Archive - Obituary
November 12th, 2014
Howard Ray Goins, 76, of Panama died Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, in Poteau.
Howard was born May 9, 1938, in Panama to Otto and Ola Mae (Sherfield) Goins. He was a heavy equipment operator. Howard was a hard worker, a proud Navy veteran and a friend to everyone. He never met a stranger.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Wanda Goins; granddaughter, RaeLena Shelton; special son-in-law, Randy Shelton; siblings, Levenia Newel, Orville Goins, Linda Goins, Ethelene Covey and Pauline Cox.
Emma Marler, 86, of Wister died November 10, 2014. She was born Nov. 25, 1927, in Wilburton to Leland and Anna (Dameron) Harris. Emma was married to William P. â€śBillâ€ť Marler on Nov. 3, 1947 in Van Buren, Ark. She was a homemaker, a loving mother and grandmother and will be missed by everyone that knew her.
Emma was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bill; and three brothers, George, Ira and Johnny Ray Harris.
Nadine Wright, 90, of Spiro died Friday, Nov. 7, 2014.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12, in New Hope Cemetery under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.
James Ed McCormick, 70, of Sallisaw died Friday, Nov. 7, 2014.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12, at Unity Baptist Church Keota. Family visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Mallory-Martin Funeral Home in Keota.
William Frank â€śSnappyâ€ť Enkoff, 96, of Talihina died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in Talihina.
Services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 11, at the Oakland Cemetery Pavilion in Poteau under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home.
Joyce F. Foliart, 68, of Bokoshe died Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Joyce was born March 29, 1946, in Bend, Ore., to William and Jessie (Henson) Kirkendoll. She was a homemaker. Joyce attended the Bennington Church.
Charles â€śSonnyâ€ť Farrar, 73, of Cameron, died Nov. 8, 2014, in Fayetteville, Ark.
He was born March 7, 1941, in Cameron to Owen and Mary â€śMooneyhamâ€ť Farrar. He was retired from Johnson Controls, Inc. and also worked at Poorboy Livestock Auction.Â Sonny was preceded in death by his father Owen Farrar.
Herman â€śSmokeyâ€ť Hampton, 92, of Howe died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, in Poteau. Services were held Tuesday, Nov. 4, at Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home in Heavener. Burial was in Howe Cemetery.
Tommy Lee Nichols, 74, of Poteau died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Poteau.
Graveside services were held Monday, Nov. 3, at the Fort Smith National Cemetery, Fort Smith, Ark., under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina.
Geraldine Custard, 89, of Muse died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, at home.
Services were held Monday at the Lenox Christ Church, Burial was in Lenox Cemetery under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina.