Cemetery Board

Meetings 
  • 4:00 pm
  • Meets the second Wednesday, every other month
  • Stipe Recreation Center 801 N 9th St. McAlester, OK 74501
Meeting Schedule for 2021:
January 7, 2021
March 4, 2021
May 6, 2021
July 8, 2021
September 9, 2021
November 4, 2021

Composition
The board shall consist of seven members, who shall be appointed by the mayor with approval by the council. The mayor shall appoint a chairman with the approval of the City Council. The members shall elect a vice-chairmen and a secretary as soon as practicable after the first meeting of each year. The board members are appointed for three year terms which shall expire on December 31. Members shall serve without compensation.

Current Members:
Phillip Stizza
Thanita Wiggins
Ruth Harkins
Ryan Braswell
Debbie Armstrong

Purpose
The Cemetery Board may advise and make recommendations to the council and city manager on any matters pertaining to the cemetery.

The board was established by council August 14, 1973, Ord. No. 1377, Ord. No. 1860.