Archive - Apr 2014 - Obituary
Douglas Wayne Aldridge, 65, of Warner died April 17, 2014, in Gore. Douglas was born July 19, 1948, to Oren and Dorothy (Monks) Aldridge. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Roy and Grace Monks; uncles, Orlen Ritter, Floyd Sanders, Melford Weaver; aunts, Lavon Swenson Lois Ritter.
Shirley Jacqueline White, 74, of Spiro died Friday, April 25, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark. Shirley was born August 4, 1939, in Rock Springs, Wyo., to Milton M. and Fleeta L. (Morelock) Claxton. She was an interior designer and owner of Village Flowers and Gifts in Panama. Shirley attended Victory Worship Center. She was a member of Silver Haired Legislature, lifetime member of VFW Auxiliary 4884, past president of Eagles 3860, member of the Red Hat Society, American Legion â€“ Bokoshe, Order of the Eastern Star and LeFlore County Election Board.
Jerry Lynn Parham, 54, of Heavener, OK passed away Wednesday, April 23, 2014 in Fort Smith, AR. Jerry was born February 13, 1960 in Poteau, OK to Luther A. & Bonita Mae (Guss) Parham. Jerry was a truck driver for over 26 years. He was preceded in death by his father.
Elda Mae Walker, 82, of Panama died Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in Spiro. Elda was born Jan. 1, 1932, in Panama (Poker Bend) to William and Rena (Keeney) Darneal. She worked at Whirlpool. Elda was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Paul â€śSonnyâ€ť Walker. She loved to cook for kids and grandkids and watch them play ball.
Jack Worley, 75, of Cameron died Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.Â Â
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 29, at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau. Family visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Monday at Evans and Miller Funeral Home.
Paul Lowther, 80, died Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at his home in Oklahoma City.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 26, at Muse Baptist Church. Burial will be in Muse Cemetery under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina
Barbara Louise Cheshier, 74, of Pocola died Thursday, April 24, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 26, at Cavanaugh Free Will Baptist Church in Fort Smith. Burial will be at 2:30 p.m. in Prague Cemetery, Prague.Â Family visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. at Evans and Miller Funeral Home in Pocola.
Linda Binns, 70, of Coaldale, Ark., died Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 26, at Coaldale Baptist Church. Burial will be in Coaldale Cemetery.
Family visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home, Heavener.
Isabella Grace Davidson, infant, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark. A private, graveside service was held Saturday, April 19, at Spiro City Cemetery under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home.
John Dixon Self, 79, of Poteau died Saturday, April 19, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark. John was born Feb. 5, 1935, in Shawnee to Clyde G. and Marjorie (Dixon) Self. He was drilling superintendent for Nicklos Drilling Co. of Houston. John was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Charlotte Pate of Sallisaw.Â