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Thomas Roy Hebb, Sr., 62

Born May 30, 1957

Died May 29, 2020

Kevin Lee Guy, 57

Born November 1, 1962

Died May 26, 2020

Maxine Tate, 53

Born December 20, 1966

Died May 26, 2020

Howard S. Jayne, 75

Born July 9, 1944

Died May 24, 2020

Frank Steven Carvajal, 73

Born June 14, 1946

Died May 23, 2020

Floretta L. Leatherman, 80

Born August 31, 1939

Died May 23, 2020

Lisa Kay Mullen, 56

Born June 26, 1963

Died May 22, 2020

Kathryn Joyce Cookson, 82

Born December 24, 1937

Died May 22, 2020

Thomas R. Meeker, 81

Born February 24, 1939

Died May 21, 2020

Terry Lee Shipman, 65

Born June 2, 1954

Died May 19, 2020

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 9:50 AM

Kelsey Len Girty

Kelsey Len Girty, 30, of Muskogee has been charged with a felony count of child endangerment by driving under the influence after an incident on June 1 on Oklahoma Highway 10A, according to documents filed with the case.

Girty is alleged to have been driving southbound on the highway when she lost control of her 1999 SUV struck a tree and flipped onto its top. When highway patrol officers arrived at the scene, the vehicle was empty and Girty was not there. A fireman told the trooper that the driver had been delivered by private vehicle to her residence just up the road. The driver had found her and a child standing beside the vehicle, covered in blood.

When the officer approached Girty at her house, he said she hysterically told him she was drunk and her “kid needed food,” so she had driven to the store. As the officer continued to question her, he reported that she became angry, gritting her teeth and yelling “take me to jail.” She reported to the officer that she had consumed a fifth of whiskey before driving.

The child was taken via ambulance to Saint Francis Hospital in Tulsa for a deep gash on his arm.

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