Grady Eugene “Dick” Aary

Grady Eugene “Dick” AaryGrady Eugene “Dick” Aary, 88, of Flower Hill died Friday, July 11, 2014, in Flower Hill. Dick was born April 17, 1926, in Bokoshe to William “Day” and Ethel (Aldridge) Aary. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Dick owned a body shop. He was a deacon for most of his adult life. He was a member of the Bethel Light House Full Gospel Church in Panama. No better man ever walked on the face of this earth. Dick was preceded in death by his first wife, Aileene (LeFlore) Aary; his parents; brother, Earskin Aary; grandson, Rocky Calhoun; great-granddaughter, Joyce Calhoun; great-grandson, Jason Hudlow.Survivors include his wife, Edna Aary of the home; daughters, Karen Belknap of Poteau, Mary Mills of Spiro, Gail Vosler of Spiro, Julia Preston of Fanshawe, Deborah Box and husband Eugene of Summerfield, Carmel Cook and husband Dewey of Bokoshe; son, Keith Hovey of Spiro; eight granddaughters; eight grandsons; 41 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; other relatives, loved ones and friends.Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, at Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau with Brother James Hill officiating. Burial will be in Milton Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Keith Hovey, Clifford Hovey, Joe Solomon, Greg Graham, Brian Scamardo, Frankie Solomon Jr., Frankie Solomon, Sr., Casey Thompson. Honorary pallbearers will be Noah Sumpter, Curtley Joe Solomon, Bryce Palmer and Jessie Calhoun.The family will visit with relatives and friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Evans and Miller Funeral Home.