Burnice Jeraldine Gwin, 85, of Fort Smith, Ark., formerly of Poteau, died Friday, June 21, 2013, in Fort Smith. Burnice was born Dec. 27, 1927 in Buckland, Mo. She was a nurse. Burnice was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harold Gwin; brothers, Roy, Russell and Robert King; and sister, Ruby Vincent.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Ivan and Teresa Foxworthy of Fort Smith; grandchildren, Shelley and David Dennis of Poteau, Frank Stockton of Fort Smith, Clint Stockton of Pocola; nine great-grandchildren; other relatives and loved ones; many friends.
Services will be held at 3 p.m., Tuesday, June 25, in Oakland Cemetery, Poteau, with Sonny Daniels officiating.
The family will be at Evans and Miller Funeral Home on Monday from 6-8 p.m. to visit with relatives and friends. You may leave an online message at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com.