Sunday, January 20

Painting with Gwyn 3rd Sunday
Vision Board Workshop
Christian Life Class - Jonah - You Can't Outrun Grace

Monday, January 21

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. - Parade & Celebration
Georgia-Pacific Playground - Ribbon Cutting Celebration
Antioch, The Temple of Hope
MIN 4523: American Indian Ministry Internship 2019
PS Academy Oklahoma Real Estate Pre-Licensing Course
Semi-Annual Clearance Sale
Act Like Men Study - Don't Waste Your Life

Tuesday, January 22

The Real Okie Movie Night Presents, Pretty in Pink!
National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week®- Awareness Campaign
LiveLoveCycle Indoor Training
Semi-Annual Clearance Sale

James “Jim” L. Chappell, 89

Born Saturday, April 13, 1929

Died Thursday, January 3, 2019

James Lavern ‘Jim’ Chappell, 89, of Tahlequah was born April 13, 1929 in Wichita, Kansas to Freeland and Bertha (Ganus) Chappell and peacefully passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019 in the Jack C Montgomery Veteran’s Hospital in Muskogee.
James attended school in Liberty, OK and joined the United States Navy on August 29, 1946, receiving an honorable discharge on October 6, 1947. In 1963-1973, Jim worked for the Kennedy Space Center on launch pads and the Vertical Assembly Building. Jim was a plumber/pipefitter for the VA Medical Center in Muskogee and served as President of the AFGE Union when he retired in 1994. Jim was a 32nd Degree Mason and member of the Lodge in Merritt Island, Fl.
Jim is preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Christine Chappell and sister, Betty Slavin.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife Genie of the home; daughter, Cheri Brandi of Orlando, FL; granddaughters, Kelly Felton of Clearwater Beach, FL. and Lindsey Ray Moskaluk of Orlando, FL; grandson, James William Moskaluk III; great-grandsons, Lincoln Maverick Myers and Nixson Merrick Myers all of Orlando, FL.
A visitation will be held Wednesday, January 9, 2019 in the Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home with family receiving friends 5PM-7PM.
A service celebrating Jim’s life will be held at 11:30AM Thursday, January 10, 2019 at the Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Delbert Hawpe officiating.
Committal prayers and interment will follow in the Fort Gibson National Cemetery with Shawn Slavin, Eric Slavin, Jeff McDaniel, Ged Wright, Clifford Ritchie, Gary Drain and Joe Grayson serving as casket bearers. Military honors will be observed.
The family of James Lavern Chappell has entrusted his services and burial to Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home, Fort Gibson. 918-478-2555
Online condolences may be left at

Clifford D. Garrett Family Funeral Home