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Iris Mae Goins McCullough, 80, a native of Cameron, was born to Dock L. Goins and Lydia V. Crenshaw on April 29, 1931.
Iris died on Jan. 2, 2012. She attended Poteau High School and moved to California in 1949. She met her future husband, James T. McCullough and married in Atwater, Calif., in August, 1949.
She is preceded in death by her husband, James; son, Jeffrey; and grandson, Jeffrey. She is also preceded in death by her three brothers and one sister, Clyde, Woodrow and Harvey and Irene.
She is survived by her sisters, Ruby Gregory and Kathy Himes of Poteau; Loretta McParland of Atwater; and brothers, Al Goins and Vineyard Goins of Cottonwood, Calif. She was a loving mother to her three children, Diana McCullough, Linda Haws and Jeffery McCullough. Iris has four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Iris loved life and the time she was able to spend with her sisters and brothers and family.
A Memorial Service is being held today at Wilson Family Funeral Chapel in Atwater.