DEATHS

Mary Katherine Dawson, 67

Born July 24, 1952

Died July 2, 2020

Mary Inez Sims, 79

Born September 1, 1940

Died July 2, 2020

Teresa Dawn Reid, 36

Born August 10, 1983

Died July 2, 2020

Shawn Wayne Wheeler, 51

Born February 4, 1969

Died July 1, 2020

John B. Bebee, 89

Born April 25, 1931

Died July 1, 2020

Linda L. "Poni" Wilson, 69

Born October 11, 1950

Died June 29, 2020

Kenneth Ray Benton, 83

Born May 17, 1937

Died June 29, 2020

Roy Dale Jenkins, 80

Born December 11, 1939

Died June 29, 2020

Micheal Joseph Motte, 63

Born December 4, 1956

Died June 27, 2020

Warren Clay Graham Sr., 82

Born October 14, 1937

Died June 26, 2020

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Thursday, February 6, 2020, 9:56 AM

Michael Mahan, left, accepts his badge from Sheriff Terry Freeman

Muskogee County Sheriff Terry Freeman promoted Chief Deputy Michael Mahan to the office of Undersheriff for Muskogee County.

Mahan has served in law enforcement since 1991 as a Muskogee Police reserve officer, then police officer — during which he served as the public information officer, community relations officer and sergeant in the patrol division — and from 2018 to the present as chief deputy of the Muskogee County Sheriff’s Office.

Mahan graduated in 1993 from Northeastern State University with a bachelor of science degree in criminal justice.

He is a lifelong resident of Muskogee County, married to his wife, Karen, for 24 years with seven children.

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