUSKA, OK - Robert Bighorse  (Seq.Stud.1950s) , 78, died Feb. 28, 2011. Services were March 7th at The Wakon Iron Hall, Osage Reservation.

  RIVERSIDE, CA - Gloria Jean McCarter  (Class of 1981) , 47, died Feb. 20, 2011. Services were held March 11th at the Elm Tree Baptist Church.

  HOLDENVILLE, OK - Barney Powell  (Class of 1985) , 46, died Feb. 7, 2011. Services: Thur. Feb.10th ~ Middle Creek #1 Baptist Church, Lamar, OK.

  TAHLEQUAH, OK - Ruth Ballard  (Class of 1941) , 89, died Feb. 1, 2011. Services were Feb. 5th ~ Interment Feb. 8th in Greenleaf Cememetery.

  MUSKOGEE, OK - Lyle Keith Deere  (Friend of Sequoyah) , 52, died Sun. Jan. 30, 2011. Services were Feb 3rd ~ St. Paul United Methodist Church.

  MUSKOGEE, OK - Edna Mae Coon  (Seq. Class of 1951) , 80, died Tues. Jan. 25, 2011 in Muskogee. Services were Jan. 28th. ~ Rev. Aaron Tiger officiated.

  CHECOTAH, OK - Edward David Lowery  (Seq. Class of 1952) , 76, died Fri. Jan. 21, 2011. Private family memorial service.


  TAHLEQUAH, OK - Marion Brown Hagerstrand , 89, daughter of former Seq. Supt. Jack Brown and a long time friend of Sequoyah and the Cherokee Nation, died Tues. Jan. 18, 2011. Services were Jan. 22nd.

  HENRYETTA, OK - Patricia Ann Williams  (Seq. Class of 1969) , 60, retired dental assistant, died Sat. Jan. 8, 2011. Services were Jan. 12th in Henryetta.

  WALTERBORO, S.C. - Andrew Mouse  (Seq. Class of 1953) , 78, died Fri., Jan. 7, 2011. Memorial services: 15 Oct. 2011 in Jay, Okla.