Thomas "Tom" L. Trent, 56

Born March 20, 1963

Died April 16, 2019

Dorothy N. Garrison, 99

Born May 4, 1919

Died April 15, 2019

Cecil Edwards Swepston, 63

Born March 15, 1956

Died April 14, 2019

Jewel A. Corley, 66

Born May 26, 1952

Died April 14, 2019


Our death notices and obits are always free to the families and funeral homes.


Thursday, April 18

Harley Hamm's Invitational Jam
Second Annual Arts For Autism Gala
Traveling Exhibition: Blessings of Liberty & The Bill of Rights
Meeting For Indigenous People's Day Muskogee
Honor Heights Park - Azalea Festival
Century 21 Clinkenbeard Open House
Glow Golf on the Green
Advanced PLC Programming & Troubleshooting
Supervisory Academy I
Microsoft Excel I - An Introductory Course
Muskogee Tobacco Cessation Group
Fire Revival
Margaret Artist Taylor - Citizen of the Arts Award

Sunday, January 20, 2019, 10:34 AM

Jimmy Thompson

Muskogee registered its first homicide of 2019 on Saturday as Jimmie Thompson was stabbed and killed at 525 N. 6th St around 4 p.m., according to Officer Lincoln Anderson.

Police officers were dispatched to a possible robbery and assault at that location and found Thompson there with stab wounds. Muskogee County EMS transported him to Saint Francis Hospital in Muskogee, where he died as a result of his injuries.

Investigators talked to people at the scene and identified a suspect, Allen Syfrett, 54, of Muskogee. Syfrett was located at a separate residence and arrested at 7:45 p.m.

No further details are yet available.