Donnie Lee Fryhover

Donnie Lee Fryhover, 64, of Monroe died Thursday, July 3, 2014 in Spiro. He was born Jan. 24, 1950, in Poteau. He was a retired teacher and a hay farmer. He is survived by his wife, Linda Fryhover; daughter, Ahna Fryhover, of Fort Smith, Ark.; three sisters, Dianne Reed and husband M.L. of Monroe, Paulette Kersh and husband Wayne of Monroe and Cheryl Stacy and husband Bobby of Howe; sister-in-law, Mary Highfill of Heavener; brother-in-law Bob and Judy Highfill and family of San Diego, Calif.; nephews, Michael Highfill of Heavener, Jason Kersh and Nickie of Paris, Ark., and Jeff and Ashley Stacy of Howe; three nieces, Kim and Chris Heath of Poteau, Brooke and Lance Glenn of Monroe and LeAnn Stacy of Howe; and a host of other family and friends. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, at Howe High School gymnasium with burial at Monroe Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Ronnie Benefield, David Faulkenberry, Jeff Stacy, Jason Kersh, Billy Terry, Donnie Martin and Bob Free. Honorary pallbearers will be Joe Martin, Johnny Sutmiller, Jervin Mosley and Shon Shankle. Memorials may be made to Don Fryhover Scholarship Fund (funds are used for deserving students at Howe High School) at Community State Bank in Poteau. Arrangements are under the direction of Lewis-Roberts Funeral Chapel in Fort Smith, Ark. To place an online tribute, please visit