Stoney Nicholson, 26, of Oktaha was killed in a motorcycle wreck just before midnight on Aug. 31, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
Nicholson was driving a 2006 Suzuki motorcycle northbound on Texanna Road five miles east of Checotah when he failed to negotiate a left curve, departed the roadway to the right, laid the bike over and struck a tree, the patrol reported.
He was wearing a helmet at the time but was pronounced dead at the scene due to head injuries. The cause of the wreck is unknown, the patrol reported.
Services are being handled by Integrity Funeral Service in Henryetta. Viewing will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home and the funeral will be 2 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.