Archive - Obituary
February 9th, 2015
Charles G. Evans, 79, of Monroe died Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, in Heavener.
Charles was born Aug. 12, 1935, in Monroe to John S. and Dollie (Gregory) Evans. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Charles worked as a ranch foreman.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Opal Hicks and Jewell Garrett; brothers, Carmet and Wilford Evans.
Robert Giles Holt, 84, of Vian died Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, in Vian. Services were held Monday, Feb. 9, at Dowden-Robert Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery, Heavener.
Shae Duane McLaughlin, 27, of Heavener died Friday, Feb. 6, 2015. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10, at Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Oakland Cemetery, Poteau.
Verda Johnson, 82, of Albion died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, in Talihina.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, at the War Cry Ministries Church under the directionÂ Â of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina.
Rylee Shealynn Warren, 5 months, of Wister died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015.
She was born Sept. 11, 2014, in Talihina to Robert Lane and Kimberlyn Grace (Hobbs) Warren.
Survivors include her parents; sister, Aubree Warren; brother, Jagger Warren; grandparents, Jason and Crystal Hobbs, Tracey Hobbs, Robert Warren, Taylor Warren, Carolyn Lenoir and John Lenoir; numerous great grandparents; other relatives and loved ones.
Leota Jean Hensley, 58, of Keota died Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, in her home.
She was born Oct. 13, 1956, in Kansas City, Mo., to Chester and Leota Carty. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend.Â
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Marty Hensley; and a brother, Steve Carty.
Louise McDonald, 84, of Poteau died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, in Fort Smith, Ark.
She was born Oct. 4, 1930, in Kully Cha Ha (Cameron) to Rich and Masona (Sanderson) Adams.Â She was a homemaker.
Louise is preceded in death by her parents and beloved step-mother Purnie (Garrett) Adams, as well as her husband, Joe Earl McDonald.
James Larry Thomas, 66, of Monroe died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, in Monroe.
James was born March 25, 1948, in Waldron, Ark., to James Henry and Madine Vivian (Duncan) Thomas. He worked at Baldor Electric for 40 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Richard; mother-in-law, Beulah Miller; grandchildren, Aiden and Kimber Burns.
Anna Lee Kopacka, 90, of Hodgen died Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, in Meeker.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, at United Methodist Church in Hodgen. Burial will be in Heavener Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home, Heavener.
Kenneth Jack Hammond, 92, of Poteau died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, in Poteau.