Archive - Obituary
Billy Joe Laughlin, 82, of Spiro died Tuesday, Dec. 18. Services will beat 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, at Mallory-Martin Funeral Home. Burial will be in Mayfied Cemetery, Goodman, Mo. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Edwin Elzie Bowman, 75, of poteau die Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in Poteau. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, in the Dowden Funeral Home Chapel, Heavener. Burial will be in Hodgen Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Terry Edward Koeninger, 65, of Poteau died Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in Poteau.
Terry was born Feb. 11, 1947 in Plainview, Texas, to Ernest Edward and Gussie Margaurite (Orcutt) Koeninger. Terry retired in 2007 after 38 years with J.C. Penney. His tenure with J.C. Penney began in Lubbock, Texas. Ten years were in Fort Smith, Ark., as assistant manager. The last 13 years he was manager in Maysville, KY. Terry began his courageous battle with cancer in 2008 and on Tuesday he won, receiving his prize of Heaven.
Ida Bell Thompson, 65, of Poteau died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, in Oklahoma City.Â Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21, at Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, Poteau.Â Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Carl Bolton, 67, of Heavener died Dec. 16, 2012, in Fort Smith, Ark.
He was born Dec. 26, 1944, to Clifford Felix and Lela Margaret (Mullins) Bolton.He was a self employed carpenter.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters, one brother and a son, Michael Shane Bolton.
Edward â€śEddieâ€ť Estein, 46, of Howe died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, at Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Poteau. Burial will be in New Hope Cemetery under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Spiro.
Fawn Louise Morrow, 85, of Fort Smith, Ark., formerly of Heavener died Friday, Dec. 14, in Fort Smith. Services were held Sunday, Dec. 16, at Pinecrest Cemetery, Mena, Ark., under the direction of Dowden Funeral Home, Heavener.
Hazel Lucille Richards, 85, of Fort Smith, Ark., died Saturday, Dec. 15. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, in Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel in Spiro.
Melba Louise Scroggins Cooper, 71, of Panama died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, in Poteau.Â A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, at Greenhill Baptist Church, Cameron, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
Jean â€śJeanneâ€ť Marie Kinsey, 71, of Panama died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, in Bixby.
Jeanne was born May 31, 1941 at Shady Point to Harvey Ruyle and Bonnie Painter Ruyle. Jeanne grew up at Shady Point and attended Panama High School.Â She married Andrew J. Kinsey on Feb. 14, 1990, in Spiro. Jeanne attended World Outreach church and was involved in prison ministry.