McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

November 20, 2013

Charles Kirksey Chapman


Submitted report

McALESTER — Charles Kirksey Chapman, 79, of Eufaula, died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Kelley Memorial Chapel. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory of Eufaula.

Ralph Allen Crumbley

Ralph Allen Crumbley, 63, of Canadian, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Brumley-Mills Chapel with Mike Scifres officiating. The family will host a dinner after the service at Canadian Community Center. Arrangements are under the direction of Brumley-Mills Funeral Home of McAlester.

Born April 25, 1950, in McAlester, he was the son of Thomas and Helen (Welch) (Crumbley) Luna. He grew up here and graduated from McAlester High School. He had lived here and Canadian all his life.

He worked as a mechanic for Ronnie Young Auto Repair for 20 years. He was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Toni and Mickey Utley, of Tennessee, and Shonda and Jeno Eads, of McAlester; grandchildren, Zachary and Bailey McMullan, Memory, Madison, Mara and Bo Utley and Jessica Teague; great-grandchildren, Peyton and Jaylon Teague; brothers and sisters and their spouses, Thomas Crumbley, of Canadian, Leonard and Kay Luna, of Eufaula, Carl Lee Luna, of Canadian, Jerry Luna, of Canadian, Virginia and Roland Newby, of McAlester, Donna and Mike Maynard, of Canadian, Carolyn Jones, of Canadian, Pamalla Bice, of Canadian, Jane Ann Luna, of Canadian, Janett and Mike Anderson, of Canadian, Patricia and Gary Rhodes, of Eufaula, Catherine and Donald Eldridge, of Canadian, and Judy and Bob Upson, of Canadian; an uncle, John Welsh, of Yanush, and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a nephew, Cody Luna; a niece, Karen Kay Rhodes, and the mother of his children, Sonja Quinn.