Bill G. Shirel, 87

Born February 17, 1934

Died June 10, 2021

Russell Gilbert "Russ" Hayes, 92

Born June 22, 1928

Died June 9, 2021

Virginia Lee Tutt, 82

Born January 16, 1939

Died June 8, 2021

David Ronald Franklin, 75

Born September 4, 1945

Died June 8, 2021

Robert Lee Barker, 78

Born May 23, 1943

Died June 8, 2021


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Wednesday, June 9, 2021, 9:04 AM

Jack Stanley, 80, of Braggs was injured when the 2014 Ford Escape he was driving yesterday afternoon overturned in a ditch full of water, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

He was driving around 1:15 p.m. northbound on US 64 south of Muskogee when his vehicle ran off the right side of the road and overturned in a ditch full of water, the patrol reported. He was pinned in the vehicle for three minutes, until troopers freed him. He was then flown by helicopter to Saint John Hospital in Tulsa with head and internal injuries.

He was wearing a seatbelt at the time.